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RoseByAny
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Posted - 06/08/2004 :  3:12:52 PM  Show Profile  Visit RoseByAny's Homepage Send RoseByAny a Private Message
I have 1000 yards of worsted weight bamboo... it's a slightly variagated yarn in greens and browns and blues. I'd like to make a sweater, but I was hoping for something a little fancier than just a plain stst, but it can't get too detailed because of the colors in the yarn... It's a VERY lightweight yarn, so something summery would be perfect.

What is the best simple but interesting stitch pattern you've found?

"Choose your friends by their character and your socks by their color. Choosing your socks by their character makes no sense, and choosing your friends by their color is unthinkable."

xmasberry
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Posted - 06/08/2004 :  3:30:04 PM  Show Profile  Visit xmasberry's Homepage Send xmasberry a Private Message
how about garter stitch or seed stitch. i like the texture in both of those stitches and they seem to work with varigated yarns okay.
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