Saturday, March 9, 2013

Ruffled Scarf

After reading about how easy it was to make these ruffled scarves on my friend Sharon's blog, Hobbies on a Budget, I have been dying to try one. Last week, my daughter and I had to make a quick trip to the dentist and stopped off at Hobby Lobby to pick up some yarn.

This yarn is so cool! It is like netting. You can knit it, or crochet it. And there are all kinds of cool projects out there you can make with it, including scarves, purses, skirts and much more.  

I let my daughter choose whether she wanted the knitted or crocheted look since they turn out a little different and she opted for the crocheted look.

This week we took a field trip to Nashville, and it was a great opportunity to take along my crochet hook and the yarn.  I was car-pooling, so was blessed not to have to drive. It probably took me around an hour or maybe a little more to finish this awesome lime green scarf.  It is very simple to make. You can find all kinds of tutorials on YouTube or just hop on over to Sharon's Blog to get some pointers. It takes on skein of yarn a little effort and you will have a beautiful scarf to wear or give as a gift.

Have you made one of these yet? I would love to hear about your experience.


  1. Love the lime green! Your scarf turned out gorgeous! So glad you got it made! Now that you know how easy it is, I can predict what you will be giving for birthdays and Christmas this year!!! Congrats!

  2. Thats really great, how clever, Im popping over now to bookmark the page xx

  3. This is gorgeous. I love the way it lays! I know lots of ladies who would love to receive it as a gift.

  4. Hobbies on a Budget inspired me as well! Love the green--perfect for St. Patty's Day!

  5. That is lovely. You made me want to pick up my crochet hook again.


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