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Wednesday, November 02, 2005

I Need Your Help

I need help deciding which of the unmatching pinks match the vest best (the yarn is on top of the vest) or would suit my vest the best. To refresh memories, I'll be knitting the Hermione mittens (will I have them finished in time for the opening of The Goblet of Fire??).
This is the first candidate...hand dyed with strawberry Kool-Aid.

Contestant #2, hand dyed with pink lemonade Kool-Aid.

And contestant #3, Merino Style yarn from Knit Picks...the closest retail match I could find.

So what yarn should I knit mittens with 1, 2 or 3?


Blogger novaks8 said...

As for a "match" I would say #3.
But I do like the contrast of #1.

11:35 PM, November 01, 2005  
Blogger Amy said...

I'm with novaks8, I like the contrast of #1. #3 might be a bit too matchy matchy.

6:44 AM, November 02, 2005  
Blogger amandamonkey said...

I'm always all about the contrast, too.

6:46 AM, November 02, 2005  
Anonymous Paula said...

I vote for the lemonade

7:42 AM, November 02, 2005  
Blogger Rebecca said...

I am with the majority here. I like the contrast of #1, but if you want to match exactly, #3 would be just fine.

9:16 AM, November 02, 2005  
Anonymous Amy said...

I'd choose #1 first, #3 second.

10:58 AM, November 02, 2005  
Anonymous Sarah in Brooklyn said...

Lemonade, hands down.

12:13 PM, November 02, 2005  
Blogger Fiber Fetish said...

I like the coordination of #2 the best but if you want the exact match go for #3. Personally I like #2 the best....

4:44 PM, November 02, 2005  
Anonymous Mom said...

I thought #2 looked good but #3 is the best match.

6:44 PM, November 02, 2005  

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