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Nurse Appreciation Scarf 1 - For Della

I had some amazing nurses during my labor and delivery and also my post-partum stay at Stanford Hospital. In appreciation, I decided to do what? Knit each of them a scarf. Here is the first one, for Della, a lovely nurse who is as bubbly and friendly as I am. We got along extremely well, like fire and petrol! :)




The scarf is a combination of two drop stitch techniques separated by long stretches of garter stitch. I'm thinking of writing it up but I am a little tired right now. :( Maybe later. :)

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  1. Hi Denise! I decided to visit your blog. Wanted to comment on your nurse scarfs. Beautiful! I love feather and fan and the drop stitch and garter together is very nice. Looking foward to the pattern write up of it!

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  2. Thank you Pam! How are you doing? I still haven't posted the completed pattern for the other nurse scarf because I still haven't incorporated the changes you all suggested. :(

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