More beautiful fall weather continues here and in keeping with the fall leaves, here is another knitted project with fall leaves. I found this pattern over at Purl Bee and decided that it would make a nice matching scarf for the foliage hat I talked about in the previous post. The scarf took three balls (just over 600m) of worsted weight yarn and took quite a few hours of knitting. The pattern is quite wide, so I might have been able to save some yarn and some time by decreasing the width a little. This scarf is on it's way to it's new home now in the US. I would like to try this again with some more interesting yarn. I. had not yet blocked the scarf before taking the picture and quite honestly I've never blocked a knitted item before. I certainly have no recollection of my grandmother ever doing that.....but it think it really helps with the appearance .....so I guess I should figure that procedure out:) How hard could it be??