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I wanted to make and send a gift to a dear friend of mine in Australia. He told me that it does get cold enough in Sydney to warrant scarves so I decided to make up a small cowl for him. Unisex and not too bulky. Fit was good. If it were met, I'd have made it tighter but he couldn't try it one as I made it. Nice, simple pattern that I would make…

Sport Spice Man Socks, started June 12, 2016, finished July 20, 2016. Pattern: Spice Man - Basic toe-up, all sizes Size: US 6.5/UK 4/EUR 36 Yarn: This is some clearance yarn I bought years ago. It had a simple label indicating that it was Needful Yarns Perform Sock Yarn - 50% wool and 50% CoolMax - a wicking fibre. No other info on gauge, washing, or yardage. Needles: US1/2.25mm 40"/100cm circulars. My standard sock needles.…