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Neckwarmer for Little A./Gola para a Little A.

Little A. has a kind-of-problem with sleeves. Always had. So, to keep her warm, one needs to be inventive. I came across this glorious idea by Drops Garnstudio and I couldn't be happier with the end result. Everyone turns their head to look at the neckwarmer and yesterday at the yarn store I even had to do a quick workshop on how to make the cowl. I'm not totally crazy about the colours (self-striping sport yarn by Ice Yarns), but I think I'm in love with the piece, nevertheless.
The pattern is free and can be found here:
A Little A. tem uma-espécie-de-problema com mangas. Sempre teve. Por isso, para a manter quente, precisamos de ser inventivos. Encontrei este fantástico modelo da autoria da Drops Garnstudio e não posso estar mais satisfeita com os resultados finais. Toda a gente fica a olhar para a gola e ontem, na retrosaria, até tive de dar uma aula rápida sobre como fazer a gola. Não gosto particularmente das cores do fio (fio que faz as riscas sozinho, do tipo sport, da Ice Yarns), mas acho que estou apaixonada pela peça.
O modelo é gratuito, disponível em português e pode ser encontrado aqui: http://www.garnstudio.com/lang/pt/pattern.php?id=3871&lang=pt
PS: Se quiserem fio Fabel da Drops, não se esqueçam de ir à Bolas de Tons! :)

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