I've never had someone pay me to make a gift for someone else before, so it was pretty exciting when my friend C. commissioned a cowl-neck scarf and fingerless gloves for her sister-in-law for Christmas. Here's how they turned out:
As usual, my photog skills leave something to be desired. And, truth be told, I might not have gone for such vivid colors myself. But that was the order, and I love this yarn and how the texture turned out (I prefer the chunky, purled side out). It kind of ended up Missoni-esque, I think.
Here's the matching fingerless:
Hairy arms not included.
I hope she likes 'em.