My 2015 Weather-Themed Scarf

Chronicling the daily weather in Virginia and wherever I happened to be.
(Los Angeles, San Francisco, and New York City came into play as well)

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First Step - choose your pattern!

I knew I wanted to crochet it, and I knew I had to choose a pattern that I wouldn't get bored with over the year. I also did the math and realized that this was going to be a very long scarf, even if I used SC (single crochet stitch) so I just went with HDC (half-double crochet) because I liked the look of it.

I used the Petals to Picots V-Stitch Afghan pattern,

but modified it to be HDC.

Second Step - choose your yarn!

I chose Madelinetosh Tosh Merino Light because I'd worked with it before and LOVED it. You can also get samples and shorter skeins of it cheaper than buying an entire skein. (Most of the colors were Unicorn Tails from Jimmy Beans Wool or WEBS. I used an F hook. (3.75mm)



Create a lengend-tag so you won't forget what the colors mean:

Third Step - Do the Thing!

The beginning: Rainy

The end: Cloudy

Total Length: 172 inches | 436.88 cm | 14.3333 feet | 4.3688 meters

(almost) 365 Instagram Images

I combined some days, added extra images other days. Search #whateveriwantittobescarf to see them all. @candicedunlapmiller

Bonus glamour shots (for scale, I swear!)