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This beautiful scarf was made using a variety of techniques- hand knitting, machine & hand embroidery, and felting. Made with a soft 100% wool Scottish tweed yarn.

A three season scarf- wear for Spring, Autumn, and Winter. Add some leafy goodness to your wardrobe!

More pictures of this scarf:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/betsiewithey/7625491954/in/set-72157623426140707/
http://www.flickr.com/photos/betsiewithey/7625492852/in/set-72157623426140707/
http://www.flickr.com/photos/betsiewithey/7625491564/in/set-72157623426140707/


The body of the scarf was knit using a soft tweed 100% wool yarn, it is constructed with the stockinette stitch and curls to form a soft tube. This yarn is very soft and decidedly UN-scratchy! Two additional strands of trim frame the scarf. Soft, colorful, and organic, these trims are strands of crocheted mixes of Prism Yarns delightful spring branch-like novelty yarn and a squiggly, tendril-like yarn made by Crystal Palace- they have the feeling of twine from a bird's nest.

The beautiful, delicate embroidered leaves are individually embroidered by me, and are inspired by real leaves. This scarf features colorful leaves of peridot green, golden yellow, deep carmine red, sage green, and moss green. Leaves include: tulip tree (yellow poplar), hawthorn tree, apple, fairy bells, maple, bur oak and features the flower-like leaves of the water plant Marsilea mutica (water clover). I create all my leaves myself- absolutely no embroidery machines, embroidery patterns, or anything of the sort are used! All leaves are made of silk dupioni fabric. Felted wool berries of gold and carmine red are placed at irregular intervals and are enclosed by a web-like embroidery.

Length: 76 inches (193.04 cm)

Made in a smoke-free environment with love and great attention to quality and detail. The edges of each leaf are treated with Dritz Fray Check to prevent fraying.

Each scarf is a one-of-a-kind piece of wearable art. The photos you see here, are the photos of the exact scarf you will get! Care instructions will be included with each purchase.

Wear with confidence. Made to last. Wear it in different ways: hang it around your neck, wrap it once twice, three times. Wear it casual with jeans, or wear for more fancy occasions. Can be worn alone as an indoor decorative scarf, or combine it with your warm, woolly existing scarves to give your winter wear a splash of color and detail.

I ship within 3-5 business days of payment and having it clear. I accept payments with PayPal.

Feel free to message me with any questions or comments!

Scarves ship Priority Mail with insurance for U.S. customers, and First Class Mail for all international customers. International buyers might be subject to customs charges, please know your country's regulations regarding this. It is the buyer's responsibility to pay for any customs fees.

All images © Betsie Withey

Long and leafy Scarf with Embroidered Leaves- Tweedy Avocado Green with Golden Yellow and Carmine Red Berries- Fiber Art Scarf

Overview

  • Handmade item
  • Materials: tweed yarn, novelty yarn, silk dupioni, needle felted wool, embroidery thread, wool yarn
  • Feedback: 547 reviews
  • Ships worldwide from United States
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