I made this neckwarmer I had been looking at for a while.
It took me 2 train rides across the country of 6 hours each. My total work time may have been near 10 hours or so, maybe a little over.
The yarn is Merino Extra Fine by Drops (not Karisma as it called for)
here is my result:
|inside with strands cought every second stitch|
Addition: I have meanwhile made 2 videos about how to knit while weaving in the yarn on the inside and I want to link them here for further reference:
The Knit Side: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M9cE4FMl7R4
The Purl Side: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c0i1jgQoJoA
By the way: This is how I look with the whole winter set I made, just in case you wondered: