I know! Two knitting posts in one week! It's like I decided I needed to finally finish a bunch of stuff so that I could start some new stuff!
I had no idea what to do with Clara's first batch of the bale. As heretical as it is to say this: In general, I'm not a big fan of cowls, which is what a bunch of folks were making. I wanted something simple and cable-y that would be good to wrap around my shoulders on a chilly day when I am sitting and working. Ergo, this:
It's more like a small rectangular shawl than a scarf and will be perfect.
Here's what it looks like on a smaller person:
What the pictures don't convey is how soft and squishy it is. Oh, bale. You are pretty nifty.