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herringbone poncho
Finished
October 18 2013
November 19 2013
Project info
herringbone poncho
Herringbone Poncho by Joelle Hoverson
Knitting
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Needles & yarn
US 17 - 12.75 mm
Blue Sky Fibers Worsted Hand Dyes
7 skeins = 700.0 yards (640.1 meters), 700 grams
0864
Brown
Notes

the yarn is nice and soft, but am slightly disappointed: 4 out of 8 skeins have had knots. two skeins had knots close enough to the end that they could be cut out and I only lost a couple of feet, but the other two have knots pretty far in and I’ll need to cut and weave in an extra set of ends. rather annoying since there are already so many in this large piece of knitting.

the stitch pattern was pretty fun, and the finished poncho is amazing, but man, those huge needles were a pain, literally, they made my wrist and hand quite sore, I don’t think I will be doing any projects with such large needles again any time soon.

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November 19 2013
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About this yarn
by Blue Sky Fibers
Worsted
50% Alpaca, 50% Merino
100 yards / 100 grams
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  • Project created: October 18, 2013
  • Finished: November 19, 2013
  • Updated: November 19, 2014
  • Progress updates: 7 updates