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Tiger Lily Cardigan
August 21 2010
September 19 2010
Project info
Tiger Lily Cardigan
Greenfield Cardigan by Melissa LaBarre
Needles & yarn
US 6 - 4.0 mm
Knit Picks Capra
215 yards in stash
10.25 skeins = 1260.8 yards (1152.8 meters), 512 grams

9/19 Done! did sleeves flat & single crocheted them up like a another ravelry - so helpful! I’m not thrilled with the sleeves, like the Salem Hoodie, they are straight and floppy, not like the picture shows. did the last inch with size 4

Blocking now, and will sew on buttons when dry.

9/12 okay, I cannot stand to do these sleeves in garter in the round. I’m knitting these suckers flat or I’ll never finish them.

9/9 finished the body starting the sleeves.

8/29 split the sleeves off, finally. I forget, coming from a project where I used bulky yarn & size 9 needles how freaking long it takes, especially with over 350 stitches per row.

8/21 swatched & got perfect gauge with Capra - I’m excited! I love this yarn, especially this color and this seems like an easy project. I want to finish by the time I go on Seattle holiday at the end of the month.

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August 21 2010
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by Knit Picks
85% Merino, 15% Cashmere goat
123 yards / 50 grams
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  • Originally queued: July 15, 2010
  • Project created: August 21, 2010
  • Updated: September 20, 2010
  • Progress updates: 4 updates