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Baby Sophisticate Sweater
Baby Sophisticate by Linden Down
Knitting
Nathan Umbarger
small
Needles & yarn
US 9 - 5.5 mm
Lion Brand Vanna's Choice Solids, Heathers & Twists
Notes

Love this pattern - such an interesting construction. I love knitting in the round and not sewing up seams. You knit the yoke first, then the body of the sweater. You put the stitches for the sleeves on holders and then after the body of the sweater is knit, you just put those sleeve stitches on your needles and knit the sleeves in the round. Then you pick up stitches and knit the shawl collar and placket.

I never knit with acrylic, but this colorway caught my eye and I liked it. Don’t really like knitting with this fiber - this will be the last time I’m sure.

I made a cute little Garter Ear Flap hat (pattern from Purl Soho) to go with it.

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November 1 2016
November 12 2016
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by Lion Brand
Aran
100% Acrylic
170 yards / 100 grams
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  • Project created: November 12, 2016
  • Updated: November 14, 2016