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Fundy Abate

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July 12 2014
August 31 2014
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Fundy Abate
Abate by Alicia Plummer
Needles & yarn
US 10½ - 6.5 mm
Fleece Artist Mineville Wool Project
Worsted (9 wpi)
3 skeins = 540.0 yards (493.8 meters), 300 grams
2406 Blues
Unraveled in Perth, Ontario

Love this pattern, love this yarn. A bit pricky, especially for Superwash, but not bad, and gorgeous colours.

Knit primarily in Scot’s Bay on the Bay of Fundy in Nova Scotia, thus the name. Nova Scotia yarn, bought in Merrickville Ontario, taken on holiday back to Nova Scotia, and brought back to finish at home.

I wish I had done it right and alternated skeins as there’s some noticeable pooling. Also, she grew while I was making it (Eff that sea air) so argh. But as the recipient says “Whatevs”. I’ve got almost a full skein left over if I need to lengthen the sleeves before she outgrows it.

Now on to an Eased for me…

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  • Project created: July 23, 2014
  • Updated: August 31, 2014
  • Progress updates: 4 updates