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koromo top
Koromo Top by Irina Poludnenko
Knitting
shop sample
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Medium (38")
Needle and yarn
US 7 - 4.5 mm
Noro Koromo
685 yards, 250 grams 5 skeins = 685.0 yards (626.4m)
Orange
Knot Another Hat in Hood River, Oregon
Notes

Lots of errors in this pattern, starting with the st numbers for the Med size, followed by some problems with completing the second piece. Also, the schematic is labeled wrong … .and now that I’ve sewn it all together, the bottom edge is too rigid for wearing. It is the result of the decreasing happening every row on the bottom edges (to create the wedge shaping), and I’m a little stumped as to how to combat this (unless I just open up the center front and back seams an inch or two and finish the raw selvedges off, allowing for more ease on the bottom…)

I hate it when knits that are planned as shop samples are both riddled with pattern problems and then don’t turn out to be very wearable!! :(

It’s a smart design, cleverly thought out, but the pattern (as written) won’t get you what the picture shows…

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Finished
June 12 2013
June 25 2013
About this pattern
Koromo Top
by Irina Poludnenko
from Knitting Fever
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About this yarn
Koromo
by Noro
Aran / 10 ply
39% Cotton, 35% Wool, 26% Silk
137 yards / 50 grams
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  • Project created: June 12, 2013
  • Updated: September 21, 2013