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Seed Stitch Cowl 2
Finished
February 13 2016
February 20 2016
Project info
Seed Stitch Cowl 2
GAP-tastic Cowl by Jen Geigley
Knitting
Sandra K
121 stitches CO
Needles & yarn
US 13 - 9.0 mm
Misti Alpaca Chunky
2.67 skeins = 288.4 yards (263.7 meters), 267 grams
Pink
Gifted
November 7, 2011
Notes

Bust the Stash Project 7

I find working with the US 13 needle to be really hard on the hands. I don’t like Addis anymore - the cable is unforgiving and it doesn’t allow for easy movement of the stitches as you knit.

Liked the yarn the first time out. Found that, over time (and I received this yarn years ago) the tensity of the yarn has eroded. (It was provided to me in skeins, though not tight ones.) This time it was way to heavy, hairy and uneven. I’m happy to have finished this knit. Hope it blocks well.

Final pre-block measurements: 25” (for half the cowl) and 11.5” in width).

27-12-2016

Gave this to Sandra for Xmas, with the half mitts, and she really looks great in the colour / style.

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About this yarn
by Misti Alpaca
Bulky
100% Alpaca
108 yards / 100 grams

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  1. Very hairy
  2. Extremely warm
  3. Very drapey
  • Originally queued: January 8, 2016
  • Project created: February 13, 2016
  • Finished: February 21, 2016
  • Updated: December 27, 2016
  • Progress updates: 6 updates