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Summit (frogged)
Summit by Mandie Harrington
Knitting
Needle and yarn
US 4 - 3.5 mm
handspun Bluefaced leicester from frieda
4 skeins = 874.9 yards (800.0 meters), 200 grams
turquoise/teal
gift from frieda
Notes

I’m not often bored with knitting and most of my chosen patterns bring me joy. But this project was one of the most tiring I ever had. After more than a year I was sorry to waste a wonderful yarn on a project which seemed to be endless although I used backward knitting to speed up the knitting process.
The yarn now suits perfectly for 2/3 frieda

This pattern was adapted by a machine knitting pattern of John Allen. So to speak a machine knitting pattern was converted to hand knitting.
Congratulations to all who finish hand knitting projects of this pattern. I admired many projects of other knitters but I’m definitely not the one who will proudly show a complete Summit.

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Frogged
June 2011
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  • Project created: September 17, 2012
  • Frogged: September 17, 2012
  • Updated: September 18, 2012