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September 2014
October 7 2014
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Blank Canvas by Ysolda Teague
Needles & yarn
US 5 - 3.75 mm
Valley Yarns Northfield
9 skeins = 1116.0 yards (1020.5 meters), 450 grams

Ordered 9 skeins of Valley Yarns Northfield from WEBS in September 2014. Ended up using a few yards of the 9th skein to finish the sweater.

Next time do not slip the last knit stitch on the ribbing before the stockinette section -- it makes the ribbing curl up.

I used Ysolda’s wrapless short-row technique, which is virtually invisible.

The sweater is figure-hugging, but since I’m losing weight …

ETA: I LOVE this sweater. Once I blocked it, it relaxed and now fits me beautifully. Beware, the fabric does grow so I’m glad I knit this in a smaller size. I may even knit it a size smaller next time. Waiting for a WEBS sale to order more Northfield -- it’s great yarn!!

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September 2014
October 7 2014
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About this yarn
by Valley Yarns
70% Merino, 20% Alpaca, 10% Silk
124 yards / 50 grams
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  • Originally queued: September 12, 2014
  • Project created: October 1, 2014
  • Finished: October 7, 2014
  • Updated: October 10, 2014