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Breton pullover

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May 8 2013
June 17 2013
Project info
Breton pullover
Satsuma Stripes by CityPurl
Needles & yarn
1,507 yards = 11 skeins
Knit Picks Wool of the Andes Sport
8 skeins = 1096.0 yards (1002.2 meters)
Knit Picks
Knit Picks Wool of the Andes Sport
3 skeins = 411.0 yards (375.8 meters), 150 grams

Nice pattern; like the contiguous sleeves. I have a long torso, and this sweater is a bit long for me. Just a word of warning!

Mods: Instead of hemming sleeves (I was running out of blue yarn), I did six rows of garter stitch. If I knit this again, I will do the same for the hem. I don’t really care for the hemmed hem because it turns up. I had to block the heck out of it to get it to stay flat.

Next time I will also knit a garter stitch neck for a neater look. I’m fine with the rolled look on this sweater, as I wanted it to be more casual.

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May 8 2013
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100% Wool
137 yards / 50 grams
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  • Originally queued: April 26, 2013
  • Project created: May 9, 2013
  • Updated: June 18, 2013