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Ricky for Summer
May 2 2016
June 12 2016
Project info
Ricky for Summer
Ricky for All Seasons by Vera Sanon
Needles & yarn
US 4 - 3.5 mm
Queensland Collection Savanna
4 skeins = 1000.0 yards (914.4 meters), 400 grams
Continental Stitch in Morgan Hill, California
April 15, 2016

5/15 I separated for the arms. I’m finding that this project is making my hands hurt. The yarn doesn’t slide along the needles easily. Is it the silk? I’m having to do lots of pulling and tugging.

6/7 I just noticed I haven’t made any notes for this project!
Regarding the experience of my hands hurting, I think this was due to the increases for the raglan sleeves and the decreases/yarn overs for the pattern on the yoke. Once I split for the arms the stockinette body was a breeze to knit and I had no pain. As of today I have the body waiting on waste yarn. I want to finish the sleeves and neck to see how much yarn I have left to lengthen the body a bit.

6/12 Bound off. Now to weave in ends and wash.

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by Queensland Collection
66% Silk, 34% Linen / Flax
250 yards / 100 grams
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  • Project created: May 2, 2016
  • Updated: June 16, 2016
  • Progress updates: 2 updates