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3 Bows : Alpaca Fitted Pullover
Gradient Pullover by Amy Miller
Commissioned Knit
Needles & yarn
US 6 - 4.0 mm
630 yards = 3.2 skeins
Garnstudio DROPS Alpaca
158 yards in stash
3.2 skeins = 630.4 yards (576.4 meters), 160 grams

Using this pattern as a base for the stitch count and basic shape, but turning it into a sweater that a customer provided a photo of for me to knit for her!

Added 3 yarnovers in a row on the right shoulder to hold the bows, but when I went to put the bows on, realized that was dumb, as one hole didn’t work to hold a bow on. slaps forehead. Made mini icords and sewed those over the holes to hold the bows.

For the bows: CO 15, knit for 7 inches, then sewed them folded and flat.

Began the ribbing at the point where the 3rd color change would be.

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100% Alpaca
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  • Originally queued: July 6, 2013
  • Project created: July 13, 2013
  • Updated: July 26, 2013
  • Progress updates: 5 updates