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Abyss
A Cardigan for Arwen by Kate Gilbert
Knitting
Me!
Needle and yarn
US 8 - 5.0 mm
Knit Picks Andean Treasure
990 yards, 450 grams 9 skeins = 990.0 yards (905.3m)
Blue
Knit Picks
Notes

4-10-11: This is such a neat pattern! I didn’t actually follow it, but I just used the pattern for the reversible cable charts. :) Then, I used Wendy Bernard’s method of top-down sweater, to size it better for myself. I’m pretty small.. :)

I actually ran out of yarn before I got to the end, but thankfully a very kind Raveler who still had some left in their stash was able to send me enough to finish it. I LOVE LOVE LOVE this website.

I tried to turn the corners of the cardigan so that I could have the cable pattern go around my waist as well. I think it worked out okay! I got a new camera and it takes pictures like heaven. It’s a big change, coming from a silly point-and-shoot. :P

Me and Rachel managed to fill up 2 entire 4 GB memory cards while taking pictures. Silly silly.

Kate Gilbert is such a genius.

You can see my Craftsy page for this sweater here.

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Finished
2010
April 10 2011
 
About this pattern
A Cardigan for Arwen
by Kate Gilbert
from Interweave Knits, Winter 2006
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About this yarn
Andean Treasure
by Knit Picks
Sport / 5 ply
100% Alpaca
110 yards / 50 grams
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  • Project created: April 10, 2011
  • Finished: April 16, 2011
  • Updated: January 24, 2012