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The Color of Flowers
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June 18, 2014
August 15, 2014
Project info
The Color of Flowers
Vine Street by Amy Herzog
Knitting
Me
35 1/2
Needles & yarn
US 4 - 3.5 mm
US 2½ - 3.0 mm
The Fibre Co. Canopy Fingering
5 skeins = 1000.0 yards (914.4 meters), 250 grams
Pink
Gosh Yarn It! in Kingston, Pennsylvania
June 17, 2014
Notes

06-20-14
I do not know why I don’t knit more often with colors like this. It is so pretty to look at in my hands! I named the project “The Color of Flowers” because it is the same coral color as the flowers on my front porch. (Please see bottom photo.)

I picked the color to go with a beautiful silk skirt of mine which has a watercolor-like floral print. I will have to photograph the skirt and put it on this page at some point. So pretty. (Done. See the second from last photo.)

08-19-14
Finished the seaming on Friday, wore it to a wedding with the skirt on Saturday, and took the photos today. The sweater fit very well but not too close. I was happy with my outfit.

My only modification was to knit only 1” of the rosette pattern for the neckband.

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by The Fibre Co.
Fingering
50% Alpaca, 30% Merino, 20% Rayon from Bamboo
200 yards / 50 grams

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  • Project created: June 20, 2014
  • Finished: August 19, 2014
  • Updated: March 8, 2015
  • Progress updates: 5 updates