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Tuscan Toddler
September 15 2011
September 22 2011
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Tuscan Toddler
Silk Tipped Toddler Tee by Crystal Guistinello
Lil One
24 Mo.
Needles & yarn
US 7 - 4.5 mm
US 9 - 5.5 mm
429 yards
Cascade Yarns® Lana Bambu
none left in stash
2 skeins = 392.0 yards (358.4 meters), 200 grams
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June 18, 2011
Knit Picks Shine Worsted
119 yards in stash
0.5 skeins = 37.5 yards (34.3 meters), 24 grams

9/21/11 - Finished to try it on her this morning. (Still need to knit the i-cord waist tie.) I still love the yarn! I made the sleeves longer by simply continuing straight to where I wanted the cuff, then did “K1, K2tog” all the way around to reduce the cuff, then changed to smaller needles and edged it with three rows seed stitch and an Elizabeth Zimmerman sewn bind off. I’m very happy with this version! I also ran elastic thread around the neck because as usual, I made it a little too big for her.

Making her a nice fall sweater with the amazing Lana Bambu. I am so in love with this yarn and this color - I think I’ll need a sweater for me too. I’m going to put long sleeves and maybe a mock t-neck on this. We’ll see how it goes!

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About this yarn
by Knit Picks
60% Cotton, 40% Cellulose
75 yards / 50 grams
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About this yarn
by Cascade Yarns®
79% Wool, 21% Rayon from Bamboo
196 yards / 100 grams
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  • Originally queued: June 18, 2011
  • Project created: September 16, 2011
  • Updated: September 24, 2011
  • Progress updates: 3 updates