Autumn Reis
July 24, 2014
November 19, 2014

Autumn Reis

Project info
Reis by Stephen West
Needles & yarn
US 3 - 3.25 mm
Lorna's Laces Shepherd Sock Solid
1 skein = 435.0 yards (397.8 meters), 100 grams
Spinning Colors Sock
The Plucky Knitter Plucky Feet
1 skein = 425.0 yards (388.6 meters), 115 grams

I AM SO HAPPY WITH HOW THIS SWEATER TURNED OUT!! I’m so in love with it. What a fun pattern!

Done at a totally different gauge and made with negative ease. I made calculations based on my gauge, and plugged in my own numbers. I made the strips on the yoke smaller than as per pattern, and I finished the neck sooner (because of what I’ve read that others have said about the fit). I mostly just winged the yoke decreases. I did garter trim for the cuffs, neck, and hem rather than the hem called for in the pattern.

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by Lorna's Laces
80% Merino, 20% Nylon
430 yards / 100 grams

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90% Merino, 10% Nylon
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  • Project created: August 23, 2014
  • Updated: December 10, 2014
  • Progress updates: 3 updates