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Tim's Green Monster

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Finished
2008
2009
Project info
Tim's Green Monster
EPS - Elizabeth's Percentage System Sweater by Elizabeth Zimmermann
Knitting
DH
Needles & yarn
Knit Picks Wool of the Andes Worsted
16.84 skeins = 1852.4 yards (1693.8 meters), 842 grams
Green
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Notes

Yoke was too shallow initially. A year later I frogged the bands and yoke to make it deeper. I did NOT unkink the yarn before reknitting. Had no trouble with it whatsoever.

Since the buttons are wood, I didn’t want to have to remove and re-sew every time it was washed, so I attached them with thread shanks and made buttonholes on both bands.

Wow, the color is terrible in the pics… It’s actually a medium green, not a light silvery color.

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Finished
2008
2009
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Worsted
100% Wool
110 yards / 50 grams
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  • Project created: November 21, 2015
  • Finished: November 21, 2015
  • Updated: February 14, 2016