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coffee bean
Little Coffee Bean Cardigan by Elizabeth Smith
Knitting
Kirsten
3 months
Needles & yarn
US 4 - 3.5 mm
US 5 - 3.75 mm
382 yards
Knit Picks Comfy Worsted
2 skeins = 218.0 yards (199.3 meters), 100 grams
Black
Knit Picks Simply Cotton Organic Worsted
1 skein = 164.0 yards (150.0 meters), 100 grams
White
Notes

I followed the pattern, got the sweater nearly finished, then ripped it out ‘cause I didn’t like it. Started over with some mods:

Provisional CO at neckline, 10 fewer st than called for, increase at both front edge EOR 5 times while doing the sleeve increases.

After bottom ribbing is finished, pick up along front edges and neck. Work ribbing, with a few increases at the front corners. Work buttonholes on the 3rd or 4th round (whichever is a right-side row)

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February 20 2013
March 18 2013
 
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  • Originally queued: February 1, 2013
  • Project created: February 16, 2013
  • Updated: March 18, 2013
  • Progress updates: 2 updates