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Hug Me Tight!
Hug Me Pullover #SN0102 by Debbie Stoller
Needles & yarn
US 7 - 4.5 mm
Stitch Nation by Debbie Stoller Washable Ewe
1 skein = 183.0 yards (167.3 meters), 100 grams
Stitch Nation by Debbie Stoller Washable Ewe
Stitch Nation by Debbie Stoller Washable Ewe

Heavy mods in the area of gauge and resulting stitch count -- going for “handmade” rather than “homemade.” Anxious to see how this yarn washes up… it’s not bad to knit!

12/27 - Knit a sleeve
12/28 - Knit the other sleeve

1/4 - Threw the parts in the washer and then pinned out to block (really using my new Block & Roll mat for the first time) (thumbs up). It’s so much easier to sew up flat pieces. I did a 3-needle bind-off at the shoulders. I wish there was an easier way to attach sleeves. Sewing up is next…

1/11 - Set in sleeves today and began seaming. Boy, once I get started it’s hard to stop… sure love the magic that is mattress stitch!

So happy with the tighter gauge! It really looks great.

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December 27 2011
January 20 2012
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by Stitch Nation by Debbie Stoller
100% Wool
183 yards / 100 grams
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  • Project created: December 29, 2011
  • Finished: January 20, 2012
  • Updated: September 22, 2014
  • Progress updates: 2 updates