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Puerperium in Strawberry
Puerperium Cardigan by Kelly Brooker
Knitting
Newborn
Needle and yarn
US 6 - 4.0 mm
Knit Picks Bare - Merino Wool DK Weight
246 yards, 100 grams 1 skein = 246.0 yards (224.9m)
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Notes

This is my May=Red project for Project Spectrum. The yarn is Knit Picks Bare, which I tied and dyed Fire Red, then tied again and dyed in a combination of Pumpkin Orange & Burgundy.

Fun pattern so far (which I’m knitting on straight needles, by the way).

6/1 -- All finished except for the buttons and a light blocking. Need to get buttons. The little sweater got a “squee” from my daughter, so I think it’s good. Would be adorable holiday sweater for a little girl baby. Need to get (my hands on) a little girl baby. ; )

6/2 -- Bought buttons on my way home from work tonight and sewed on all 7! I didn’t think I would. Threw it in for a soak and it’s drying on the blocking board! Very happy with this cute little sweater. I have enough leftover yarn for a hat or maybe some booties to match!

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Finished
May 30 2011
June 2 2011
 
About this pattern
Puerperium Cardigan
by Kelly Brooker
from PEKAPEKA design studio
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About this yarn
Bare - Merino Wool DK Weight
by Knit Picks
DK / 8 ply
100% Merino
246 yards / 100 grams
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  • Project created: May 31, 2011
  • Finished: June 2, 2011
  • Updated: January 29, 2014