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Honey Bunches of Crunch

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August 19 2009
September 9 2009
Project info
Honey Bunches of Crunch
Miss Honeychurch by Cheryl Niamath
Needles & yarn
US 6 - 4.0 mm
Hemp for Knitting Allhemp6
6 skeins = 990.0 yards (905.3 meters), 600 grams
July 2009

09.12.09: Blocking

09.09.09: It’s my birthday, and to celebrate, I cast off Miss Honeychurch! Still need to block it and then I will post pictures.

09.03.09: 1st sleeve almost complete.

08.27.09: I’m back to about where I was before I frogged.

08.20.09: Frogged and re-cast on last night.

08.19.09: say goodbye…
I have decided to frog & start over. I LOVE the drape of the hemp fabric so I want my sweater to have a little more drape when worn. Right now, there is too much negative ease so I am going to go up a size and hopefully gain some more drape. My gauge swatch turned out to be a whole lot looser than my actual knitting (I didn’t intend to have any negative ease) so to the frog pond I go…

08.14.09: forgot to mention - I was inspired to knit this from Chrissy (The Manic Purl). She’s hosting a KAL.

08.13.09: about 6 rows away before marking for sleeves; UPDATE I have divided for the sleeves!

08.06.09: will hopefully begin swatching tonight

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by Hemp for Knitting
100% Hemp
165 yards / 100 grams
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  • Originally queued: July 31, 2009
  • Project created: August 6, 2009
  • Finished: September 9, 2009
  • Updated: September 16, 2009