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Steed
Steed by Kim Hargreaves
Knitting
it's all mine ;)
between xs and s
Needle and yarn
US 7 - 4.5 mm
Schoppel-Wolle Baby Alpaka Naturbelassen
1095 yards in stash
5 skeins = 1095.0 yards (1001.3 meters), 500 grams
Notes

Changing the back.
Actually knit two backs - one per pattern and one with no pleats just to see which one I like better. Nothing wrong with the pattern, just wanted a simple and more classic look, but with a curved hemline (longer in the back and shorter in the front). A search for buttons was long and hard, and in the end went for these simple greyish ones, which for some reason do not look grey in the pictures ;).
Also, added a few more rows to the collar.

Could not be happier with the results. This one will be a wardrobe staple for years to come.

Absolutely in love with the yarn! It’s such a pleasure to knit, I didn’t mind knitting it twice :)
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Finished
November 2011
December 2011
 
About this pattern
from Scarlet
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About this yarn
Baby Alpaka Naturbelassen
by Schoppel-Wolle
Aran / 10 ply
50% Wool, 50% Alpaca
219 yards / 100 grams
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  • Project created: November 10, 2011
  • Updated: January 22, 2012