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Caramel in Colina
May 2013
July 25 2013
Project info
Caramel in Colina
caramel by Isabell Kraemer
Needles & yarn
US 8 - 5.0 mm
Tedman & Kvist Colina
none left in stash
5 skeins = 875.0 yards (800.1 meters), 500 grams

Intswemodo #8 in 2013

I started this a while ago and now I have no idea what size I was thinking about, since the gauge is so way off (15 sts per 10cm). Will have to wing it :)
Finished sleeves by 44 sts.

-one thing I should have thought of was that the back turned out very very wide since my gauge was off. Getting the sleeves right isn’t all that matters ;)
But making this little fold was a good rescue, I don’t think anyone will think it’s a mistake!

I didn’t love knitting with this cotton and linen blend, it’s rough and structured and a lot of black dust was on my clothes, furniture and under my fingernails.
But after wash- love! It doesn’t bleed at all and I really love the linen look and feel.
The design goes very well with a yarn this heavy and drapey.
I think this cardigan will get a lot of summer wear :)

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May 2013
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About this yarn
by Tedman & Kvist
70% Cotton, 30% Linen / Flax
175 yards / 100 grams

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  • Project created: June 11, 2013
  • Finished: July 25, 2013
  • Updated: July 31, 2013