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Entangled Vines
Entangled Vines by Alana Dakos
Knitting
me
37
Needle and yarn
US 8 - 5.0 mm
Berroco Vintageā„¢
846.3 yards, 390 grams 3.9 skeins = 846.3 yards (773.9m)
Blue
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Notes

18 st/4in, 6.5 rows/inch

No mods, but the buttonhole row for the M size was written a little weird. I think it implies that another stitch is used in the bind-off because the stitch numbers don’t add up. I tried a tulips buttonhole instead but it was too loose, so I just did a (k2tog, yo,yo, ssk) for the buttonhole instead.

Buttons are Organic Elements coconut buttons from JoAnns.

I really like the sweater, but there is some serious gaping when it is buttoned up.

Really enjoying this yarn. Feels good for being mostly acrylic. I don’t love doing stockinette flat because I have to purl tightly or figure out how much smaller of a needle I need on the purl rows. A little hard to motivate for all that stockinette!

I feel kind of annoyed that I have so much yarn left over! Not that that’s a bad thing, but I could have used this yarn for a sweater that took more yardage…

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August 18 2013
September 10 2013
 
About this pattern
Entangled Vines
by Alana Dakos
from Botanical Knits: Twelve Designs Inspired by Trees and Foliage
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About this yarn
Vintageā„¢
by Berroco
Worsted / 10 ply
50% Acrylic, 40% Wool, 10% Nylon
217 yards / 100 grams
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  • Originally queued: May 2, 2013
  • Project created: August 19, 2013
  • Updated: September 18, 2013