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Project info
Dressage
Dressage by Amy Miller
Knitting
M-E
39"
Needle and yarn
US 7 - 4.5 mm
US 8 - 5.0 mm
US 9 - 5.5 mm
Manos del Uruguay Wool Clasica
1380 yards in stash
897 yards, 650 grams 6.5 skeins = 897.0 yards (820.2m)
Notes

Gauge using 5.5mm needle = 4 x 5.5”, Waist = 42”, Length from underarm to waist = 16”, Bust (circumference underarm to underarm) = 39”, sleeve length from underarm = 19”, Collar = 8” (I shortened it by 1/2” on purpose).

I blocked in luke warm water and rung out in towels. I wasn’t aggressive in blocking so my gauge stayed the same as preblock.

Everything about this pattern was spot on. The only change I would make is to eliminate the two stitches between cabling to hug my waist a bit more.

I wore it all day today - a big winter storm hit and the temps are dipping. This sweater is so comfortable and warm. A keeper.

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Finished
December 20 2012
January 11 2013
About this pattern
Dressage
by Amy Miller
from twist collective winter 2012
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About this yarn
Wool Clasica
by Manos del Uruguay
Aran / 10 ply
100% Wool
138 yards / 100 grams
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  • Project created: December 8, 2012
  • Finished: January 11, 2013
  • Updated: July 26, 2013