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The Greatest
Buckwheat by Veera Välimäki
Needles & yarn
US 6 - 4.0 mm
US 2½ - 3.0 mm
Sundara Yarn Petite Sock
78 yards in stash
1.84 skeins = 901.6 yards (824.4 meters), 211 grams
Sundara Yarn
November 29, 2012

If I change anything, it’ll be the short-row sleeves. I am a teacher and I don’t feel like short-row sleeve caps are conducive to writing on the chalkboard. Too much ride-up.

I did the short-row sleeves. I just…don’t like to knit them. :P I’ll withhold judgment until I have the second sleeve cap done. If they fit all right, they can stay.

The name of the sweater is not a reflection of my feelings about the sweater, just the name of the song I named it after by Cat Power.

“Once I wanted to be the greatest. No wind or waterfall could stall me. Then came the rush of the flood, the stars of night turned deep to dust….”

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About this yarn
by Sundara Yarn
Light Fingering
100% Merino
490 yards / 115 grams
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  • Originally queued: April 22, 2012
  • Project created: August 1, 2013
  • Finished: August 14, 2013
  • Updated: August 29, 2013
  • Progress updates: 6 updates