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Stormy Seas
Finished
December 7, 2018
April 9, 2020
Project info
Stormy Seas
Dessine-Moi Un Mouton by La Maison Rililie
Knitting
me
M
Needles & yarn
US 4 - 3.5 mm
1,367 yards = 3.32 skeins
Heaven
1 skein = 354.0 yards (323.7 meters), 107 grams
Periwinkle
Blue-purple
Cascade Yarns ® Heritage Solids
297 yards in stash
2.32 skeins = 1013.8 yards (927.1 meters), 232 grams
Gray
Little Knits in Seattle, Washington
July 30, 2014
Notes

Just like my first Dessine-moi un mouton, I’m working this on modified gauge with fingering weight yarn instead of DK. I chose a charcoal yarn as the MC to feature a sky blue handspun yarn I had in stash.

I will be using the handspun as the CC for all stripes, I figured the changing color of the handspun will be enough to spice up the pattern without using many different colors.

This time, I’m loosely following the striping sequence though I’m changing a couple stripes to add more blue (like all blue sentions). I’m also starting the striping a little bit lower from the neck (3-4 more rows of the MC before starting the stripes).

Mods

  • Changed the striping sequence on two stripes to have single blocks of CC.

  • Sleeves worked straight, no decreases, and shorter to make a 3/4 sleeve ish

Progress

2018-12-17
Just separated the sleeves.

2020-04-02
Picked this back up, will try to finish it as one of my pandemic knits. Working from home is great joy
2/3 of the first sleeve done.

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by Cascade Yarns ®
Fingering
75% Merino, 25% Nylon
437 yards / 100 grams

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  • Originally queued: October 2, 2018
  • Project created: December 10, 2018
  • Updated: April 9, 2020
  • Progress updates: 12 updates