April 21, 2013
May 6, 2013


Project info
5200K by SuviKnits
Needles & yarn
US 3 - 3.25 mm
US 5 - 3.75 mm
Rowan Kidsilk Haze Glamour
6 skeins = 1062.0 yards (971.1 meters), 150 grams
Uncommon Threads Yarn in Los Altos, California

Loved knitting this. KSH Glamour was a perfect choice for this lovely pattern.

Pattern is top down and well written. I made long sleeves because this will be a sweater I’ll wear when it’s chilly and knew I’d want long sleeves next fall. I knit the sleeves flat adding 1 selvedge stitch on each side for seaming. Also added decreases to have slim fitting sleeves all the way to the wrist. At the garter cuff, I cast off those two seam stitches and proceeded with the pattern as written for cuff, then seamed the sleeve.

I modified the pattern to make a 33” but wish I had made the 32”, it feels a tiny bit big. I may bring in the neck by running a hidden single crochet on the inside of the neck ribbing. If I were to make it again, I would make the neck a tiny bit smaller, but that’s just me.

The yarn. Heaven people, just heaven. Man I love KSH, and when I saw Rowan had added sequins, I was the first in line to buy a bundle of it. I love they way the sequins sparkle and glimmer. A little bit thicker than the original KSH, and some may find it a bit easier to knit.

More info on my blog page. Very very happy with this project.

The buttons are vintage mirrored buttons found on Etsy.

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by Rowan
55% Mohair, 22% Silk, 20% Nylon, 3% Polyester
177 yards / 25 grams

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  • Project created: April 21, 2013
  • Finished: May 8, 2013
  • Updated: May 10, 2013
  • Progress updates: 2 updates