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Woodwardia in Hamelton No. 1
Finished
June 22 2019
August 15 2019
Project info
Woodwardia in Hamelton No. 1
Woodwardia by Lydia Gluck
Knitting
Loom & Spindle
LoomandSpindle on ravelry
3
Needles & yarn
US 6 - 4.0 mm
US 7 - 4.5 mm
18 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches
in Stocking Stitch
BC Garn Hamelton No. 1
10 skeins = 1104.5 yards (1010.0 meters), 500 grams
Pink
Loom & Spindle in Frankston, Victoria
Notes

We recently added Woodwardia to our spring wardrobe, having worked it up in Hamelton No. 1 by BC Garn. With its top-down in-the-round construction and botanical design details it was an enjoyably simple knit.

As the Australian spring can be relatively temperate we thought the rolled neck collar might be a bit too warm for our climate. We opted for crew-neck style neckline. The modification was simple, we followed the instructions for the collar as written and cast-off in pattern after 9 rows of ribbing was complete.

For those new to knitting garments, the Woodwardia pullover would make a great introduction to top-down in-the-round construction.

The skills required, and the layout of the pattern would be approachable for those interested in extending their knitting skills.

Hamelton No. 1 produced a light yet warm fabric with interesting surface texture.

The piece itself is extremely wearable with lots of positive ease for layering-up on those spring days that start cool, and warm as the day progresses.

You’ll find our full project notes over at Loom & Spindle.

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August 15 2019
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by BC Garn
Bulky
100% Wool
110 yards / 50 grams

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  • Project created: June 21, 2019
  • Updated: September 14, 2019
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