Brownies for the Office
August 1, 2013
August 12, 2013

Brownies for the Office

Project info
Gaia by Kristen TenDyke
myself, for work
Large (L)
Needles & yarn
US 8 - 5.0 mm
Cascade Yarns ® 220 Superwash
110 yards in stash
4.5 skeins = 990.0 yards (905.3 meters), 450 grams
The Loopy Ewe in Fort Collins, Colorado

The fit is spot on, so that makes me very happy. Keeping the lace pattern while decreasing and increasing was a pain. Then picking up for the arm holes was difficult. It’s hard to pick up, especially next to YO’s in lace, and have a stable under arm. I ended up going back and making fake knit stitches to fill in the holes. If I make this again I would make sure I kept 4 stitches on each edge of the bodice so I have a stable material to pick up and support a sleeve.

3/4 sleeves, only 3 buttons, used seed stitch instead of reverse stockinette.

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by Cascade Yarns ®
100% Wool
220 yards / 100 grams

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  • Originally queued: July 18, 2013
  • Project created: August 5, 2013
  • Finished: August 12, 2013
  • Updated: August 30, 2013
  • Progress updates: 3 updates