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Black cardigan
Finished
September 7 2012
November 23 2012
Project info
Black cardigan
Bluebell Cardigan by Edie Eckman
Crochet
Me
40
Hooks & yarn
4.5 mm
5.0 mm (H)
6.0 mm (J)
King Cole Anti-Tickle Merino Blend DK
10 skeins = 1230.0 yards (1124.7 meters), 500 grams
45650
Black
baa ram ewe-LEEDS in Chapel Allerton, Leeds
Notes

23rd November 2012
Finished! Fits well, and feels comfy.
Sleeves a little long - could do with being about 3cm shorter, but not unwearable.
Fastening as given in pattern isn’t going to keep the cardi done up. I’ll think about it, press stud?
Now I just need to be at home in daylight to take photographs.

5th November 2012
Finished body, and it fits.
Started first sleeve. Decided not to put clusters on my wrists, so have started with row 6 - the row of single crochet.

19th October 2012
Have realised that this is going to be just slightly too small when using 5.5mm hook. Am going to try again using 6mm - I should have trusted my swatch!

September 2012
Initial rows of clusters work out very long! Rows 7 and 8 pull them in quite a bit.

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November 23 2012
 
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by King Cole
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100% Wool
122 yards / 50 grams

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  • Originally queued: June 1, 2012
  • Project created: September 7, 2012
  • Finished: November 23, 2012
  • Updated: January 2, 2013
  • Progress updates: 4 updates