Firecracker Red Cropped Cardigan
Finished
March 5, 2010
July 31, 2010

Firecracker Red Cropped Cardigan

Project info
Shrug Springs Eternal by Nikki Adams
Crochet
Shrug / Bolero
Me
Hooks & yarn
3.75 mm (F)
Knit Picks Stroll Fingering Solids, Heathers & Twists
3 skeins
Notes

I’m a cardigan fiend and am over the moon that I made one myself! My only wish is that I had ordered more yarn so that I could have made this a bit longer. I’d love to make one that is a full length cardigan.

This pattern was actually really easy once I got into it. I love the way the cluster stitch looks. Plus, the light yarn keeps this sweater from being bulky.

The only modifications I made were:

--I made it shorter because I was running out of yarn.

--For the sleeve ribbing, I only did a 3 stitch rib instead of the called for 6 stitch rib because I was running out of yarn.

I can’t wait for some cool weather so that I can wear this out somewhere. It will be perfect over a light dress or t-shirt this fall.

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March 5, 2010
July 31, 2010
 
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by Knit Picks
Fingering
75% Merino, 25% Nylon
231 yards / 50 grams

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  • Originally queued: March 5, 2010
  • Project created: March 6, 2010
  • Finished: August 1, 2010
  • Updated: August 4, 2010
  • Progress updates: 5 updates