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Puerperium in Strawberry
May 30 2011
June 2 2011
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Puerperium in Strawberry
Puerperium Cardigan by Kelly van Niekerk
Needles & yarn
US 6 - 4.0 mm
Knit Picks Bare Merino Wool DK Weight
1 skein = 246.0 yards (224.9 meters), 100 grams
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This is my May=Red project for Project Spectrum. The yarn is Knit Picks Bare, which I tied and dyed Fire Red, then tied again and dyed in a combination of Pumpkin Orange & Burgundy.

Fun pattern so far (which I’m knitting on straight needles, by the way).

6/1 -- All finished except for the buttons and a light blocking. Need to get buttons. The little sweater got a “squee” from my daughter, so I think it’s good. Would be adorable holiday sweater for a little girl baby. Need to get (my hands on) a little girl baby. ; )

6/2 -- Bought buttons on my way home from work tonight and sewed on all 7! I didn’t think I would. Threw it in for a soak and it’s drying on the blocking board! Very happy with this cute little sweater. I have enough leftover yarn for a hat or maybe some booties to match!

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May 30 2011
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100% Merino
246 yards / 100 grams

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  • Project created: May 31, 2011
  • Finished: June 2, 2011
  • Updated: January 29, 2014
  • Progress updates: 2 updates