Left Field Diamond
Finished
August 1, 2010
July 11, 2011

Left Field Diamond

Project info
mah head
Crochet
self (garment experiment)
medium I think/hope
Hooks & yarn
6.0 mm (J)
Artful Yarns Fable
37 yards in stash
1.5 skeins = 276.0 yards (252.4 meters), 150 grams
93
4961
Red-purple
Knit 'n Knibble in Tampa, Florida
February 10, 2009
Notes

I was curious about this stitch pattern for a garment, and about how I’d do it as a corner-start shape. Out of the corner of my eye it reminds me of vintage chenille fabric, sort of. I expect it to be a casual throw on over anything with jeans kind of thing.
Hope it turns out.
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6/25/11 Finished left front and half of back. Had to rip out back to change how I shaped it.
Discussed this in a newsletter issue here: http://us2.campaign-archive.com/?u=8d9b0b0df0b73f0fdcb7f4...
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7/11/11 Finished and need to block it. Then I’ll entertain the idea of adding half or cap sleeves, or some kind of armhole something. Or else it will be a halter-type of vest.
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8/1/11 I’m pleasantly surprised by how this experiment turned out! And I found 5 very different ways to wear it, so it was a very useful experiment. After photographing it every which way, I’m content that it’s fine without sleeves!

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Finished
August 1, 2010
July 11, 2011
 
About this pattern
Personal pattern (not in Ravelry)
About this yarn
by Artful Yarns
Aran
85% Cotton, 15% Silk
184 yards / 100 grams

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  • Project created: September 12, 2010
  • Finished: August 13, 2011
  • Updated: September 9, 2011
  • Progress updates: 2 updates