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Saturday, August 23, 2008

Sweater Sprint to the finish!

8/27/08: Edited to add size of needles used "for the rest" and photo of the back.

The buttonbands are damp, but it's blocked and all the ends are woven in. Edamame is finished and the Olympic flame is still burning. *whew*


Edamame back

Yarn: SWTC Oasis, approx 2-1/2 skeins, Chocolate
Needles: US 8 for long tail cast-on, US 6 for neck eyelet trim and buttonbands, US 7 for the rest.
Pattern: Hey Teach! by Hélène Rush
Project details on Ravelry

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  • Looks great, Janice!

    Is it very warm? I have some of that yarn and it seems on the warm side. I hadn't thought of trying it for this sweater. (Don't worry, mine is another color, so we won't be twins if I decide to use it for this. ;)

    By Blogger Abigail, at 8/23/2008 10:14 PM  

  • Very nice! I love your version of the project!

    By Blogger Lisa, at 8/24/2008 12:36 AM  

  • Well done! Looks like a nice lightweight fall sweater. congrats!

    By Blogger Cindy/Snid, at 8/24/2008 5:55 AM  

  • Congratulations, Ravelympian. Take your place on the field of athletes for the closing ceremonies. Remember to wear your sweater.

    (PS - needle size is missing from the Needles line - 8 for the caston, 6 for the neck and "something" for the rest.

    By Blogger spinnity, at 8/26/2008 9:27 PM  

  • Congratulations on finishing the sweater on time - looks great.

    By Blogger Ann, at 8/26/2008 11:49 PM  

  • Congrats on finishing in time! It looks great

    By Anonymous seltsame, at 8/27/2008 4:16 PM  

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