Going for Gold.

It may not be Vancouver, but it feels pretty good to me.


The Pattern: Climbing Vines from Interweave Knits

The Needles: US 4’s, 6’s and 7’s

The Yarn: Queensland Collection Kathmandu Aran in #147, Teal, ~950 yards

The Verdict: I loved knitting this sweater and stayed up way too late last night seaming it to see how it was going to fit. I admit that I’m a little unsure of the fit in the upper bust and arms. The neckline is very wide, and I feel like the bust area is a little large even though I knit a size smaller than I normally do. I nailed the body length though, and while I went a little long on the sleeves I love them cuffed too. I promise more glamour shots after I give it a good wearing this week! For now… gold feels good!

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2 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Chery
    Feb 22, 2010 @ 05:37:03

    Congratulations! I love it.

    Reply

  2. Christine
    Feb 22, 2010 @ 18:12:07

    Holy Crap woman! That’s some mighty fast knitting! Gorgeous sweater, it should be very flattering on you too!
    C

    Reply

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