friedhash136254 on craftsy.com

Irish Spring Cardigan

Eye Icon Follow
+ Add a Project
Small magnify icon
Photo Details:

Created in this Craftsy Course

Celtic Cables taught by Carol Feller

Enjoy the knit of the Irish as you follow Carol Feller stitch by stitch to make a flattering cardigan sweater with contemporary Celtic cabling.

Other projects made as part of this class:

Knitting
Blocking!
See All Class Projects »

Offer some kudos...

Join the conversation...

Ask a question...

Add your comment...

Here are some details about my project:
Category Knitting
Type Clothing
Sizing Women
Style Classic, Traditional
friedhash136254 on craftsy.com

What materials did you use? Studio Donegal Soft Donegal

friedhash136254 on craftsy.com

What are you most proud of? I am most proud of the fit. Just as with swatching, careful measurement before starting the project is essential to a good fit. I raised the neckline by 4 rows because I didn't want a scooped look. I also put in one less decrease at the waist.

friedhash136254 on craftsy.com

What advice would you give someone starting this project? Just dive in. Have faith in the video class. Carol Feller answers all questions in a timely fashion and you'll have fun watching others as they progress through different parts of the garment. I included lengthy notes on my Ravelry project page, including a few challenges, but in the end, everything worked out. I love my Irish Spring Cardigan and will wear it often.

friedhash136254 on craftsy.com

You did a beautiful job! I am signed up for the class and have the yarn, just need the time..

02/19/2013 Flag

Thank you. As someone told me, it's not a race, so whatever time you can find helps you get closer to finishing. Enjoy the process. The cables were a lot of fun to knit!

02/21/2013 Flag

It is lovely and the size is perfect. I am now going to knit it from the same yarn.

02/23/2013 Flag

All that measurement up front pays off. I kept wanting to tweak the numbers (my waist is what???), but I'm very happy with the way it turned out.

02/23/2013 Flag

Your finished cardigan is just beautiful, so glad you enjoyed the class :-)

02/25/2013 Flag

Thanks for being a great teacher and for answering our class questions so promptly. I can't wait to knit more cables.

02/25/2013 Flag

Just check Barbara Walker and add cables to a sweater pattern you already own. Better than paying big bucks for a class.

02/26/2013 Flag

I didn

02/26/2013 Flag

I didn't sign up for this class to buy a sweater pattern with cables. Let's just say I got my money's worth.

02/26/2013 Flag

Wonderful job !

03/09/2013 Flag