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my first crazy cardigan

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The Perfect Fit Seamless Crazy Lace Cardigan taught by Myra Wood

A top-down raglan bolero is the perfect first sweater. Myra shows how to fit as you go and add crazy lace, the easiest lace knitting ever!

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Category Knitting
Type Clothing
Sizing Women
Style Casual, Cute, Retro / Vintage, Romantic
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What materials did you use? cotton/viscose blend yarn from ebay

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What are you most proud of? This yarn was bought on ebay, Germany. I have a box filled with yarns from someones aunt, who got sick, had to move and she werent able to knit again. Makes me sad and happy at the same time. What if I hade to give all my yarns away!! But also...I got A LOT to play with, thanks to this. With this in mind, I wanted to use as much as I could of the skeins and realized that with the crazy lace-method, I could make the body down to the waist, then let it wait while making short arms to se how much there was left, and then plan the rest from there. Have been using the cardigan a lot this summer. To lazy to go back and change the collar band, it got a bit to long, probably only knitters who will notice this though...

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What advice would you give someone starting this project? Try it, very rewarding!

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love the yarn you chose it drapes beautifully

09/11/2012 Flag

what kind of yarn did you use? It is lovely and suits the pattern very well.

09/24/2012 Flag

top marks, really like it!!! :)

12/05/2012 Flag

Gorgeous.

02/17/2013 Flag

Oh, god. Didnt realize there would be so many comments. Thank you for all your lovely encouraging words!! Now I really need to go and look for this in my wardrobe and wear it a little more ;-)

01/07/2014 Flag