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My First Sweater - Cardigan

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My First Sweater taught by Amy Ross

If you can knit and purl, you can make an amazing first sweater you'll love to wear. Knit along with Amy Ross to create a classic raglan pullover or a cute cardigan.

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Here are some details about my project:
Category Knitting
Type Clothing
Yarn Weight Worsted (10 ply)
Sizing Women
Style Classic, Traditional, Casual
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What needles did you use? US 9 / 5.5 mm / UK 5

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What materials did you use? Vanna's Choice yarn by Lion Brand in Purple Print (8 skeins)

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What advice would you give someone starting this project? I made my collar only 5 inches instead of the 8 because I was afraid I would run out of yarn again. I would actually rather have the 8 inches, because then it would lay better, but overall I'm very happy with how it turned out!

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Very nice

02/24/2014 Flag

I love your choice of yarn!

02/24/2014 Flag

Very pretty and fits well

02/28/2014 Flag

Very nice color for you! Good job, looks great.

03/09/2014 Flag

Great-looking cardigan! You did a really nice job.

12/27/2014 Flag