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Shapely Boyfriend Cardigan

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Category Knitting
Type Clothing
Sizing Women
Style Classic, Traditional, Cute, Casual
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What was your source for this knitting project? Online Photo or Website
Name of website or photo Shapely Boyfriend

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What materials did you use? MATERIALS Yarn O-Wool Classic [100% certified organic Merino wool; 198 yd/181 m per 100 g skein]; color: 4112 Rust; 5 [5, 6, 7, 7, 8, 8] skeins. Recommended needle size [always use a needle size that gives you the gauge listed below -- every knitter's gauge is unique] 24-inch length or longer US 8/5mm circular needle 1 set US 8/5mm double-point needles (or long circular needle for magic loop method) 32-inch or longer US 6 (4mm) circular needle Notions Yarn needle Seven 1-inch diameter buttons [buy buttons after project is complete to ensure they'll fit] GAUGE 16 sts/22 rows = 4" in stockinette stitch

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What are you most proud of? I'm really proud of the fit of this sweater, it's truly a custom garment.

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What advice would you give someone starting this project? If you don't know how to create custom shaping in your sweaters, try my Craftsy class: http://www.craftsy.com/class/Knit-Lab-Fit-Your-Knits/27

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Oh, sooo beautiful

02/08/2015 Flag

like this

02/08/2015 Flag

My daughter is an hourglass shape this will suit her to a tee....

02/09/2015 Flag

My daughter is an hourglass shape this will suit her to a tee....

02/09/2015 Flag

where did you get the pattern. It is a beautiful sweater and looks great on you. I am going to take the my first sweater class soon.

02/22/2015 Flag