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Category Knitting
Type Clothing
Sizing Women
Style Hipster, Formal / Bridal, Whimsical, Victorian / Steampunk, Funky, Holiday, Retro / Vintage
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What was your source for this knitting project? Online Photo or Website
Name of website or photo Violet

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What materials did you use? Yarn Main Colour (MC): Blue Sky Alpacas Skinny Dyed Cotton (100% Organically Grown Cotton), 65g/2.29oz, 150yds/137m. 3 (3, 3, 4, ) Skeins of 311 Gardenia. Contrast Color (CC): Filatura Di Crosa Golden Line Superior (70% Cashmere, 30% Silk), 25g/0.88oz, 330yds/300m. 1 Ball #01 White. Or yarn that knits to specified gauge. Needles 1 pair of US 4/3.5mm knitting needles Gauge 24 stitches x 30 rows = 4/10cm worked in 2 x2 rib, slightly stretched, using US 4/3.5 mm knitting needles or size needed to obtain gauge. 2 1/2 yds/2 1/4m of 1/4/0.65cm wide Double Faced Satin Ribbon 1 pair of cup underwires for your size. 9 /0.5cm Snaps (Press Studs) 2 Stitch Markers, 3 Stitch Holders

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What are you most proud of? Taking a vintage style and updating it, in knitwear!

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What advice would you give someone starting this project? This has to fit tightly! (But not so tight that it gapes at the openings). You MUST use a firm, stiffish yarn.

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09/30/2011 Flag

Thank you!

09/30/2011 Flag