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Whale of a sea life custom yoke sweater

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Created in this Craftsy class

Custom Yoke Sweater taught by Amy Detjen

Join Amy Detjen from Vogue Knitting and learn dozens of useful knitting tips as you create a custom-fit sweater with stranded colorwork.

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Here are some details about my project:
Category Knitting
Type Clothing
Yarn Weight Worsted (10 ply)
Sizing Women, Unisex
Style Hipster, Classic, Whimsical, Cute, Geeky, Mod, Casual
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What needles did you use? US 6 / 4.0 mm / UK 8

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What materials did you use? Lion Brand Fisherman's Wool, Knitter's pride circular needles, bamboo 6" DPNs. Also, check out the pattern for the whale and anchor design here:

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What are you most proud of? I am new to knitting and this is my first sweater after only knitting a bundle of cowls. Whale and Anchor chart here:

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What advice would you give someone starting this project? Don't try to change your stitch and row gauge if you are new to knitting (unless you're awesome at math).

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Where can I find/buy the basic sweater pattern that you used?

10/15/2014 Flag

This pattern is available in Amy Detjen's Craftsy class: Custom Yoke Sweater. It's a great class!

10/17/2014 Flag

Looks great! and it's your first AND you created the design. Give yourself a good pat on the back.

10/29/2014 Flag

wonderful sweater - I love it!!! Great Job!

12/05/2014 Flag

That is a great sweater! I love the wales and the simple yet captivating color scheme. Awesome job!

03/15/2015 Flag

You look awesome and content. Good job

06/13/2015 Flag