Saturday, November 11, 2006

Fresh off the needles!


Side view

Desperately needs blocking, weaving in ends, buttons, etc. - but, I. Love. This. Sweater! Thanks Bonne Marie for such a wonderful pattern. I knit the smallest size and used 8 skeins of Jo Sharp Silkroad Tweed in Beech. I have two other colors of JSST in the stash and am thinking of a second with 3/4 sleeves in Dusk. Did I tell you yet that I love this sweater? Off to weave in ends and give this girl a bath.


Anonymous Anonymous said...

Even without the blocking and buttons I love it!!!

12:50 PM  
Blogger Brenda said...

Me too, looks great!
I'm planning to cast on mine this weekend, in a similar colour. Seeing yours makes me excited!

12:52 PM  
Blogger Twisted Knitter said...

It's beautiful! Congrats for finishing a wonderful sweater!

3:02 PM  
Blogger margene said...

Oooo, she looks great! It will be a fabulous sweater to wear anywhere

4:21 PM  
Blogger Saltwater purls said...

She looks great...can't wait to see what the blocking does!

5:54 PM  
Blogger kandy said...

Thanks everyone. I wore it today - no buttons yet, couldn't wait! Simply used a pin to close and off we went. I've already cast on for my second!

5:56 PM  
Blogger Jennifer said...


5:19 AM  
Blogger Bonne Marie said...

OMG! I've been waiting to see this - the yarn is something I've been wanting to try.

It is FABULOUS - I curtsey (low) to you m'lady for your wonderful work (and many thanks for your kind kind compliments!)

6:46 AM  
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11:27 AM  
Blogger Bear Knits said...

Wow! It looks great!

11:28 AM  
Blogger Knitting-Nelly said...


9:42 AM  

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