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FO: Adult Cardigan

Back in February of last year a friend asked me to knit her a cardigan that she saw me share on here.

AS 1

I had also knit this for another good friend, and I still need to blog about that here too. Unlike the other two versions, this one had long sleeves.

AS 2

It’s funny, black never photographs very well, but it actually looks really nice.

AS 3

This is actually a lovely pattern as it’s very classic and won’t really go out of fashion. the nice touches of the double moss stitch for the front and collar and the cuffs of the sleeves makes it extra special.

AS 4

And as it calls for 5mm needles it actually knits up really quickly, even though it’s in adult size.

AS 5

I also think it’s lovely and warm as it’s knitted with 100% wool from DROPS Design.

AS 6My finishing techniques are getting better and better, even though I’m not a huge fan of sewing up, I have taught myself how to finish seams so they look very professional.

STATS
Pattern:
 Silver Haze by DROPS Design.
Yarn: DROPS Nepal in black.
Needle size: 5mm
Knitting time: 22nd-28th February 2015.