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FO: Adult Cardigan

I knitted this cardigan for a friend from Australia, who had seen a similar cardigan in a shop, but couldn’t find the right size. She picked out the colour of DROPS Eskimo yarn.

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It’s one of the easiest adult knits I’ve ever knitted, garter stitch all the way and a very simple pattern, but I think it looks great nonetheless.

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I love the yarn my friend picked, especially with the added shade. It was a little tricky to knit with as the darker beige was spun into the light beige and came off in parts, but the finished piece works really well.

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The other nice thing about the yarn is that it’s really nice and thick and I was able to knit with 8mm needles, so the cardigan just flew off the needles.

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AA 14I used buttons from my stash, which I think fit perfectly. And the biggest plus with this cardigan: I was able to hand it over in person to my friend when we were in Sydney earlier this year.

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3 thoughts on “FO: Adult Cardigan

  1. I love this cardigan. Anna you did a beautiful job by also tappering it in which gives it a very classy look. Thank you for creating such a gorgeous piece.xx

    1. Thanks so much Ayse. I am pleased that it fits and that you like it. x

  2. lovely! the yarn looks so wooly and wonderful!
    the cardigan looks great on your friend – great job!!

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