View Full Version : FO: Silky Wool "Coffee Cami"
10-18-2010, 08:22 PM
Finally done! I sure procrastinated seaming those two itsy bitsy shoulder seams...seeing how the cami was knit in the round...seaming took 10 minutes. Oy vey!
Yarn: Silky Wool (650yds)
Color: Coffee Bean
My Rav notes (http://www.ravelry.com/projects/ArtLady/tank-of-many-colors-2) if you care to look.
Free pattern, (http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/tank-of-many-colors) but I tweaked it. Used the pattern for an outline mainly.
Intended use: paired with my Noro Bettna cardigan.
10-18-2010, 08:42 PM
So beautiful! What lucious autumn colors. Your work is always so beautiful. :notworthy:
10-19-2010, 08:03 AM
Oh that is so pretty together!!! and it sounds sooo soft! :) As always, just beautiful work!
10-19-2010, 08:15 AM
The two pieces are perfect together. Love the colors.
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DID SOMEONE SAY COFFEE???
Excuse me while I put another cup to brew.
It's beautiful! A perfect pairing.
The yarn sounds scrumptious in hand.
10-19-2010, 09:04 AM
Really autumnal, love the colours.
10-19-2010, 09:23 AM
Beautiful work as always! And the colors really are perfect for fall .... I love it! :inlove:
10-19-2010, 10:06 AM
So pretty! I love your color choices (always!) Perfect for the season!
10-19-2010, 04:08 PM
Silky Wool is the nicest wool in the world to wear next to the skin. It provides warmth, but not insufferable heat. I mean, it doesn't suffocate. So worn under my Bettna, I'll be very comfortable!
Noro's "Maiko" has the same attributes as Silky Wool. A tad warmer though. And less colors to chose from. And more expensive.
You can pick up Silky Wool for a great price. And it has nearly 200 yards per hank. Very generous yardage IMO.
Very pretty. The color is great with the cardigan.
10-21-2010, 05:25 PM
They look wonderful together. As always I am in awe of your items.
10-22-2010, 02:12 PM
Another beautiful project completed. One of the many things I admire about your knitting is the combination of choosing the right yarn and color for the pattern. Your finished knits look much, much better than the original pattern. It's a wonderful gift you have Dollyce! :notworthy:
10-24-2010, 08:52 PM
Very, very pretty, ArtLady!!
10-29-2010, 05:23 AM
It's beautiful! I really like how it pairs up with the Bettna.
10-29-2010, 05:25 PM
Simple lines in a rich color to go with an awesome sweater. Perfect. :muah: