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01-05-2013, 07:17 AM
I've just started this (finished knitting the rib of the back, 16 rows of 1 x 1).

01-05-2013, 07:19 AM
Sorry, here's some details:

Patons Inca for Men
Book 1232, pattern 19

"RIB GUERNSEY SWEATER with diamond texture"

01-05-2013, 08:12 AM
Very good looking pattern. It's going to be fun to knit and look fabulous.

01-05-2013, 08:36 AM
That will be one good looking sweater. Looks like a fun knit too. Post the finished pics!!

01-05-2013, 10:51 AM
That looks super nice. :)

01-05-2013, 11:10 AM
Good choice. It'll be great.

01-05-2013, 08:52 PM
Fine-looking sweater!

01-07-2013, 05:30 AM
It's being knitted in "Inca" which is an Australian yarn: 60 wool, 30 alpaca and 10 synthetic. It's what you'd call "chunky" or 12 ply. Love it as it's so damned soft ... just beautiful to knit with, too.

01-07-2013, 05:52 PM
Nice design, David. Will watch for your FO!

01-09-2013, 12:47 AM
I've just finished knitting the first 48 cms of the back and the lovely diamond feature is about to begin ... can't wait.

01-16-2013, 01:10 PM
Go, David! Go, David!

You're a zippy knitter, my friend. Or else you've got more stick-with-it-ness than I do. I have to jump up every few minutes and do something else (like start another knitting project!!).

Can't wait to see this one done!

Jan in CA
01-16-2013, 01:33 PM
What a great looking sweater!

02-02-2013, 02:52 AM
update - I've finished this now (at least all the knitting) and have to press it and sew it up with my (enormous) yarn needle.