While traveling on business, I made my customary yarn store browsing stop at a store called Three Bags Full
in the NW suburbs of Chicago. The book is called Top Down For Toddlers by the Gemmell Sisters at Cabin Fever
. It was the bright green " No Sew Knitting"
tag on the front caught my eye. Finish a WHOLE sweater without seaming??? I'm so in!
My first project from this book is the Basic Cardigan (p.23).
Although the picture shows a solid blue, I'm using Classic Elite Provence
in Japanese Lilac and Rosa Rugosa. Yarn Stats => 100% Mercerized Egyptian Cotton; Gauge 5½ sts/inch on #5 needles (Pattern Guage is 5.5 sts/in on size 6 circulars); comes in 100g/100yd skeins.
I have finished thecollar and started some of the eyelet rows for the raglan sleeve areas:
A toddler cardigan in South Florida? Started in February???
I know...I know...it's the no sew concept. I'm hooked... :XX: