Tuesday, November 29, 2016
A Crimson Jumper
It's way to hot to wear it now, summer is here, so it is packed away until next winter.
The pattern is one received free with my yarn order from Bendigo Woolen Mills. I loved the cable pattern, and found it really interesting to do. I have done cables before of course, but not interesting and multiple ones like this.
I changed the pattern slightly too, just making the sleeves a bit longer. In the pattern they were 3/4 length, which personally I find a silly length to be made in wool. It took a little juggling with numbers and multiple tries to get them right, but I am vary happy with the result.
I also have lots of yarn left over too, which will be enough to make a matching scarf or hat. So watch this space to see which design wins.