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Fashionable isn't something I seek to be, particularly with my knitting. I figure if I put a whole lot of time and work into something, I want it to be classic and timeless. Still, there are two silhouettes this season that I really like. One is the peplum top. Everytime anyone wears one at work I comments on it. I finally  decided to get in gear and buy a couple for myself. The other look I am loving is the casual, boxy, slouchy, 80s style top, which is exactly how my Bendigo cotton jumper came out. 

I wore it out to Tropfest on Sunday night and it was perfect for sitting outside  a really hot evening, that cooled just slightly as the night went on.


  1. It looks great and I love the colors together too. Just perfect for this really hot weather.


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I was putting away the yarn from my mothers ASJ, which I have finished - it's having a bath right now, and I found this blue yarn:

Now, I'm pretty sure that the yarn I left at book club a month ago was Patonyle in navy, and that's what this is too! Either way, it is an exact match:

That's the old yarn and the one I just found, together, and they are the exact same colour!

There is only 13 grams, so I don't know if it will be enough to finish both sleeves, and the  iCord front, but if it is I won't have to wait another month to declare this project done!