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Some thoughts about Thoughts

I finished Thoughts by Joji Locatelli.It doesn't look like crap, so that's a good start.
It was a very satisfying knit, made more so because the yarn cost me $1.99 from the Salvos. Actually it cost Leon $1.99, since I originally did not buy it and sent Leon back for it.

I always planned to make this cardigan out of this yarn, but I had the pleasure of plying it up so the fabric would be thick enough.

For once I basically followed the pattern without any changes. I did use a tubular cast off on the sleeves. Look at that pretty edge:

I did not use a tubular cast off on the bottom edge, I couldn't face it for over 300 stitches, and who sees the bottom of a cardigan like this anyway?

The clasp works really well too. It looks like it is pulling a bit in that photo, but it's actually a perfect fit. I think it will only hang better with wear. it is surprisingly warm for such a light cardigan. I managed to keep it clean through the whole knitting process. Now just have to keep it clean while I wear it all summer long.


All in all a winner of a project.

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