This was going to be about how I went away for the weekend to Marysville , had an amazing 10km trail run as part of the Marysville marathon festival,and happily knit, knit, knit away on my Epistrophy cardigan. All of that did happen, but unfortunately, that is not what this post is about. no, this post is about what happened when I tried on the cardigan, just before steeking it.
It's a terrible photo of my face, but that is entirely beside the point. The point is, look at that COLLAR. It is not meant to sit like that. Like it has not relationship with the cardigan, or my neck, but is just going to hang out there in the air by itself. Not good, not good at all. I'm going to rip it half way back and reknit the second half on a smaller needle and then use a firmer cast off. hopefully that will sort it out, otherwise I have not idea what I'm going to do.