Mustard Agatha

Added Jul 16, 2014

by Denim Skirts...

Norwich, United ...

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I hope no-one minds the knitting project spam. I’m doing more knitting than sewing at the moment.

This is the Agatha cardigan from Untangling Knots using Cascade 220, sunflower and my second hand knit sweater. I re-enforced both button bands on my sweater using interfacing and lining fabric from my stash. On the buttonhole side I machine stitched buttonholes to match the buttonholes on the cardigan. I love how I can combine my sewing skills with my knitting. I have seen others re-enforce knitted button bands with Petersham ribbon before but not with lined interfacing.

Material Notes

Cascade 220 yarn.

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

For
Women
Garment Type
Cardigan

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    Jul 23, 2014, 03.59 AMby nadia r

    wonderful work! :D

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    Jul 18, 2014, 02.47 PMby PennyMac

    Oh! I wish I could knit. Lovely cardi, Great colour.

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      Jul 18, 2014, 04.17 PMby Denim Skirts Etc

      Thank you! You could totally learn if you’re interested. Everything you need is online or You Tube. I had only knit 1 garter stitch scarf before the start of this year!

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    Jul 17, 2014, 08.56 AMby Deanna31

    Lining? Your a genius! Looks fantastic from every angle

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      Jul 17, 2014, 01.55 PMby Denim Skirts Etc

      I couldn’t find any suitable ribbon which turned out to be a good thing. I’m a sewer for heaven’s sake, why not use fabric!?

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