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Foliage Capelet

Added Apr 29, 2011

by madebymeg

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A few Christmases ago my aunt gave me some beautiful Berroco Foliage yarn. It has since been discontinued (so no link), so I needed to find a project that was just the right size for the number of skeins I had. I’ve wanted to try some sort of shrug for a while, so I cast on for a few projects but none of them were small enough. After some internet searches, I stumbled upon The Casting Couch’s Hoodie Capelet, which looked perfect. It’s got beautiful cables and stitching, and yet it’s not too whispy or dainty like a lot of other patterns. It reminds me of being in the forest, like Little Red Riding Hood.

I am so happy with the way it turned out. And it only took about 20 episodes of Glee! to complete.

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Spring, Fall
Garment Type
Casual, Romantic
Other, Wool


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    Apr 30, 2011, 10.27 AMby VintageFusion

    beautiful only wish i had any knitting capabilities to make things like this so cute!

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    Apr 30, 2011, 09.45 AMby frankiesoup

    So pretty! I love the colour and how delicate and cozy you’re managed to make this look!

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    Apr 29, 2011, 01.47 PMby Ruffles Gazebo

    oh this is great! i would most love one of these in such a fantastic elvish colour! very envious

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    Apr 29, 2011, 07.17 AMby magdamagda


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    Apr 29, 2011, 06.01 AMby magdamagda

    I love the idea, I could see how that can become a favourite piece! it’s beautiful! I also used to knit a lot watching TV and feeling proud at the end of an episode, analyzing how much I’ve done:))

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      Apr 29, 2011, 06.42 AMby madebymeg

      thanks! yeah i don’t know if i watch tv to knit or knit to watch tv…

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