Tuesday, November 29, 2005

Just Cast On!

I finally (after months of lurking) cast on last night for my hourglass. I'm using Berroco Pleasure in a rich, dark blue. It is part angora, so it filled my "next to skin soft" requirement. My gauge ended up about 19.5/4", and I want it a bit bigger than the 37" size (but not 41"!) so fingers are crossed it will work out ok. I also want to make the trim a different color - I remember seeing (not sure if it was here or on the KR forum) someone who made a green hourglass with a contrasting green trim. Anyone remember seeing it also? I'd love to read how she did it and where she stuck the color in. Read updates, etc on my blog.

Stacey

2 Comments:

Blogger saleknitter said...

Hi Stacey:

Is this the version of the Hourglass sweater you were talking about...

http://www.streetsandyos.com/archives/hourglass_sweater_v20/index.php

Hope this helps!

Thu Dec 01, 09:49:00 AM PST  
Blogger Stacey said...

yep! That's it! Thanks!

Sun Dec 04, 05:38:00 AM PST  

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