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Sweater No. 15

  This is my completed Sweater No. 15 from My Favourite Things Knitwear made with Knitting for Olive Merino and Soft Silk Mohair . This project knit up pretty quickly even with all the cabling. The only mods I made were to shorten the sleeves and the body by about an inch and a half. This was the first sweater where I picked up stitches directly in the armholes for the sleeves. Such a clever technique that saved a bunch of time–especially since the sweater is knit top-down, in the round and there's no seaming. Other details I loved: the foldover neck, the twisted rib stitch for the cuffs, bottom band and neckband, and the Italian bind-off. It fits perfectly and I'm happy I'll get a couple of wears in since spring is still a little cold and wet here.

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