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Keiko Pattern Soon Available.


I have received quite a few questions about the Keiko sweater through Ravelry and am glad to tell you that I'm just making the last edits and double-checks for the pattern. I'm hoping to publish it soon, hopefully on Friday, so keep checking this blog or my Ravelry designer page for the release!

Nothing else has really happened during the past few days. The summer heat has finally reached Vasa and I've been enjoying it the best I can (I don't have any holiday right now, so I have to go to work every day). I feel like I've been really unproductive on the knitting front lately and haven't got anything new to show you at the moment. The first Ornette sock is ready (I made some stupid mistakes but I'll share them with you when both of the socks are finished) and I'm almost ready with the leg part of the second sock, hoping to start the heel tonight. The Kai No Yokan lace scarf has doubled the length since I last showed it to you, but 20 cm worth of lace doesn't really count as scarf yet...  

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You need: 125 m or 135 yards of DK weight yarn (blue sample knit with Novita Wool, 100% wool, 135 m/ 50g) 125 m or 135 yards of sport weight yarn for the lining (blue sample: Garnstudio Drops Baby Alpaca Silk, 70% alpaca, 30% silk, 167 m/ 50 g) 
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