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I think its gonna get froggedAfter languishing in my wip pile during the heat of Georgia summer and fall I finally picked the Seed Stitch Card back up.  Everything is done except the button bands and collar.  But I think its gonna get frogged.

At first I thought the problem was the yarn I subbed, the pattern calls for Pear Tree 8 ply 107 yards = 50 grams, I used Frog Tree Merino Melange 101 yds = 50 grams.

But no I think I either should have made a size smaller or that I would like it better with a lighter weight yarn (its dense) or its just the pattern. Thoughts?

Its too bulky/loose under the arms

I think its gonna get frogged

Its tragic really because it is a beautiful sweater and those cables are lovely.

I think its gonna get frogged

the yarn is beautiufl

I think its gonna get frogged
and I managed to successfully modify it for long sleeves

I think its gonna get frogged

I think part of the problem might be how much I still love my central park non-hoodie, in fact if this gets frogged that’s what the yarn will be.

Hoodless Central Park Hoodie 05

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True Confessions

No idea?First I have no idea what kind of flower this is. It was on a vine in what appeared to be a vegetable garden. Any ideas?

Second, I finally got the nerve to face the Modified 1.50 Cardi.  I discovered the bottom 3 cable do indeed have 2 more rows in them.  Now I have been follwoing the pattern the whole time, BUT I had photocopied it, to make notes one for my modifications and that is where I was keeping track of the rows.  Well I lost it, yeah I have no idea where, I looked at home, at work nad in the car, it hasn’t been anywhere else.  So I made a new copy and went forward, I’m pretty sure this is when the change happened. Frick.  So what to do? Do I frog, lets face it that lace is gonna be a bitch to frog and pick back up, or do I move forward?

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