all buttoned up

20 Feb

I managed to get my new/old cardi finished today!!


I had enough yarn to complete the sleeves to the length I wanted


and to put the stripes down the front button band.


I picked some of my favourite buttons from my stash, knit some I-cord loops and it was finished!


I’m so pleased and have not taken it off since!

A hodge-podge knitting success!


3 Responses to “all buttoned up”

  1. Patricia Landis 21 February 2012 at 6:34 am #

    Magnifique!! A true one-of-a-kind!

  2. Emmms 21 February 2012 at 9:21 pm #

    I love this!!!! It’s absolutely gorgeous in person. Lou, I really want to make one — are you sure you won’t write up the pattern?!


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