I’ve been swatching to make a sweater for a film called Tell Them of Us. Many knitters are participating in a project called Orkney to Omaha that involves recreating historical knits. I’ve been assigned the following sweater:
Screen Shot 2014-01-17 at 9.38.33 AMHere is the yarn: historical knitI received it two days ago. Yesterday I finished my swatch and wet blocked it.historical knit-2

As with many historical patterns, this one leaves a lot for the user to figure out on her own. I’m going to have to do some strategizing, but I have all of the measurements for the actress and an accurate gauge swatch, so here I go!

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