Once upon a time I fell in love with the yarn, its color, its texture, its softness… The pattern was found in one of the old French magazines… I knew they were meant for each other…

cables sweater

As I was knitting I decided to make it a little bit longer and bigger than the designer suggested. I guess I just wanted to cover myself with its soft cables as much as possible.

Cable Sweater Knitting

I especially like the shaping of the sleeves. The inserted cable panel really makes a difference.

Cable Sweater Knitting

It was such a pleasure to make and such a pleasure to wear.

Cable Sweater Knitting

The Arabesque pullover pattern can be found in the French knitting magazine Bergere de France #159. Ravelry pattern page can be found here.