Grey Edge

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Grey Edge

Textured Cable Sweater Knitting Pattern. The Gift Of Knitting.

Happy Sunday! My trip is just one month away and though I have three more projects planned, I was crazy enough to cast on The Edge. It is really interesting how my knitter’s brain works – as soon as I finish a design, I already have ideas what forms and colors it could take. It happened with almost all of my patterns, it is like I cannot get enough of them the first time around and crave to come back to play a little bit more with the design and sometimes this results in additional pattern files I add to the original version:

Reindeer was knit in merino/silk and then recreated in cotton, because I was craving to see the stitch definition the cotton creates.

La Flor took a completely different shape when knit in gorgeous mohair, which resulted in additional pattern file.

The Choice also gives you two options to choose (pun intended πŸ™‚ ) from – cable or simple textured back.

Heritage and Wheat sweaters found their new life in the pattern “cocktail” when both sweaters merged in one.

Textured Cable Sweater Knitting Pattern. The Gift Of Knitting.

And now The Edge. I love my dusty pink aran weight sweater that I was wearing all winter, but when planning my trip home, I knew I needed some neutral cozy loose sweater that I’ll throw on with my black joggers and get on this 30+ hour journey. Well, The Edge fit perfectly – I was so craving to come back to these 3D cables that I love knitting so much!

Textured Cable Sweater Knitting Pattern. The Gift Of Knitting.

So, of course, I am adding some mods to it, seems like I can never knit something as it is without modifications. The sweater will be lighter, as the yarn is thinner compared to the original one and I am thinking of making it crop length… Well, hopefully it will be ready just in time and keep me cozy during the flight, because I always get so cold in the planes.

Textured Cable Sweater Knitting Pattern. The Gift Of Knitting.

Hope you have some nice projects to work on this Sunday!


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By | 2018-06-24T07:54:18+00:00 June 24th, 2018|Knitting|6 Comments

6 Comments

  1. Lee June 24, 2018 at 10:45 am - Reply

    What yarn are you using for The Gray Edge sweater

    • Alina June 24, 2018 at 6:29 pm - Reply

      Hello Lee! I am using Stockbridge by Valley Yarns (alpaca/wool blend), I had it it my stash for quiet some time and if I am not mistaken it is discontinued.

  2. Julie June 24, 2018 at 4:21 pm - Reply

    The Edge is looking SO good already!! love those delicious looking cables…..

    • Alina June 24, 2018 at 6:30 pm - Reply

      Thank you, Julie!!! Love how it is looking in grey version, can’t wait to see it blocked!

  3. Melissa June 24, 2018 at 6:30 pm - Reply

    Loving all of your modifications, Alina! You know you are a designer when you have to change up your own patterns and try new yarn at the same time πŸ™‚ So fun to see your process! Safe and happy travels to you!

    ~Melissa

  4. Sarah W. June 30, 2018 at 7:21 am - Reply

    Well the mohair La Flor just made it into my queue. It looks SO elegant. Amazing design, Alina.

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