Herringbone jacket - at last

davidUK's picture

Some of you may remember the nightmare I was having a few months ago with the Herringbone Jacket I was knitting for my other half from 'Classic Knits for Men'. Well, it's done and here are a few pics.

David

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Great job. I love the jacket.

Great job. I love the jacket.

SAPBrown's picture

Wow, I want one. The color

Wow, I want one. The color looks great.

Nehkhasi's picture

Beautiful!

Beautiful!

kiwiknitter's picture

Very beautiful! It's a very

Very beautiful! It's a very smart garment. And, I love your home in the background!

Spicemanknit's picture

Great job on this sweater.

Great job on this sweater. It also looks great on you too.
John

Asplund's picture

Looks great and comfortable

Looks great and comfortable too - and I love details like the red buttonholes.

Mnjack's picture

Great job and jacket. Thanks

Great job and jacket. Thanks for sharing.

Tom Hart's picture

Magnificent, David.

Magnificent, David. Congratulations on a challenging job so superbly carried off.

steve kadel's picture

such a smart looking

such a smart looking jacket
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It's a great jacket and it

It's a great jacket and it looks well worth the frustrating times you had knitting it.

Buck Strong's picture

It's beautiful! To sit with

It's beautiful!

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Craig's picture

David, the jacket looks

David, the jacket looks great, well worth all the trouble it caused you.

Kerry's picture

Well done David, the jacket

Well done David, the jacket looks great.

Stan Stansbury's picture

Great job. Did you knit it

Great job. Did you knit it from the bottom up? I'm trying to figure out how you did the button bands.

bobshome's picture

Now that's a GREAT jacket.

Now that's a GREAT jacket. 1/2 looks amazing with that. Good one David!