Heidi Kirrmaier - Simple Summer Top Down With V-Neck

JRob's picture

Afternoon All,

It has been a while since I posted. I developed a bad case of tennis elbow as I was finishing up Weinstein's Raglan-Sleeved Henley and put the needles up for eight weeks. Everything is fine now. I started knitting JUne 1st put I am taking it slow. Enjoyed the top down so much that I have begun Heidi's pattern. It is free on Ravelry. Just finished the Raglans and joined the front and I have knit a few rounds. Here is a picture of the progress over the last couple of weeks. The fibre is Debbie Bliss' Prima (80% bamboo and 20% Merino wool). It has a lovely drape and should feel great on the body. Hope you are all doing well and I've enjoyed the posts while I've take some down time.

Happy Knitting All - regards,

JRob

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ILHIKER's picture

How do you like the Weinstein

How do you like the Weinstein raglan? I have his book and that sweater is one I have earmarked to make with a new batch of yarn I just bought. Raglan's are so nice to make...no seams!!

Mark

JRob's picture

Mark, I love it. I've

Mark,

I love it. I've liked every one of his patterns I've used.

JRob

Joe-in Wyoming's picture

I was wondering why we hadn't

I was wondering why we hadn't heard from you for a while. Glad you are recovering from the aches and pains; be sure not to overdo it.

Great looking sweater. I look forward to seeing the finished product.

AKQGuy's picture

It's looking wonderful so

It's looking wonderful so far! Sorry to hear about the forced break but we're glad to have you back.

SAPBrown's picture

Was this the Summer KAL you

Was this the Summer KAL you suggested?
Good looking start.

JRob's picture

Yes it is. Several guys on

Yes it is. Several guys on the blog are doing it. Hope they post some pictures.

JRob