A Cozy New Sweater Just in Time for Autumn

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It’s going to be 80 in southern Minnesota today. The leaves are still firmly attached to the trees and stubbornly green. But in a few weeks all of that is going to change and I’m going to be ready.

Over Labor Day weekend, I finally finished weaving in the ends on my Plum Island Pullover.  It’s a simple, gansey style sweater, with a slouchy, comfortable shape. The pattern is by Alison Green.

The decided to knit this sweater during one of those rare moments of yarn-related serendipity. I had a pattern I wanted to knit and exactly the right yarn in my stash, the right yardage and everything.  How often does that happen?

I used Imperial Yarns Columbia in the Indigo Heather colorway.

 

 

17 thoughts on “A Cozy New Sweater Just in Time for Autumn

    • Emily

      We are in Milwaukee, and I am praying for those cooler temperatures this week. Just not the drastic ones. Probably mid 60s would be sweet.

      Love the sweater!

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