Saturday, April 14, 2007

FO: Sheldon

drumroll... it's Sheldon from Knitty!

This was such a fun and easy knit! I followed the pattern to the letter - right down to the yarn - and everything came out great.

yarn details
knit picks shine sport in grass and green apple

sport weight

60% pim
a cotton, 40% modal
50g/110 yd per ball @ $2.49 each

9 mm black eyes from Zims $0.99 for 8

project details
pattern: "Sheldon" by found here:
gauge: 25x34 per 4'' on size 4's
needles: dpns in 3&4
hook: D (first time crocheting! yay!)
hours: several... maybe 10?
yarn used: almost all of the grass, maybe half the green apple
total cost: $5.25

- love, love, love this yarn!!! There is a reason I sleep in modal sheets....
- attached i-cord on shell sort of rolls up?? Maybe next time experiment to get it to roll down.

And a bonus: he comes apart!

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