Philodendron Finished!

This cardigan pattern has been in my queue since I bought it in 2015, so when I was deciding on a Christmas project, it seemed like a good time to make it happen.

Cast-on on Christmas Eve, it has grown so quickly that I haven’t had chance to tell you about it … and I have finished it already!

The pattern isΒ PhilodendronΒ by Holli Yeoh, and the yarn is Drops Karisma (100% wool) in marbled light grey, colour 72.

It turned out a little on the large size, due to my choice of a substitute yarn, and the sleeves were rather long, so I took the scissors to them, removed two pattern repeats and re-knitted the cuffs.

Result! πŸ˜€

I’ve surprised myself by finishing it so quickly – I think this may be my fastest cardigan project ever!

So what shall I knit next?

How’s your knitting coming along this week? I’d love to hear about it!

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Sharing my love of yarny craft and encouraging others to give it a go!
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7 Responses to Philodendron Finished!

  1. catterel says:

    Is that knitted sideways? It’s a very pretty motif, and such a useful sort of colour.

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  2. Those leaves are beautiful πŸ™‚ Well done you! Well done on the speedy knit πŸ™‚

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  3. swissrose says:

    Ooh, your Christmas Eve cast-on!! You’ve finished superfast – brava!! And what a pretty pattern that is, and in a useful colour… there is definitely a need for a grey cardigan in my near future (and the yarn is already sitting here!) πŸ™‚

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