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April 19, 2005

Sleeve Cap MCS

nona's hanging out tonight having a good ol' MCS, and loving every minute of it!  After tweaking the sleeve caps for the Elena cardigan, I was quite interested -- okay, paranoid -- to see if the sleeve cap would truly fit into the armhole.  Since the back and one front were finished, I sewed one of the sleeves in place followed by its side and sleeve seems.  Voila, all the pieces fit beautifully -- nona warned you she was having an MCS didn't she! 

One more front to finish and the Elena cardigan will be off to nona-niece-the-hip, just in time for summer -- who said the world was perfect?!

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That looks so great!

Posted by: nona sister 5 | Apr 20, 2005 8:14:14 AM

Claire says she wishes she had an aunt like you!

Posted by: marilyn | Apr 20, 2005 8:24:15 AM

I'm having project envy - very cute - love that color.

Posted by: Vicki | Apr 20, 2005 9:14:54 AM


Just dropping to ask if you could take me off the NBaT KAL, I haven't started it yet and I seriously doubt I will.. I am SO surronded by projects fomr stash already.

Thank you and happy knitting!

Posted by: Alice_ | Apr 20, 2005 9:34:52 AM

It's looking great. I love the color.

Posted by: Jessica | Apr 20, 2005 9:59:27 AM

I encourage you to take a larger-than-usual MCS for this sleeve set-in.
Working with a bias pattern and correcting the given directions for the sleeve cap entitles you.

Posted by: Judith | Apr 20, 2005 1:26:00 PM

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