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« on: March 24, 2014 10:19:30 AM »

My knitting mojo kicked in late this year. Usually I'm busy with projects in the winter months but get tired of stitching once Spring starts to arrive.

This year, I didn't do much knitting until March. When I did pull out the yarn and needles, I was inspired by the changing seasons and was drawn to bright green yarn and leafy patterns!



I used a Malabrigo worsted weight yarn in the lettuce colorway. The pattern is called Saroyan and is available on Ravelry.



This was a fun project - it was simple enough but the leafy lace design kept it interesting. I also love working with this yarn because of the slight color variations.

Happy Spring!
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« Reply #1 on: March 24, 2014 10:31:48 AM »

I love this so much! It is perfect for those cooler Pacific NW days/nights. The pattern is just beautiful.
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« Reply #2 on: March 24, 2014 11:16:47 AM »

This is beautiful. The color you used suits the pattern perfectly!
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« Reply #3 on: March 24, 2014 11:31:37 AM »

It's beautiful!
I love the colour, the yarn and the pattern.
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« Reply #4 on: March 24, 2014 11:57:18 AM »

My goodness that is gorgeous!
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« Reply #5 on: March 24, 2014 12:16:27 PM »

Very pretty!  The leaves are so cute.  And what a lovely colour too.
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« Reply #6 on: March 24, 2014 12:48:30 PM »

So classy! Nicely done.
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« Reply #7 on: March 24, 2014 01:16:21 PM »

That is just gorgeous! The color, the laciness, everything!
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« Reply #8 on: March 24, 2014 01:25:48 PM »

Beautiful pattern with the leaves. And Lime green to boot. Smiley
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« Reply #9 on: March 24, 2014 03:02:35 PM »

Cheesy! Yes, HSG! My favorite color Smiley.

Thanks for all the kind words. It really is a fun project to knit and the pattern is free.
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