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Topic: Knitty's Roam (Fall 2007)  (Read 2451 times)
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« Reply #10 on: October 18, 2007 10:47:55 AM »

I've definitely decided to rip but I think I might try to swap/sell the yarn instead of making Roam.  I don't think a variegated sweater is really my style after all.

Sleeves are so hard to finish!  The sweater I am working on now I knit the sleeves first and then moved on to the body.  That's been working out really well.
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« Reply #11 on: October 18, 2007 11:33:29 AM »

have you tried knitting from alternating skeins, alligator?  that can help to break up pooling and such, if you switch skeins every two or four rows.
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« Reply #12 on: October 18, 2007 06:19:47 PM »

have you tried knitting from alternating skeins, alligator?  that can help to break up pooling and such, if you switch skeins every two or four rows.

Yeah, I knit from 2 skeins from the start.  I kept messing with knitting 1 or 2 rows of each skein to break up the pooling but it didn't really work.  And I found that I was thinking and worrying a lot about that which wasn't really fun for me.  This is a good yarn, it's just not for me I think.  Though, I do think it would be really pretty as Roam.  I'm just maybe sick of looking at it.  If I still have it in a couple months I might try it with Roam because it does look nice in seed stitch.
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