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Tomten III

Pattern: Adult Tomten Jacket*

By: Elizabeth Zimmermann

Source: 'The Opinionated Knitter' or 'Knitting w/o Tears'

Materials: Beaverslide McTaggart Tweed

Amount: 8 skeins 'Mountain Mahogany'; 1 skein (partial) 'Autumn Dogwood)

Needles: 5.0mm/US8


Start Date: 29 May 2007

Finish Date: 25 June 2007


Buttons added July 3, 2007 (not pictured)


*The original pattern was written for a child. I modified it pretty heavily to fit an adult's shape. Most severe modification happened to sleeve caps, neck opening and hood.


See the full write up over at The Tweed for more details.

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Taken on June 25, 2007