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The (finally) completed back for my husband's Cabled Rib Cardigan from Tara Jon Manning's book "Men in Knits." This has been languishing on the needles for three years, so it's nice to finally see progress. Finally. The yarn is Blackwater Abbey's Bluestack, a lovely bluish-purple tweed with red and mustard-colored flecks.

Hard to see, but there is actually about an inch of sleeve coming off the body here. Now, about six inches. This is my husband's Cabled Rib Cardigan from Tara Jon Manning's book "Men in Knits". The yarn is Blackwater Abbey's Bluestack, a lovely bluish-purple tweed with red and mustard-colored flecks. I desperately want to have this finished by 2008.

This is my husband's Cabled Rib Cardigan from Tara Jon Manning's book "Men in Knits". The yarn is Blackwater Abbey's Bluestack, a lovely bluish-purple tweed with red and mustard-colored flecks.

 

Not yet blocked, and missing buttonsI used a total of 8 skeins, plus part of a 9th for the buttonband.