WIP Wednesday: Tappan Zee Cardigan

Today’s WIP has been worked on so much in the last week. I had a burst of desire to work on it and so I have. Not to mention I decided to watch Season 1 of Downton Abbey in prep for the Season 2 premiere on Sunday night. 7 hours straight of knitting. A lot gets accomplished in a time frame like that.

Tappan Zee Cardigan in Classic Elite Fresco

The photo above shows the progress as of Monday morning.  I finished the yoke and split for the sleeves while watching Downton Abbey.

 
Tappan Zee Cardigan progress on Tuesday

As of Tuesday I had a good 6 inches of the body knit.  The pattern says to go to 12 inches. I think I will be knitting mine a bit longer as I like longer cardigans and I have plenty of yarn. And yes, I tried this on while ON the needles still. I think it will work out perfectly!

 
Colorway:  5312 Superman Yellow
Needles: US4
 
If you want to see some more lovely WIPs, head over to Tamis!
 
-AMU
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6 thoughts on “WIP Wednesday: Tappan Zee Cardigan

  1. Your cardigan is so cute!
    I totally agree, I like mine long, too! As long as you have yarn, keep knitting!

  2. Pretty :)

    Can’t wait to see it finished.

  3. Oooh, it’s looking gorgeous :) I have that pattern in my queue, thanks for the reminder!

    Also, thanks for your tip about my colourwork tension, I’d never have thought of turning inside out. Much appreciated!

  4. It looks great! I’m busting through a cardigan, too. It must be the season!

  5. You’ve made great progress on your sweater. Love that color!

  6. That looks great! I love the lace pattern.

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