Cables, Baby!

Two months after I started it, it’s finally finished.

Cabled baby pullover!

Of course, I started it to fit the boys two months ago, and they’ve undoubtedly been growing. I was more than a little nervous that it wouldn’t even go on. Moment of truth:

Look at the sweetie!!!

Whew. How cute is that!?! Ahem, I mean, I’m really happy with how it turned out. I designed it myself, so I was concerned about the sizing and proportions but it just turned out beautifully. I’m so proud. It took almost exactly one skein of Knit Picks Bare (Superwash Merino Worsted Weight) and I made it on size 6s so it would be nice and sturdy.

More cables!

As you can see, the cable pattern is repeated on the back,

Gratuitous baby picture!

and I did an inverted three-needle bind off at the top of the sleeves to make a neat little ridge down the seam. I think it makes a nice detail on the otherwise simple sleeves. Just one more thing:




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