Wordless Wednesday : The Overdue Knit Sweater

Posted by on January 16, 2013 10:55 am in My work | 16 comments

simon sweater 1

simon sweater 2

simon sweater 3

simon sweater 4

This sweater had been sitting on my needles for over 18 months. Finally finished it as a late Christmas present for the Man of the House! Still needs to be properly blocked so the ribs will be flatter though!
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 (The Scarf / The Hat)



  1. Gorgeous sweater!! Did you knit the hat and scarf too? I swear those photos could be in a catalog.

    • Yes, I did! I have pictures somewhere; I’ll go through my old blog posts and link them here!
      Thank you very much for your comment 😀 I had fun both making the sweater and taking the pictures with him!

  2. Everything looks great! I love the knit photoshoots I’ve seen in the snow lately! I’ve got knit a sweater for my husband on my list for 2013 …

    • Thank you! It was fun to take pictures in the snow because the weather was gorgeous that day. Not sure I would do this all winter haha!
      I hope you find the time and inspiration to knit for your husband too! 🙂

  3. Bravo! It’s beautiful. Fantastic picture too.

    • Thanks so much! 🙂 I had fun making both!

  4. Lovely job. I really need to get out my needles.

    • Thank you! 🙂 Winter is the perfect time for me to get out those needles 🙂

  5. I love that in the later pictures, you can see the details of the snowflakes that have drifted down. That is just the coolest thing I have ever seen! I love this sweater. It’s so classically styled, and the yarn you chose was just perfect. Oh, how I wish I could knit!!

    • Thank you! I love love the snow and I was excited we got to have such perfect snowflakes on the day of the pictures!

  6. Love the sweater! I’m a knitter, too, and am totally impressed. Fantastic work!

    • Thank you so much!

  7. This is AMAZING. I seriously am in awe of your knitting prowess. I can do scarves and things for the dogs, but I’ve yet to master a knit piece of clothing for a human that isn’t lumpy and misshapen. Simon must be loving this!

    • Wow, thank you Steph! I do remember you making a beautiful orange sweater though 🙂
      And yes, he is loving it. I have yet to get a chance to block it because he wants to wear it all the time in these cold days!

  8. I thought the exact same thing as Kathy about the pictures being catalog worthy!! Sweater is so awesome!!!!

    • Thank you so much Staci! I love combining my passion for photography with my hobby! 🙂

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