Monday, August 22, 2011

The Cardigan Project

You voted and the results are IN! After counting all of the Facebook votes, Blog comments, e-mails, and even word of mouth we have a winner!


Cria! Isn't it cute?! It looks simple and that makes for a great first sweater project. And if your choice didn't win, no worries! I intend to make all four of them in the next year so at some point they will ALL be featured! See? Everyone wins! (Especially me, I get four sweaters!)

Now, your next challenge! After a lot of weighing of opinions and browsing the information-filled interweb I've decided Madelinetosh Pashmina is the perfect yarn for this project. It's a little pricey but it should hold up well. But the color? Well, I can't choose it without your help!

I've narrowed down the colors, and of course I have a favorite but I'd like your input as well. Take a look!
Happiness
Flashdance
Maple Leaf
Oceana

These color shots are borrowed from the Happy Knits Website, I will be purchasing my yarn from them as they are my Favorite Madelinetosh Retailer!

Voting will Close on Saturday, August 27th at 8 PM PST. Vote Away!

4 comments:

  1. Hmmmm. Before I scrolled down to see your yarn pics, I was picturing a dark blue-ish color. I thought it would make a beautiful contrast with your hair, so I guess my official vote is Flashdance. However, I love the Maple Leaf also!

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  2. i'm going with maple leaf! i effing love it!

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  3. Happiness!

    The name says it all (plus, yeah, that beautiful color)

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  4. If you're still taking votes for colors, I'd say either Happiness or Oceana. Both of those would contrast FANTASTICALLY with your hair. I think Happiness would be a bit of a better choice.

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