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Cardigan Sweater Knitting Instructions


  1. Timeless classics
  2. Material for the jacket:
  3. Knitting pattern for a classic Cardigan
  4. Material for the sweater:
  5. Knitting pattern for a classic sweater

Timeless classics

Put on and feel could be the motto for these two fine pieces. We tell you how you easily after can knit the sweater and cardigan.

Material for the cardigan:

  • Lana Grossa quality “Merino Air” (90% pure new wool (Merino), 10% polyamide, Mt = approx. 130 m / 50 g): approx 200 (250-300) g taupe (FB. 10)
  • Lana Grossa quality “Yak Merino” (30% new wool (Merino), 28% (baby) alpaca, 22% polyamide, 20% yak, LL about 110 m / 50 g =): approx. 300 (350-400) g raw silk (FB. 10)
  • Knitting needles No. 5.5, 7 and 9
  • 1 circular needle size 7, 80 cm long
  • 1 leather buckle Union button, art. 59976, 100 mm, 20 dark brown.

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My Leather Legging Combined With Beige and Black

No, not every “what-if” question remains entirely unanswered… even though I have said this on Tuesday so boldly… It depends on the context… as so often! What if, the spring had not paused and it would not have been so “fresh”? Hääääää ???? Then I could not have put on my leather legging and I could not have combined it with my trench, because it would have been much too warm then for such a transition…

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Wool Sweaters for The Cold Days

When comes the cold, one of the best clothes to combat it are the wool sweaters. Easy to wear, comfortable and above all warm. As always, the low-cost companies are our saviors and most recurrent shops to choose our favorite design. Mango you have them all models and styles.

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Leather Jackets Classic and Must Have Piece

Leather jackets are a real must have for me after all denim. Without somehow not going and there are so many different models that I can never have enough of it!

Luciana and I had as a joint contribution planned which our Catwalk looks plus size Fashiondays, and the shooting to just each photographed a second outfit – in leather jackets -.

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How to Wear The Parka?

The parka is a real basic wardrobe. It is a coat that combines comfort and modernity. But how to wear it without overstated the casual look? Read this article to choose your parka and well everyday wear.

1) Choose the right parka

The parka is a coat of military origin. It is mostly the thicket time and wind: the coat. Fight against the cold quintessential Drop the transparent neo parka, too short or multicolored, is it better to invest in a basic yet beautiful you never get tired and will be timeless.

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Best Tie Brands in The World

After the story of the tie and the 5 essential ties to possess, we continue our series of articles dedicated to this essential and inseparable accessory of male daily. Ties, most ready-to-wear brands in offers in its catalog with more or less success. To try to limit the amount of risk it is best with the experience of building a brand based on which we can rely in terms of quality and style. To simplify the task, we offer you our selection of the 10 ties brands to know. Here we tried to alternate brands recognized name and other more confidential while incorporating a range of affordable price.

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Grey Bomber Jacket Outfit

Autumn comes, whether we like it or not. Sure, it may perhaps take a few days and weeks, but it will come. And then you should be prepared. It does not have the thick knit sweater be but a reasonable transition jacket should already then. In terms of appearance should convince them. The New Look Bomber Jacket-mid gray I might as exactly who you wanted.

Combining can be the bomber jacket in mid gray with a variety of outfits. Whether the bright Chino or dark jeans, everything is possible. One should only eighth in the compilation of his outfits that a certain contrast between the individual garments is given.This one’s look is not too boring. Personally, I can think of the combination with black jeans, sneakers introduced over a white shirt and white low-top.

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The Right Way to Wash Sweaters

  1. How often do you wash woolen fabrics: clothing from pure wool does not require frequent washing, because the wave has the ability to clean itself. It is not brewed and does not retain flavors in it works perfectly ventilation of fresh air. This is the preferred fabric for apparel for climbers. How to wash our wool anyway? It is best this is by hand. The wave always be washed with warm water, not hot or cold. To a large extent this is true for the factory designated clothes containing wool, it is best also to wash them by hand. Use only the preparation of which is indicated to be intended for washing woolen fabrics and water to 30 degrees. Also, do not rub and crush the garment, just gently rub and leave to soak. Ingredient in the preparation is the enemy of protein fibers, so thoroughly rinse woolen clothes while they do not expire clear water. You can also put a little vinegar in the water in which rinse clothes to neutralize preparation.
  2. Dry cleaning or washing machine: as has certainly become clear washing machine better not to Use the special 100% wool products, if you do not you wash by hand always include a low temperature of 30 degrees and a program for washing wool or delicate fabrics. Using preparation for the type of clothes that wash. Sometimes it is necessary to use dry cleaning, especially for coats and vintage jackets, which would hardly be laundered at home.
  1. The right way for drying sweaters: best it going to air without direct sun and drying with direct heat better forget it, because it can lead to shrinkage of clothes. Clothing of felt can be used iron steam heat to about 150 degrees, is also well garment is not completely dry otherwise the effect will be visible.
  2. How to care for Kashmir: in cashmere things sit improved way back is better to leave it to ventilate before it can be washed. When let wash water is not more than 20 degrees. Also absorb moisture, but do not squeeze to not get stretched best leave it to dry on a flat surface.
  3. How to remove the beads from woolen fabrics: you may know about the number of shaver, it is efficient, but it is quite dangerous because it can easily ruin his sweater with one wrong move. Best use appliances designed for this purpose, there are even Jumbo for 3-4 lev run on batteries and remove very well formed ugly pads in tissue.
  4. Hanger or folded in the closet: as a wave tolerate easy deformation best way that can be stored folded on a shelf in the closet, because with long hanging from the rack can stretch beyond repair in the shoulder.
  • How to protect the sweater from moths: the easiest and most natural way is by bags filled with lavender packed in the closet between woollens. Remember to put these bags in the cupboard with woolen odeala or crocheted socks from Grandma.
  1. How to “redo” allocated parts of the sweater: to me most often are either sleeve or side of the sweater. If you happened to you can try to dip stretched part in hot water to shrink the tissue acts, but does not prevent the grant. Be careful not to hold it too long because it can shrink more than expected!
  2. If the sweater has shrunk: if you happened so that when washing the sweater has shrunk can try this number. Soak it in warm water and add 4-5 tablespoons of hair conditioner. Leave it kata for about 1 hour. Then rinse it and leave it on a towel by gently stretch shrunk parts. It will become like new, but it certainly helps.
  3.  If a loop: I am tempted to say: “in this case, best give it to your grandmother!” But it is not always possible though. In this case you have to sew the loop by turning sweater and work inside his hand (in hand-knit sweaters) at factory likely be able to return to his old form is close to 0, so you could consider an applique or embroidery that to do on the torn place, of course if it allows, and if not, it is a mourning day for your closet. If you use any special techniques or have tips on how favorite sweater to live longer may share them in the comments! Many times I mentioned that I prefer to items on hand (I know how it sounds: D) but this is a good way to keep your favorite clothing in excellent condition for the longest possible time!