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Creamsicle in Pom Pom Quarterly

Written by Sarah on May 6th, 2014 Posted in cardigan, design, FO, knits, KYC Presents, pattern, yarn

creamsicle cardigan

After all of the complaints about startitis last week, I am super excited about what I have to share today! The preview for Pom Pom Quarterly’s summer issue came out on Friday so you can finally get a peek at my first design for their magazine.

Creamsicle is a summery sweater, slightly cropped with half sleeves and a bobble front. You know I love bobbles. I’m always pleased when I can put my personality and style into a piece of knitwear and this vintage-inspired, whimsical top is exactly that.

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The sweater is knit with Kettle Yarn Co’s gorgeous Wimbledon yarn which is the most delectable superwash merino I’ve ever laid my hands on. Working with it is a dream and it’s super soft and silky which is perfect for a light sweater like this. Linda is a really fantastic dyer. The colors were beyond anything I could have imagined. I’m obsessed with how the peach and melon work together.

And, of course, I’m just completely over the moon with how amazing the photos are. The ladies at Pom Pom always impress. They really know how to style things perfectly.

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The summer issue of Pom Pom Quarterly is available for pre-order right now in both print and digital forms! I definitely think you should pick up a copy and not just for the purposes of shameless self-promotion. All of the patterns in this issue are going into my queue. Speaking of, you can add Creamsicle to your queue and add it to your favorites on Ravelry. Best of all, Kettle Yarn Co has already opened a pre-order for Wimbledon kits so you can have your yarn on hand when the magazine comes out later this month. Did I mention how amazing this yarn is?

Will you be knitting a Creamsicle? Do you love bobbles or do you love bobbles?

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Comments (7)

  • May 6, 2014 at 12:47 pm |

    Congrats, dude! This design is mega cute!

  • May 6, 2014 at 2:14 pm |

    What an amazing sweater! I love the shape and the color combo is just amazing! (and I love the color details on the edges) The bobbles make it complete! If I had a bit more confidence in my knitting I’d definitely try this sweet pattern!

  • May 6, 2014 at 2:16 pm |

    Ps. I was so in love with the sweater that I totally forgot to congratulate you with your first design for Pom Pom! Congrats! ^_^

  • May 6, 2014 at 2:31 pm |

    So super cute! I really love the cardigan, and I especially love the colors and the set design. It looks so perfect!

  • May 6, 2014 at 7:55 pm |

    Super cute pattern! I love it! Can’t wait for the new Pom Pom- it’s my favourite mag at the moment- though bad for anyone suffering startitis- I still have 2 projects from the last issue I want to take beyond a swatch!

  • May 8, 2014 at 2:20 am |

    Yes I loooove bobbles! When I saw a pattern preview of the new Pompom magazine, I knew I had to make this bobbly cardigan in lovely pastel colours. I had no idea you designed it! Congrats on getting your first pattern in this fabulous magazine!

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