Tash's Fonda Sweater by Boylandknitworks Yarn Kit

Caitlin describes her Fonda Sweater as "a cute little popover top featuring a fun bobble/twisted rib motif, very loosely inspired by Jane Fonda’s wardrobe in The Electric Horseman. I know that’s a bit of a dated reference, but I can never predict where inspiration will come from! Fonda’s cropped fit is very easy to adjust if you prefer a longer fit. The sweater uses a tubular cast on and bind off- you can find links to tutorials for those techniques, as well as my preferred bobble-making method included in the pattern.

This pattern features some fun techniques including a tubular cast on and bind off, twisted stitches, and my new favorite type of bobble. I have included links to tutorials for all the techniques used in the design, so no need to fear if you haven’t done these before. I’ve got you!"

For my test knit for the Fonda Sweater I decided instead of using a 10Ply/worsted weight yarn (192metres / 210yards per 100g) I would like to soften the knit a bit and used three strands of Kokon yarn kidsilk mohair held together. I was able to achieve gauge this was 

 

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