We all make mistakes – Voss koften part 2

Slow but steady progress on the cardigan I’m working on. It’s a traditional norwegian pattern from the geographic area Voss.

Geeky fact about the name: The name in bokmål/the pamphlet from dalegarn is “Voss koften”. Sometimes you find it called “Vossakofta”, written in dialect/published by Husfliden. While the two version look similar, the latter is worked with a longer pattern repeat, with three square variations. While “Voss koften” has only two.

Knitting voss koften

Main body in progress. You can see the steek area running up the middle

I’m almost halfway done with the body. And it’s moving along faster and faster since my fingers are “learning” the pattern… while taking this picture I found a glaring mistake in the second pattern repeat. But I’m not going back to fix it, some small variations is a part of the charm of handmade…

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