Acts of Knitting and Nerdery

I finally, FINALLY finished unraveling the Ralph Lauren sweater! I had band-aids on my fingers at the end since pulling the yarn was cutting into them so hard that they were on the verge of blisters and blood. That would have been no good.

Anyway, if my ad hoc yarn measurement technique is any good, then I got about 1300 yards of super sweet merino/mohair fingering weight yarn out of it. Next, with any luck at all, I will be going from this…

Ralph Lauren Sweater from a Thrift Store

to this…

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