I am very excited to see that the knit-a-long is working on the Central Park Hoodie. I began mine about 2 weeks ago ( I did finish up a vest in that time too) and have he back almost finished. It is really going very quickly so far! I am making it out of Cascade 220 #9489 which is a heathery brick red. It is looking pretty fine if I do say so myself! I have learned to cable without the cable needle (thanks to the article in Interweave Knits, Fall 2009) and I do think that speeds up the whole thing. Done by the end of October? I'm not sure as I have a baby blanket and 3 Christmas stockings to make also by somewhere in there. We also babysit for 2 of our grandchildren 3 days per week once school begins (There mom teaches so we have had the summer off too.) and that keeps me busy during the day. I will try to keep up. Maybe the pressure of the knit-a-long is good for me! Thanks for choosing this sweater.
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