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New York Built's picture

I met Mathew Gnagi, a young designer in New York several weeks ago at Annie And Company in NYC. We were talking last weekend and he showed me a recent design of his. I bought the design then and there. Called Carlito Cardigan, it's magnificent.

This weekend, I bought Malabrigo worsted in dark green to make the cardigan. I am not usually a fan of cables. I can't wait to finish it. Another customer at the shop at the same time made the same decision. SHE is making it for herself in pink. This is one knitalong I am doing at 100 miles an hour.

Check it out. Yes, the pattern is on Ravelry.

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Comments

TomH's picture

Great design - but I'm thinking I'd have to turn it into a crew neck.

batsignal2000's picture

Holy Crap. That is some good sweater porn.

Craig

steve kadel's picture

love it,

all i know of love, is love is all there is

we put birds on things

Aaronknits's picture

That's a pretty sweet sweater! And a pretty HOT model!!!

leon's picture

Hmmmmmm knitting porn. Just what I needed!

Leon
He nui nga mea e taea ana e te mahinga tahi, e kore e taea takitahi.
Co-operation can accomplish many things which no individual could do alone.

jessemkahn's picture

love the apollo's belt ribbing. very attractive on him.

captin_jack's picture

Wow, man. It is absolutely gorgeous. I'm adding it to my Ravelry to-do list presently.

Joe-in Wyoming's picture

YOWZA!!! --- Books, knitting, cats, fountain pens...Life is Good.

Books, knitting, cats, fountain pens...Life is Good.

Bill's picture

I downloaded it...may have to do a variation because it's too fitted for me...but what a handsome design!!!

Kilted Knitter's picture

Totally Hot!!! Bothe the sweaater and the model. I would love a sweater like that but I have a fear of sweaters, to bad.

TheKnittingMill's picture

I LOVE this sweater!!! Thanks for bringing it to our attention NY!

“Properly practiced, knitting soothes the troubled spirit, and it doesn’t hurt the untroubled spirit either.”
-- E. Zimmermann, Knitting Without Tears

Cairo's picture

Wow that's a REALLY nice sweater. It's gorgeous; in a very manly way. Can't wait to see how yours comes out.

MMario's picture

popping this back up into the recent posts.

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murfpapa's picture

Fer sure that's going in my "to-do" list, even tho I can't wear sweaters (I overheat waaaaay too easily). And I'll have to "unfit" the bottom to accommodate my more ample torso. But it looks like it'd be a fun knit and even if it didn't fit me perfectly (nothing ever does, even ready-mades in a store), it would fit someone I know, I'm sure.