You'd be hard-pressed to find a New Yorker who only wears black. And it doesn't matter if you aren't a New Yorker, you can work these styles no matter where you are.
Ravelry: Baby Cables and Big Ones Too pattern by Suvi Simola. I may use this pattern for my aqua Pear Tree yarn.
Crochet Poncho, Crochet Sweaters, Crochet Clothes, Tunic, Shawl, Sleeve, Chios, Cardigans, Ideas
Comfortable ribbed shawl collar and interesting cable (and perhaps mock cable design) Ravelry: Hitch Pullover pattern by Vanessa Ewing
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