Eight buttons shy of finished

My travel knitting for the trip was the Sirdar Baby Jacket. I managed to leave the patterns for the matching hat and booties at home, but the ribbing took much longer than anticipated and so I didn’t end up casting off until midway through the trip home anyway. The yarn (a bamboo blend) is wonderful — so soft, great stitch definition, and allegedly machine-washable. I wish I’d found it earlier — it’s a great option for baby knits. I still need to get the buttons sewn on, and clearly this needs to be blocked, but here the jacket is in its nearly-complete state:

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