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stevienixed
« on: December 20, 2006 03:02:50 AM »

I can't even remember where I got the pattern from, maybe Simply Knitting (a UK mag), but I fell in love with it and HAD to knit it even though it has such a funny name. Matinee Cardigan sounds like something you wear in the 40s, right?

It's knitted with an acrylic yarn.

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lynnie71
« Reply #1 on: December 20, 2006 04:22:04 AM »

I love it...your little one is way cute too!  Good job.  Did it take a long time to finish?
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« Reply #2 on: December 20, 2006 04:33:51 AM »

I love it...your little one is way cute too!  Good job.  Did it take a long time to finish?

Ah thanks! It took a couple of weeks but I'm also knitting other *stuff*.

Next up  is probably a Lana Grossa sweater. :-)
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« Reply #3 on: December 20, 2006 05:06:41 AM »

Very cute!  Cheesy
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« Reply #4 on: December 20, 2006 11:03:06 AM »

Aww, brilliant. I had to post because a matinee cardigan is the only thing my mum has ever knit for me, and that was in the 70s! To be fair she didn't have the benefit of Stitch n Bitch and doesn't knit anymore, though i seem to be making up for it  Cheesy

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« Reply #5 on: December 20, 2006 02:56:40 PM »

awww!  I want to knit that too!  Is it this one?


If so it's issue 20 October.
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« Reply #6 on: December 21, 2006 04:25:52 PM »

haha!  i was expecting a manatee (the animal) on the cardigan somewhere!  it is very cute, though, even without a "sea-cow" on it.
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« Reply #7 on: December 21, 2006 05:19:28 PM »

hey this looks really great! im trying to figure out how to make something like this for myself...do you increase when you get under the bust, so it kind of gathers, or flows out?
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« Reply #8 on: December 23, 2006 04:26:42 AM »

awww!  I want to knit that too!  Is it this one?


If so it's issue 20 October.

yes! that's the one!

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« Reply #9 on: December 23, 2006 04:28:04 AM »

hey this looks really great! im trying to figure out how to make something like this for myself...do you increase when you get under the bust, so it kind of gathers, or flows out?
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oh god, if you like i can lok it up,but it was more shaped. looked like a puzzle when i had to seam it. Cheesy
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