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niangii
« on: May 19, 2007 07:12:58 PM »

It's Dollar and a Half Cardigan from Interweave Knits Spring 2007.
The yarn is some acrylic/cotton blend.
I followed the pattern exactly except the buttonholes, which I made by a sturdier one-row method I learned from Equestrian Blazer pattern.
I also went down two needle sizes when knitting the rev st panels to prevent the "michelin man" effect.
For some unknown reasons I couldn't get myself interested enough in knitting this, and I'm so glad that I can move on to another project now!

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« Reply #1 on: May 19, 2007 08:20:00 PM »

GREAT job!  I really like the color as well!
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« Reply #2 on: May 19, 2007 09:01:49 PM »

It looks great! I love the color
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kinderbean
« Reply #3 on: May 19, 2007 09:33:02 PM »

hahaha the "michelin man effect" that's hilarious. But anyway your sweater is great, and it's too bad you didn't have too much fun making it. Was it just boring and repetitive?
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« Reply #4 on: May 19, 2007 10:05:14 PM »

It looks great...I do love that sweater design.
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« Reply #5 on: May 20, 2007 09:19:22 AM »

I really like the color you used!
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« Reply #6 on: May 20, 2007 09:41:39 AM »

I wasn't too excited when I saw the pattern initially but I love how yours turned out.  Very nicely done.
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« Reply #7 on: May 20, 2007 09:50:22 AM »

So pretty! I love that color! I have yarn to knit this, I just need to start one of these days. The more finished ones I see, the more I want to start! They're all so pretty! Good work!
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« Reply #8 on: May 20, 2007 04:57:39 PM »

Ooh, I like it a lot.
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« Reply #9 on: May 21, 2007 05:15:27 AM »

That looks beautiful.  The color is splendid.  I'm nearly done mine; I had to order more yarn (>.<).  It looks great on you too.  Yay!
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