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« on: September 23, 2007 07:55:48 PM »



So, it turns out I'm completely in love with Elizabeth Zimmermann.  I *luckily* got 7 Skeins of malabrigo from someone de-stash and turned it into my favorite sweater ever. 

Usually, I have a really tough time adapting patterns to fit me right (they're usually wayyyy to big) but, I got this one right on the first try.  EZ does most of the math, all you really need to do is figure out the CO stitches.  Everything is easy as PI from there. 

It was my first time doing a knitted hem, and really like how proff-y it looks. 

you can read more about it on my blog @ Http://www.knitxcore.com
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« Reply #1 on: September 23, 2007 07:57:21 PM »

Nice work, and that color looks great on you!
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« Reply #2 on: September 23, 2007 07:58:20 PM »

Wow, that is truly an amazing garment.  It looks like it took quite a bit of time to make!  BTW, I thought you might find it amusing that when I first saw the photos, I thought they were of Daniel Vosovic (from Project Runway).
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« Reply #3 on: September 23, 2007 08:18:30 PM »

That's a pretty awesome sweater, you've got there!  Really great color...  and yay for fun button-y pin bits!!
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« Reply #4 on: September 23, 2007 09:04:07 PM »

That green is GORGEOUS! I am also a slave to EZ. She changed the way I looked at and thought about knitting.
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« Reply #5 on: September 23, 2007 10:15:51 PM »

You lucky, lucky Malabrigo sweater owning person you.
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« Reply #6 on: September 23, 2007 10:24:55 PM »

Great job! That color is flattering for you also!
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« Reply #7 on: September 23, 2007 10:38:20 PM »

oh wow that is awesome
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« Reply #8 on: September 24, 2007 06:46:35 AM »

Wow...love the color....great job!!
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« Reply #9 on: September 24, 2007 07:01:51 AM »

Wow, SpunK, you are just the human wist, aren't you?

That's great work, and a perfect sweater for you!
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