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charaxesdistanti
« on: October 22, 2007 11:11:14 AM »

I finished this cardigan from Garnstudio.

http://www.garnstudio.com/lang/en/visoppskrift.php?d_nr=102&d_id=16

I used Wool-ease (which I won't again, it is itchier and scratchier than regular acrylic). It took about one month and the seaming isn't great.

Sorry no action shots but I am pregnant and made this sweater according to pre-pregnancy measurements, needless to say growing belly and bust makes this impossible to wear (now I have even more motivation to lose baby weight post-pregnancy).





Thanks for looking!
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« Reply #1 on: October 22, 2007 11:23:19 AM »

Oooh, how lovely! I bet it'll be nice and warm for this winter (once you fit into it, of course). The seams look fine to me. I tried a sweater once and it had a very strange shape when I tried to put it all together. Needless to say, it was not wearable.
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« Reply #2 on: October 22, 2007 11:38:20 AM »

Looks great! Congratulations on the little one.  Cheesy
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« Reply #3 on: October 22, 2007 12:32:02 PM »

Cute! And the kitty likes it too :3
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« Reply #4 on: October 22, 2007 06:27:49 PM »

The texture and color beautiful. Couldn't you wear it unbuttoned  until the little one is born?
Congratulations by the way Smiley
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« Reply #5 on: October 23, 2007 05:14:44 AM »

It looks great.. and I love the blue yarn that you used.

Did you have any problems w/ the instructions?  I've read a few comments here and there-- about garnstudios having some confusing instructions-- but, they have lovely knitted garments.

The kitty photo is cute!   I miss having a kitty. ;(
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« Reply #6 on: October 23, 2007 07:42:26 AM »

Thanks for the comments!

I could maybe wear it unbuttoned but the thing that grew the most is my bust and it looks like "fat man in a little coat" sort of.

Garnstudio does have confusing instructions but I find it the easiest to just go through the pattern. If I read it before hand I would never understand what they mean. But I wouldn't recommend their patterns for very beginners.

I couldn't take a photo without the little guy butting in, even now he is trying to get in the comment with his little paw typing!
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