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shellim4
« on: October 24, 2007 03:02:39 PM »

This started out as the Howl dog sweater from Stitch n Bitch but I didn't like the cowl. I wanted something that would keep the dog's ches warm and the cowl was too big. Well, after 4 attempts at a neck that would fit, this is what I came up with. The sweater itself is still a little big and she manages to get her legs out of the armholes sometimes but other than ripping the whole thing apart, I don't think there's much I can do about it. I guess we'll have to live with it. I think this is my first finished project that I've put on here. Shocked

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« Reply #1 on: October 24, 2007 04:02:54 PM »

what yarn did you use for the body? I like it. I think it looks great. I have 2 small dogs and one loves her sweater and the other sees it as something attacking her. They are sisters too so I guess it makes sense.  Your dog at least seems to like it, isn't that what matters? Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: October 24, 2007 04:30:24 PM »

That is so very, extremely and adorably cute! I wonder if my cats would wear sweaters?!
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« Reply #3 on: October 24, 2007 05:13:22 PM »

Aw, that's so cute! I really like the yarn you used for the body!
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« Reply #4 on: October 24, 2007 08:04:43 PM »

your dog is adorable!!
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« Reply #5 on: October 24, 2007 09:40:30 PM »

aww! this is soo cute! great work! :D i've been wanting to make a sweater for my dog. :)

(your dog is cute too, heheh. it looks sort of like mine. :D)



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shellim4
« Reply #6 on: October 25, 2007 10:10:02 AM »

Thanks everyone! She does seem to like it. She actually sat for me when I went to put it on like she was waiting for me to do it! I don't remember what the yarn was. It multi-colored yarn was a bulky yarn on clearance at JoAnn Fabrics last year. I loved the colors. The neck is just Red Heart or something like that from Walmart. I tripled the strands to make it comparable to the bulky.
Thanks again! Maddy says thanks too!  Wink
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