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canarysanctuary
« on: July 26, 2008 10:22:21 AM »

Hi everyone!


This is my attempt at imitating an Anthropologie vest I saw ages ago.  I have pics of the original inspiration on my blog:

http://canaryknits.blogspot.com/2008/07/lucania-wooly-vesty-surprise-in-july.html

and other details including sketchy pattern notes.  I used Patons SWS, and I'll have to leave you all with a warning: just don't use it.  I found it really itchy.
Thanks Smiley
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« Reply #1 on: July 26, 2008 10:37:46 AM »

Too bad about the itchiness, it's a really nice-looking vest.  You did a great job on it.  Looks like a good layering garment, though so, not too much will have to touch your skin.  And maybe it will soften up a bit with washing (maybe some conditioner in with the wash?). 
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loca4crafts
« Reply #2 on: July 26, 2008 10:38:56 AM »

It looks great.  Nice work.
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« Reply #3 on: July 26, 2008 10:13:44 PM »

Gorgeous!  Sorry about the itchy yarn, but maybe you could knit it with another kind, and while you are at it, write up a pattern...  hint, hint...   Wink  You know, if you need it in another color...

Seriously, I love it!  Great job!
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« Reply #4 on: July 27, 2008 07:19:31 AM »

awesome work!
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« Reply #5 on: July 27, 2008 02:06:37 PM »

that is down right amazing! you did a wonderful job! you should be proud!
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