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Topic: A-Line Jacket, Tilted Duster and October socks  (Read 1398 times)
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« on: October 28, 2008 12:14:34 PM »

I am doing a sort of round up post of my recent completed projects because I haven't been on in a while.


Here is the Tilted Duster I just completed. The pattern can be found at: http://shop.interweave.com/store/Tilted-Duster-P198C27.aspx?AFID=12
I used the recommended yarn (Berroco Peruvia) in Avocado. My observations on the project can be read here: http://roadyjane.blogspot.com/2008/10/tilted-duster.html



I also have finished my A-Line Jacket from "Runway Knits":




And finally, I made these "Campfire Socks" (free pattern can be found at: http://www.cidermoon.com/cm0120.html


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« Reply #1 on: October 28, 2008 12:24:17 PM »

I love the jacket and the duster.  going to have give the duster pattern a try
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« Reply #2 on: October 28, 2008 01:51:18 PM »

I love the duster!!! Makes me wish that knitting was a skill I could catch on too. You did a great job!
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« Reply #3 on: November 02, 2008 10:06:51 AM »

Wow!
Those are great! I knit two dusters, and they didn't come out nearly as nice as yours did. I'm horrible at placing buttons....Love the colours you chose (buttons vs. yarn colour).
Very nice!
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« Reply #4 on: November 02, 2008 04:29:55 PM »

Those are all great! I haven't seen that A-line jacket from Runway Knits before - it's really nice. What is the yarn? Your Tilted Duster came out quite well too.
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« Reply #5 on: November 02, 2008 04:52:15 PM »

For the A-Line Jacket, I used Burly Spun yarn. It's huge, but was still a little smaller than their yarn (which would have been really expensive). So I had to use size 17 needles.
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« Reply #6 on: November 02, 2008 05:14:59 PM »

The Tilted Duster looks FAB on you!  Love the green yarn with the blue buttons!  Waaaaay cute!  Wink
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