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« on: February 24, 2010 07:40:59 PM »

I made this from a mans long sleeved sweater.






Comments and questions welcome, I will try to answer questions as best possible.  Thanks for looking.
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« Reply #1 on: February 24, 2010 08:14:42 PM »

That's really cute. I love how you were able to perfectly line everything up too!

I'm totally going to try this with one of my husbands beautiful sweaters that he never wears!
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« Reply #2 on: February 24, 2010 08:47:24 PM »

lol, thanks.  It took me a while to make because I hand sewed part under the bust and around by hand because I was afraid of the sewing machine stretching it out and puckering, so I just put it on my dress form inside out and started sewing it together.  I have messed around with thicker sweaters before and nothing ever turned out.  This one was quite thin.  I never thought I could ever make something like this out of the sweater before.  It just struck me all of the sudden, the idea.  I guess it takes practice to know what works and what doesn't.  Good luck. Wink
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