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« on: March 20, 2010 11:37:05 AM »

Okay, so I haven't tried this on my daughter yet. But I sure love the look of this wrap dress -- one of my favorite all-time FOs! I used Brown Sheep Cotton Fleece. I wasn't going to bother with the embroidery, since that's not my forte, but now I'm glad I did.

Pattern is available for free here: http://tinyhappy.typepad.com/tiny_happy/2008/06/blossom---a-knitted-dress-pattern.html -- Thank you Tiny Happy for sharing!



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« Reply #1 on: March 20, 2010 12:43:18 PM »

That looks awesome.

About what size is it, and how long did it take to complete?
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« Reply #2 on: March 20, 2010 12:46:30 PM »

How sweet! your daughter is ready for spring...
The embroidery looks good, it spices it up!

Well done. Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: March 20, 2010 12:59:32 PM »

I did the 6-9 month size, although the measurements wound up being slightly larger than the pattern indicated (because I always just estimate gauge and wasn't very meticulous about my measuring).

Amazingly, it's knit all in one piece. It probably took me 2 months to knit, off & on, because I also have a 2-year old and can only find random, short blocks of time during which to knit!
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« Reply #4 on: March 21, 2010 07:26:31 AM »

This is really cute. I really like the embroidered flowers.  Smiley
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« Reply #5 on: March 23, 2010 01:32:00 PM »

This is so sweet!  Adding it to my list of cute little girl projects . . .
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