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« on: June 07, 2010 05:49:51 PM »

So the crocheting saga continues with the creation of my first sweater! I know that sweaters may be a little out of season but I started it when it was in season. Then I proceeded to forget about it till this week when I busted out some mad skills and finished the bad boy. I hope you enjoy this crazy patternless sweater garb.

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questions? comment? I'm interested and willing to help!

*lots of questions were answered in page 2 of the post. Also a ghetto pile of flesh was added!
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« Reply #1 on: June 07, 2010 05:59:18 PM »

WOW, that's your first sweater?! That's ghoulish.
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« Reply #2 on: June 07, 2010 06:19:00 PM »

Mad skills indeed!  This rocks   Grin Cool Grin

So, if you had no pile of flesh, is there a trick to it?  Any tips for someone else wanting to partake in a similar activity?
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« Reply #3 on: June 07, 2010 06:53:49 PM »

HOW'D YOU DO THAT!???!?!?!  It's absolutely adorable.  *drool*
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« Reply #4 on: June 07, 2010 07:09:04 PM »

That is beautiful. I eat the color and the fit looks great. I'm just kind of in awe.
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« Reply #5 on: June 07, 2010 07:34:20 PM »

Ooooo really nice job! Really pretty color on you too Smiley
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« Reply #6 on: June 07, 2010 08:02:29 PM »

Holy jesus....that is ghoulish.  Shocked
I crochet hats...that's about it. Lol.
I want to sew sweaters for winter..I better start now. Ugh.
How long did it take?!
I can never sleep without finishing whatever I'm crocheting. I must be crazy.
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« Reply #7 on: June 07, 2010 08:05:43 PM »

eat the color and the sweater itself.  If you would be willing to write up a pile of flesh I think myself and others would be interested! Smiley
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« Reply #8 on: June 07, 2010 08:12:48 PM »

I eat it.  It looks like it fits great, is comfortable, and is cute to boot.  And all that with no pile of flesh and no previous sweater crocheting experience...my mind is boggled.  I eat it.  The long long sleeves, the neckline, the stitch used, the color.

What stitch is it?  Is it all one piece or is it seamed?  What weight of yarn/hook size did you use?
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« Reply #9 on: June 07, 2010 08:15:25 PM »

It's gorgeous! I am totally wisting this Smiley
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