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« on: March 01, 2011 01:43:46 AM »

Do the happy dance, do the happy dance!

This is the first sweater that I've ever done. It took me a little less than 3 weeks I think.



I used the pattern "Top secret" from knitty.com

And of course, an action shot.



It's so soft and fuzzy, I'm still wearing it! C&C always welcome!
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« Reply #1 on: March 01, 2011 02:13:00 AM »

Lov the color and the action shot. Grin
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« Reply #2 on: March 01, 2011 05:33:22 AM »

Congrats on finishing a sweater! It's a lot of work. The color is cool! The light green looks all glowy!
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« Reply #3 on: March 01, 2011 06:19:54 AM »

That sweater is loads of fun!  I love the colorway and the pattern you chose.  Good job!
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« Reply #4 on: March 01, 2011 09:05:14 AM »

Ooooh! This looks so flattering on you also! I can't wait to do my first garment! You did a great job and yes, the colorway looks awesome! Is that a Boucle you used? Gorgeous!
What an awesome accomplishment!
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« Reply #5 on: March 01, 2011 10:07:26 AM »

I love the colors, awesome job!
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« Reply #6 on: March 01, 2011 12:52:37 PM »

You did such a great job--and if that is joann's Rainbow Boucle (it looks like it), then you are double awesome, that is tough to work with !!

Love the sweater, love the color, so pretty!
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« Reply #7 on: March 01, 2011 12:59:30 PM »

It is Jo-Ann's Rainbow Boucle, and OMG it was such a pain sometimes to work with. I made a fair amount of changes to the original pattern (like making it longer and giving it bell sleeves).

My fiance's the one who picked out the color, and boy-howdy did he do a good job! I got 3 huge balls of it and only used just over one. My mom wants a hat out of some of it, but I'm at a loss as to what to make with it next?!
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« Reply #8 on: March 01, 2011 06:02:53 PM »

That is awesome! It looks so comfy.
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« Reply #9 on: March 02, 2011 07:04:18 PM »

You made it with Rainbow Boucle!? Whoa! I luff it!!!  Grin The bell sleeves and longer length are fab!
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