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« on: April 22, 2011 09:10:15 PM »

I FINALLY finished this summer sweater I was doing for a swap on Raverly.  I started out hating this since it's such a loose knit and I'm a super tight knitter.  But after I tried it on, I really love it.  I almost want to make another one for myself.  Smiley

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« Reply #1 on: April 23, 2011 02:13:22 AM »

I'm impressed anytime anyone finishes a sweater since I learned to knit! But that's really nice.
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« Reply #2 on: April 28, 2011 09:24:46 PM »

nice where did you get the pattern?
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« Reply #3 on: April 29, 2011 08:51:52 AM »

I used this pattern:

http://www.garnstudio.com/lang/en/visoppskrift.php?d_nr=78&d_id=4&lang=us

I did modify it a bit since it wants you to do a couple of the boarders separately then sew them back on....doesn't make sense why you'd have to it that way.  Why not just knit them all together to begin with....so that's what I did.
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« Reply #4 on: May 01, 2011 08:16:29 AM »

Looks cozy but still nice and light for the summer! What kind of yarn did you use?
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« Reply #5 on: May 01, 2011 08:18:31 AM »

Looks cozy but still nice and light for the summer! What kind of yarn did you use?

I forget the brand but it was a Bamboo Cotton blend. 
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« Reply #6 on: May 03, 2011 12:01:31 PM »

Very nice sweater

Do you have a knitting machine hidden somewhere? Or do you hire little gnomes to knit for you??? It seems like you have a new FO every day! Smiley  Or maybe you've learned to knit with toes and feet??? lol  Either way, I'm so jealous of your super-fast-knitting-ninja skills Wink
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