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« on: February 17, 2012 10:40:01 AM »

so i have been making a ridiculous number of hats (see http://katydidhats.tumblr.com/) and i mean a ridiculous number, like 28 and a half. (exact number) so i had created enough that i had at least a sweater's worth of hats, which made me think i should just make a sweater. i was unsure about what to put on it, but finally i settled on a poem by my favorite poet, dorothy parker.

the poem i used was "anecdote":

So silent I when Love was by
He yawned, and turned away;
But Sorrow clings to my apron-strings,
I have so much to say.

here is my sweater!







here are some action shots:





(i also made that hat, but that is a post for another time!)

i want to take a picture of all of the knitting i have created since about the end of december (which is 28 1/2 hats, one sweater, and three gloves) but i have yet to. maybe this picture is forthcoming!
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« Reply #1 on: February 17, 2012 10:58:26 AM »

Um, wow. Bookmarked, rocked and drooled over. Seriously fine girl, I'm impressed.
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« Reply #2 on: February 17, 2012 11:10:58 AM »

WOW IS ALL I CAN SAY.
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« Reply #3 on: February 17, 2012 11:28:13 AM »

I third the WOW and will add a woo hoo Grin  That is freaking fabulous and you are a knitting goddess (or machine hehe)
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« Reply #4 on: February 17, 2012 11:30:10 AM »

I love all the colors, and the way the sleeves match, but don't match! It looks amazing.  Smiley
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« Reply #5 on: February 17, 2012 03:57:01 PM »

Holy moly, that's awesome!
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« Reply #6 on: February 17, 2012 04:26:58 PM »

Love it! That is crazy awesome.
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« Reply #7 on: February 17, 2012 05:33:05 PM »

Oh my gosh, that's incredible!
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« Reply #8 on: February 17, 2012 06:30:46 PM »

katydidnot, that sweater is beautiful.  I love the colours you selected Smiley
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« Reply #9 on: February 17, 2012 07:01:12 PM »

Absolutely amazing! Also I love Dorothy so much!
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