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Topic: My St. Patricks Day Levenwick Sweater  (Read 5617 times)
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« on: March 26, 2012 11:30:32 AM »

I picked up the Levenwick pattern from Brooklyn Tweed a while ago, and just fell in love with it! I got to work on it right away, and eleven days later I had myself a sweater.  This is the fourth sweater I have knit for myself and i think it's my favourite so far!

It was a fairlt easy pattern, though I changed it a bit.  The pattern called for reverse stockinette, but with te yarn i chose, regular stockinette looked better.  I chose some vintage buttons from my stash, but only had 6 that matched, so for the top button I found one with a brass four leaf clover on it.  Perfect, since I knit the sweater over St. Patricks Day! Anyways, onto the photos:








not a great photo as it distorts the colour, but it shows how it looks with the top unbuttoned
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« Reply #1 on: March 26, 2012 11:34:29 AM »

Very pretty!!
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« Reply #2 on: March 26, 2012 11:41:01 AM »

Love it!
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« Reply #3 on: March 26, 2012 11:59:24 AM »

This is gorgeous. I want it.
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« Reply #4 on: March 26, 2012 12:05:54 PM »

I think it's a beautiful sweater! Love the swirly part. It looks so good on you, great job!!
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« Reply #5 on: March 26, 2012 12:30:01 PM »

It's stunning!!  Love all the buttons Cheesy
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« Reply #6 on: March 26, 2012 12:30:19 PM »

thanks so much!
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« Reply #7 on: March 26, 2012 12:33:49 PM »

Lovely sweater and it looks great on you too  Smiley
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« Reply #8 on: March 26, 2012 12:35:24 PM »

Oh wow that is lovely! Well done...I especially like the collar!
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« Reply #9 on: March 26, 2012 05:16:38 PM »

I don't think I could love this more!! The color is divine and the design is beautiful!! I'm going to have to look for the pattern.
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