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Laurette
« on: September 21, 2012 06:04:21 PM »

This is the "Three Hour Sweater", a vintage pattern, and the first sweater I've ever made. I'd say it took me about 16 to 20 hours total, maybe more, over the course of 20 days to get it done.

If I did anything different, I'd make the bottom ribbing slightly longer, the pattern made a modern size 8-10.
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« Reply #1 on: September 21, 2012 06:46:24 PM »

well it looks super cute, so i'd say it was worth the extra time.   Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: September 23, 2012 10:58:52 AM »

Great work!
And congratulations on finishing it.

I have never seen a picture of one of those (reputed-to-be) Three Hour Sweaters knit up.
As Puppy Girl said, it looks to be worth it.

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« Reply #3 on: September 26, 2012 08:27:47 AM »

Nice!  3 hour sweater..haha..yea right. Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: September 27, 2012 09:57:40 PM »

Thanks y'all! I was really pleased with how it turned out, it's just Vanna's Choice yarn in Navy, and a button I had laying around, so I basically got a pretty dang cute sweater that I enjoy wearing for under 12 bucks!
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« Reply #5 on: September 29, 2012 02:13:45 PM »

Haha! 3 hours, my butt. Turned out great, though! Looks super cute on you.
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« Reply #6 on: October 01, 2012 12:00:31 AM »

Beautiful! I think this is my favorite of all the Three Hour Sweaters I've seen around the interwebs.
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« Reply #7 on: November 28, 2012 03:18:23 PM »

It's lovely. But where is the pattern. - Thanks
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