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Topic: RainButton Crochet Mandala Upcycled Sweater Coat  (Read 1913 times)
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babukatorium
« on: November 28, 2012 08:26:02 AM »

The base is a used lime green knitted cardigan with 2 zip closure in very good condition. Optically slimming fit given by the special front construction.

I added the crochet lenght made of colorful vintage inspired lacey blocks with octagonal flower center and black granny square borders, attacked to the base with a lot of buttons in different style, shape and color in rainbow order.

The back is decorated with a rainbow doily with hexagonal flower center, designed by me especially for this upcycled cardigan!

Made of recycled, vintage and new mixed wool and acrylic yarns.



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« Reply #1 on: November 28, 2012 10:04:57 AM »

Very retro, with a modern twist.  You did a great job with this.
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babukatorium
« Reply #2 on: November 28, 2012 10:06:27 AM »

Very retro, with a modern twist.  You did a great job with this.

Thank You!!!  Grin
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Elizabeth1969
« Reply #3 on: November 28, 2012 10:58:57 AM »

Wow, that is pretty flippin' cool!!!  Wish I could do something like that!!  Great job!
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« Reply #4 on: November 28, 2012 11:00:52 AM »

Wow, that is pretty flippin' cool!!!  Wish I could do something like that!!  Great job!

Thank You very much!  Kiss
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