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« on: February 10, 2014 08:22:10 PM »

I recently purchased a pattern book for baby sweaters that are made in one piece and this is the first one I've made.  The entire thing is single crochet.  This is a 6 month size but I think the next ones I make will be larger as I'm concerned whoever receives this will outgrown it too quickly.

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This is what it looked like when I was finished crocheting

                   


A close-up of the center 'special' button - the color is truest in this picture

                         
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« Reply #1 on: February 10, 2014 10:56:50 PM »

This is so sweet! Could you name the pattern or the book please?
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« Reply #2 on: February 11, 2014 05:40:11 AM »

It is very cute!  It also looks like it would crochet up fast, which is important since babies grow so quickly. 

The tiny bear button makes it extra special!
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« Reply #3 on: February 11, 2014 06:31:32 AM »

Could you name the pattern or the book please?

The book is called Surprise Crochet Sweaters for Baby by Leisure Arts.
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That is very well done, and the colors are beautiful.

The recipient is a very lucky kid!
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« Reply #5 on: February 11, 2014 12:50:09 PM »

I love it! Great work  Cheesy
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« Reply #6 on: February 11, 2014 02:44:13 PM »

Thank you for your quick answer! The book looks great and I ordered it immediately.
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« Reply #7 on: February 18, 2014 07:14:05 PM »

Could you name the pattern or the book please?

The book is called Surprise Crochet Sweaters for Baby by Leisure Arts.
I have seen this book...almost bought it a dozen times.

You sweater looks fantastic!
...I may just have to buy the  book now Grin
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