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« on: February 13, 2014 01:37:25 PM »

i named this sweater "the dream sweater" because it is made with very soft cashmere/merino blends and i've been conceptualizing it in my head for months. i used this sweater generator: http://prjonamunstur.is/#/Design i got the charts from this awesome baby sweater, which is my ultimate inspiration: http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/the-bees-knees when i saw it i immediately started visualizing gold bees on an adult-sized sweater.







and here's the sweater on its own!



it took me about three weeks and i just got finished! it came at a perfect time because it just snowed a ton in georgia.
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« Reply #1 on: February 13, 2014 02:25:17 PM »

Yeah, this rocks!

I love the circular shape on the shoulders and the handmade look.
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« Reply #2 on: February 13, 2014 02:36:47 PM »

Wow, extremely impressive!  What a great motif for a sweater, it's gorgeous!
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« Reply #3 on: February 13, 2014 02:57:43 PM »

Wow, that's just superb!!
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« Reply #4 on: February 13, 2014 03:09:49 PM »

Wow, it turned out great! You did a great job designing that pattern. And it looks adorable on you.

If I had a little grandchild, I would need that baby sweater. You could knit it for me. Just sayin'.  Roll Eyes
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« Reply #5 on: February 13, 2014 03:19:44 PM »

This is Awesome!!! Great job! I love the bees.
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« Reply #6 on: February 13, 2014 03:22:34 PM »

It's awesome!!! The color and design both are totally lovely!!

thanks for the link, too!
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« Reply #7 on: February 13, 2014 04:39:56 PM »

so much love for the colours. And the pattern. And everything else  Wink
This is a great sweater

Also, I love your shoes with that outfit.
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« Reply #8 on: February 13, 2014 04:41:02 PM »

Absolutely gorgeous! I love the pattern....you have knitting super powers. I said that with the last awesome sweater you posted.  Cheesy
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« Reply #9 on: February 13, 2014 05:22:41 PM »

It's bee-u-tiful!  Wink  Wonderful colours, looks wonderfully cozy.
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