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Topic: Cardi with a train, off the shoulder sweater and shrug with flouncy sleeves  (Read 1185 times)
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cynalune
« on: April 26, 2014 10:47:36 AM »

Hi. I haven't posted in a long time. I have decided that in 2014 I will crochet as many garments as I can. So far I have finished :

this cardi.




And a little shrug (ends weren't woven in when the pics were taken, so I should make new ones ):




and this sweater :


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« Reply #1 on: April 26, 2014 11:03:25 AM »

All three garments are very beautiful and look fabulous on you!! Would you mind sharing where you found the patterns, as I've been looking for items like these! Great work!
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« Reply #2 on: April 26, 2014 11:21:17 AM »

Thank you! I made them from scratch but I blogged the whole process to make a kind of informal tutorial. I could translate them if you want.  The only one I didn't blog was the train cardi but I could try to make a short summary if I succeeed in reading my scarce notes. It all boils down to trying it a lot on to make sure it fits and correct the boo boos as soon as they happen, rather than following a set number of stitches.
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« Reply #3 on: April 26, 2014 11:25:31 AM »

Thank you and I'll take a look at your blog  Smiley You do really fabulous work! I just may have to attempt the first one as soon as I'm done with the baby blanket I'm making.
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« Reply #4 on: April 26, 2014 11:59:05 AM »

LOVE that cardi,the colour,the style EVERYTHING and you look fab in it too  Grin
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« Reply #5 on: April 26, 2014 01:31:15 PM »

Those are all great.  I especially love the off the shoulder one.
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« Reply #6 on: April 26, 2014 02:14:32 PM »

All three garments are beautiful!
And they look great on you.
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« Reply #7 on: April 27, 2014 02:18:55 AM »

Lovely crochet.  I really like the shrug. I must try and make one like it.
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« Reply #8 on: April 27, 2014 03:14:46 AM »

That looks great on you!
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« Reply #9 on: April 27, 2014 06:48:51 AM »

LOVE these.
I don't hook too many garments myself, so I am forever in awe.

My favorite is the shrug!
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