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Idle Hands
« on: February 01, 2007 10:15:50 PM »

I'm looking to make fairly simple cardigans and pull over sweaters that are fairly easy enough for a beginner.  I've been to a couple craft stores in hopes of finding a pattern book, but at best I find one so-so pattern for every 10 books with sweaters.  Is there a place online I might be able to purchase and download patterns in a 2X size?

Edited to add: I'd be interested in both knit and crochet sweaters een though this is in the knitting forum.
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« Reply #1 on: February 01, 2007 10:26:00 PM »

There is a book called Big Girl Knits.  I checked mine out at the library.  I really liked the patterns.  even told you if it was suitable for your body type and directed you to a pattern if it wasn't. 
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« Reply #2 on: February 01, 2007 10:34:09 PM »

The two local libraries don't carry it.  I'll have to look for it at a bookstore or LYS.
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« Reply #3 on: February 01, 2007 10:36:43 PM »

See if your library can get it from another one on Interlibrary Loan.

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