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Topic: Lace Edged Jacket-a-long!! (Summer 06 Vogue Knitting)  (Read 5351 times)
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rachillsk8
« Reply #30 on: August 31, 2006 10:09:43 AM »

As you work each row of the crochet on the body, attach it with a crochet stitch to the shoulder of the sweater, that way you don't have to go back and seam that part when you're done.  The directions didn't say that, that may be common sense for a crocheter, but this was my first time doing crochet so I didn't know better.

I also left off the 8th row of crochet on the whole thing.  I thought it made it look a little sloppy.  Going to get a button right now! 
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« Reply #31 on: August 31, 2006 10:17:18 AM »

OOOH I totally get it now.

I feel like an oh duh moment there Wink

thanks lady!  When do I get to see you wearing yours.
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« Reply #32 on: September 05, 2006 11:14:05 AM »

Finito!   Not bad for my first full sweater (I've just done shrugs), first crochet, first time re-figuring a pattern....


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« Reply #33 on: September 06, 2006 10:02:49 PM »

wow! It's really beautiful. Looks tons better than the magazine picture. You did a great job. I can't believe it was your first full sweater and first crochet.
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« Reply #34 on: September 13, 2006 10:38:21 PM »

I'm just finishing up all the seaming.....all I have to do is the rows of crochet stitches around the jacket and I'm done.....this is my first real crochet project as well.....the sleeves look good so far in that respect......it looks hot in black too


I'll post pics asap

rachillsk8: looks awesome...NICE JOB!!
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rachillsk8
« Reply #35 on: September 14, 2006 06:05:11 AM »

I'm just finishing up all the seaming.....all I have to do is the rows of crochet stitches around the jacket and I'm done.....this is my first real crochet project as well.....the sleeves look good so far in that respect......it looks hot in black too


I'll post pics asap

rachillsk8: looks awesome...NICE JOB!!

Can't wait to see yours!!!!!

I might do another for my aunt for Christmas--she tried mine on yesterday and didn't want to give it back.
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