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Topic: spring fling (in february? huh.)  (Read 1550 times)
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« on: February 08, 2006 05:54:50 PM »

is that sort of like christmas in july?
so, obviously, i have been working on this baby off and on since the pattern came out. oi. but i am finally finally done. just in time for winter term reading week. and you know, i really like it!
i moved the hooks (2 of them) down, because i find that anything that opens over my belly just makes me look a little pregnant. and i think i made the sleeves a few inches longer, but that was only because i wasn't paying attention at the time Smiley
good to be finished, though.

sorry for the mirror pictures! (wow, i need to get out the windex, huh?)

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« Reply #1 on: February 08, 2006 05:58:03 PM »

o thats soo cute great job!!
« Reply #2 on: February 08, 2006 06:34:20 PM »

Oooh!  Love it!  Happen to have a pattern handy?
I'm in a shrug zone just now.


« Reply #3 on: February 08, 2006 07:22:58 PM »

thanks! it's knitty's spring fling, and can be found here: http://knitty.com/ISSUEspring05/PATTspringfling.html it came out a fair bit shorter on me than in the model picture, but other than that, it worked out just as it said it would.

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« Reply #4 on: February 08, 2006 10:43:01 PM »

wow, I really like how you moved the hooks down, makes a huge difference.  That sweater just went from " oh that's cute" to " I NEED THAT SWEATER!!"

nicely done Smiley

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« Reply #5 on: February 09, 2006 07:57:56 PM »

i love that i always see things on knitty and dont think too much of them, but when craftsters post their pictures they are always MUCH better looking and more appealing to me. awesome job!
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« Reply #6 on: February 11, 2006 09:09:41 PM »

so very cute!
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