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« Reply #120 on: March 12, 2007 10:20:34 AM »

Woo hoo!  I just finished the sleeves last night, and I am ready to start the button band!  I think I will pick up more stitches to make it tighter... sounds like good advice. 
I'm using a worsted weight also... just check your gauge Wink
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« Reply #121 on: March 26, 2007 11:21:15 AM »



So here she is!  I really like this sweater!  The only things I would change when I knit this again (and I will knit this again!)  would be to make the torso a bit longer, and make the button holes a little smaller.  Or perhaps pick up more stitches for the button band as someone else suggested.  Overall, tho I really love it.  Its super warm!
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« Reply #122 on: June 01, 2007 05:08:38 PM »

Here's mine:

KP Wool of the Andes, US6 circs

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« Reply #123 on: June 01, 2007 05:13:46 PM »

Gorgeous!
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« Reply #124 on: June 01, 2007 06:26:08 PM »

Very classy knit.  Great job.  I wish I could do that. 
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« Reply #125 on: June 02, 2007 12:53:43 AM »

I am in love, for sure. Is that black or chocolate brown? My screen's not always color-reliable. Great work!
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« Reply #126 on: June 02, 2007 04:22:14 AM »

I  made it in black. 

Mods: added some rows for length on the body, used short rows for shoulder shaping and left stitches live to graft later, and only had 4 instead of 6 buttons.  That's it!

I used a kitchener rib bind off on the button bands, so if anybody is in the process of doing that, I highly recommend that bind off.  It is so lovely and gives it a very professional finish.  Sure it takes a little longer than a regular bind off, but it's worth it.
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« Reply #127 on: June 02, 2007 07:54:17 AM »

Knitrelief... How have you found the Wool of the Andes to be wearing? I'm pondering making another sweater in that yarn.
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« Reply #128 on: June 02, 2007 09:40:45 AM »

Wow! Everyones Sesames are absolutely gorgeous!

Does anyone have any seaming tips to help prevent weird boxy shoulders?
I look like a linebacker Embarrassed


(Yes, I'm totally rocking the dorkiness in both my Harry and the Potters band t-shirt AND my Ravenclaw house colors Sesame.)
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« Reply #129 on: June 02, 2007 09:48:05 AM »

Blocking? Huh

I love the colors in yours!
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