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Topic: I finished my Nantucket Jacket!  (Read 6369 times)
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« Reply #10 on: June 03, 2007 07:19:18 PM »

That's gorgeous! I love the cables running down the back. Great job!
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« Reply #11 on: June 03, 2007 07:35:55 PM »

Ooh, it looks great! I think I'm going to have to bump it up closer to the top of my 'to-knit' list...
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« Reply #12 on: June 03, 2007 07:46:14 PM »

Beautiful, beautiful work! Be proud girl! Smiley
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« Reply #13 on: June 03, 2007 08:25:12 PM »

I'll add my voice to the chorus.

Your knitted jacket is glorious!
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« Reply #14 on: June 04, 2007 03:32:01 AM »

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that looks like it took so much work.  there is no way i have the skills let alone the patience to do something like that

well done its amazing Grin
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« Reply #15 on: June 04, 2007 10:04:18 AM »

Thanks for the kind words, everyone!  I would highly recommend the pattern.  The stitches aren't difficult, but they are interesting at the same time.  Plus, this pattern seems to work well with a variety of yarns (I have seen peopel use lots of worsted options, including Cascade 220, Patons Classic Merino, and Malabrigo). 
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« Reply #16 on: June 04, 2007 07:17:57 PM »

I especially love the way the back looks.  This has now made it onto my ever-growing list of things I want to knit.  I'm in the market for a new project...
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« Reply #17 on: June 04, 2007 07:36:24 PM »

Congratulations!
It looks really good.


I heard the collar tends to stick up... or look floppy. Did you do anything to this so that it lay down neatly?
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« Reply #18 on: June 05, 2007 05:14:32 AM »

I heard the collar tends to stick up... or look floppy. Did you do anything to this so that it lay down neatly?

The collar didn't give me trouble.  I crocheted the edging looser than the pattern suggested, which may be why. 

And thanks, again, for your comments, everyone!
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« Reply #19 on: June 05, 2007 09:16:15 PM »

I love it! It's beautifull!
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