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rhythmgrl
« on: October 24, 2010 07:42:46 AM »

I've been out of the knitting/craftster world for a while, but I haven't seen anyone post anything about the Off Center Zip Cardi from VK Fall 2010.  I love, love, loved it and it was one of the reasons I plunked down the money for the mag.  Since I'm considering a move from NYC to Chicago, I'm on a budget  Undecided and had to go with acrylic yarn for this project, since the yarn I really wanted would've set me back around $80.  The knitting was fairly easy, but I was lazy and didn't take the time to adjust the pattern to not have to seam things.  So the sewing of the pieces is what took the most time.

I know it would drape differently with a natural yarn, but overall, I can't complain.
 
 


and the back, because it's there
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Gatchan
« Reply #1 on: October 24, 2010 08:36:16 AM »

It's simply beautiful, acrylics or not ! Great job !
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rhythmgrl
« Reply #2 on: October 24, 2010 08:47:59 AM »

Thanks!  It'll get its first wear today Smiley
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LuvaMyChevy
« Reply #3 on: October 24, 2010 10:03:32 AM »

i love it... looks cozy
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« Reply #4 on: October 24, 2010 01:53:35 PM »

The sweater does look like a finishing nightmare, but the results are well worth it! Gorgeous! Smiley
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« Reply #5 on: October 26, 2010 07:45:47 AM »

That looks great, what a cool sweater! Would love to see a pic of you wearing it.
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« Reply #6 on: October 30, 2010 05:20:25 AM »

Really beautiful piece of knitting.  Love the color you chose for this.
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