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bubu82
« on: December 19, 2005 08:24:20 AM »

Here is a project I made for one of my classes this semester (I'm an apparel design master's student). I made about 8 knitted strips (like lots of scarves; all my pieces were rectangular) of different lengths and widths (ranging from about 18" long to 4.5' long). I made sure to make two identical pieces that were the proper length and width for sleeves, and two identical pieces for the sides of the bodice area. Then I draped all the pieces on my dress form and whip-stitched them together with yarn.



***It's been a while since I've checked my stuff on Craftster, and I just thought I would pop in and take a peek at my old stuff. I was so excited when all saw all of your responses wanting a tutorial on the scarf sweater and wanting to see more of my stuff. I have been very busy lately with work and school (yes, I'm taking more classes even though I already have a degree. why? because I want to be in school the rest of my life), but I have a bit of a break coming up, so then I will make a tutorial. I think most of you will be surprised to find that making this sweater is easier than you think, but still will take a good amount of time (unless you cheat like me and make your scarves on a manual knitting machine). Also, I will try to get together pictures of my other work for everyone to see, which you will discover is very random, concerning both subject and medium.***

The tutorial is here! Click the link below to download the PDF of the tutorial. The tutorial is also availble on my blog, listed in my sig line.

http://www.badongo.com/file/3012407
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« Reply #1 on: December 19, 2005 08:32:18 AM »

WOW.............deep breath...............WOW.........I LOVE IT!
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« Reply #2 on: December 19, 2005 08:33:08 AM »

gorgeous!
i'd like to see what else you do!
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« Reply #3 on: December 19, 2005 08:35:33 AM »

That is simply gorgeous!!!!!! Shocked
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« Reply #4 on: December 19, 2005 08:37:18 AM »

that is beautiful! i love it!
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« Reply #5 on: December 19, 2005 08:46:06 AM »

 Shocked I am so in love with it! Gorgeous! I wish I could design like that. Simply amazing!
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« Reply #6 on: December 19, 2005 09:04:12 AM »

Wow, great design!
It has a bit of an African/ethnic feeling to it, but at the same time it is truly original.
I would love to see more of your work.
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« Reply #7 on: December 19, 2005 09:51:46 AM »

This is just beautifully beautiful ! Wow. Great job !

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« Reply #8 on: December 19, 2005 09:53:29 AM »

That is so unique! Amazing!
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« Reply #9 on: December 19, 2005 10:17:45 AM »

Great job! It's beautiful Smiley
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