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VickiIL
06-27-2006, 02:54 PM
I finished my Green Gables. The picture isn't very flattering...my 7 yo took it but it is my first sweater for ME!

http://vickiknits.blogspot.com/2006/06/my-green-gables.html

Also I cast on for Clapotis last night and am loving it.

http://vickiknits.blogspot.com/2006/06/im-in-love.html

Mmmmalabrigo is fabulous!

sara_jayne
06-27-2006, 02:58 PM
Green Gable looks wonderful (wonky picture angles and everything ;)). I'm in awe at your knitting speed - how wonderful!

The mmmmmmMMalabrigo Clapotis looks great too - I hadn't thought of using Malabrigo for that - but it certianly is lovely - I may copy you!

Welcome to the dark side of mmmmmmalabrigo love!!!! :inlove:

Amber
06-27-2006, 04:21 PM
Your Green Gable looks great! And I love the color you chose for your Clapotis -- very pretty!

rebecca
06-27-2006, 06:07 PM
:D Love your GG, it looks great on you! Your clappie going to be beautiful, too! WTG :cheering: :cheering:

Jackie F.
06-27-2006, 06:13 PM
I love the color of your Green Gable sweater! :thumbsup: You knit fast!

Someday I need to try Malabrigo.... ;) ...and Clapotis!!

Cristy
06-27-2006, 07:47 PM
Green Gables looks great on you and I love that mmmmalabrigo! :)

mulene
06-27-2006, 08:11 PM
:cheering: :cheering: excellent work - love the pic of green gable =D

callmesusan
06-27-2006, 09:15 PM
Yay!! on the first sweater :)

Mer
06-27-2006, 10:44 PM
Very cute! And the clapotis looks great with that yarn. I have not tried malabrigo yet either, so you weren't the last one!

Ellen Edwards
06-29-2006, 06:04 PM
Looks great Vickie!! I hope my first pullover looks that good. Congrats! :XX:

catownedanna
07-28-2006, 05:59 AM
Vicky, how's that Clapotis coming along? I've been wanting to knit one since I first saw the pattern but haven't gotten around to it yet... Didn't know what kind of yarn to use for it... Does it knit up well in Malabrigo?

I hope so 'cause the picture you've posted in your blog looks really nice! :cheering: :heart:

Toast King
07-28-2006, 07:51 AM
Beautiful GG, Vicki - I think your 7yo is a very talented photographer already :happydance:

That yarn for your clapotis looks deeeeeeeeeeeelicious :inlove: :inlove: :inlove: I too have wanted to make one for a while, but have just procratinated over it and not chosen a yarn... you may just have just made my decision for me! I wonder if I can find some of that in the UK.... :thinking:

VickiIL
07-28-2006, 08:55 AM
Clapotis is on hold right now :( I, unfortunately, am trying to finish up some afghan squares right now. 3 more to go! The afghan is for a bridal shower in August so I am on a time crunch right now! I can't wait to get back to it. And the yarn is yummy!

itsbecca1979
07-28-2006, 09:11 AM
Those are very nice! :thumbsup: I may hafta check my LYS to see if she carries Malabrigo!