View Full Version : Button me up sweater

11-06-2007, 12:35 PM
I just finished this sweater last night. I made it using mission falls wool. I was trying to find buttons that were the same color but couldn't so went with a dull silver button. Overall I am really happy with how it turned out. I got the pattern from http://www.cosmicpluto.com/blog/?p=646

I did modify it a bit. I did a couple more decreases at the neckline before casting off. Which is why I have more buttons then I am suppose to for my size. I also made it a little longer before attaching the sleaves.

11-06-2007, 12:43 PM
I like that! It looks comfy and fits you well.

11-06-2007, 08:50 PM
love it!! i agree, it does fit very well.... good job!:thumbsup:

11-06-2007, 09:22 PM
Very nice indeed! Perfect fit, and such a pretty color :thumbsup:

Jan in CA
11-07-2007, 12:14 AM
That is a really cool sweater! Love the color you used!

Lady Violet
11-07-2007, 12:17 AM
that sweater is gorgeous! you did a really good job. :thumbsup:

how do you like that yarn? have you ever used it before?

11-07-2007, 01:02 AM
Looks good and the buttons work well with that color.

11-07-2007, 01:08 AM
The sweater is beautiful and fits you perfectly. :yay:

11-07-2007, 01:16 AM
Oh, I like this. It looks comfortable and the buttons have a nice fashion edge.

11-07-2007, 09:18 AM
Great job!! It fits you perfectly...I really like this sweater hrmmm maybe it will be my first sweater :teehee:

11-07-2007, 09:28 AM
Looks great!! It fits you pefectly!! Great job!

11-07-2007, 02:24 PM
I like it! It fits great and the color is lovely. I especially liked the buttons and i think they match the sweater more than buttons in the same colour would.

11-07-2007, 03:21 PM

11-07-2007, 09:29 PM
Looks very stylish!!!:cheering:

11-08-2007, 12:00 AM
I :heart: your sweater and don't worry about the buttons they look great and the color adds contrast;)

11-08-2007, 01:14 AM
that sweater is gorgeous! you did a really good job. :thumbsup:

how do you like that yarn? have you ever used it before?
I really loved this yarn to work with. I haven't used it before and I haven't washed the sweater yet so we will see how that goes.

Thanks everone for the nice compliments :cheering:

11-09-2007, 05:08 AM
That looks fantastic! :thumbsup: