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mamapaulsel
01-25-2010, 08:39 PM
Here is a few pics of my first adult size sweater. I used Vanna's Choice in Dusty Purple but I can't remember the number of skiens that I needed. The pattern came from Better Homes and Gardens Knitted Sweaters for Her by Leisure Arts. Pattern name was My First Sweater.

Debkcs
01-25-2010, 08:53 PM
It looks great, and I love the color. "My First Sweater" being your first sweater is pretty cute.

lulubell
01-25-2010, 09:01 PM
You'll be away laughing now! Those winter sweaters will be just flying off the needles from now on!!!

Jan in CA
01-26-2010, 12:41 AM
:cheering: You did such a good job! Are you enjoying wearing it? I love to wear my first cardi! :yay:

WandaT
01-26-2010, 09:11 AM
Awesome!!!! Thanks for the inspiration!!

ArtLady1981
01-26-2010, 09:34 PM
This will be a sweater that you'll love for years! Very classic cut, and everyone looks good in neutral colors! Brown is one of my favs!

AngelaR
01-27-2010, 01:27 PM
I love that sweater! I hope you love wearing it as much as you did knitting it. I keep promising to make myself a cardigan... perhaps after project #697... maybe...

MerigoldinWA
01-28-2010, 06:04 PM
That is a beautiful sweater! I am strongly attracted to basic, classic sweaters. You did a great job on it as well. A great item for your wardrobe.

mamapaulsel
02-01-2010, 08:13 PM
Thanks for all of the supportive compliments :muah: I really do enjoy wearing it as much as I did knitting it. Very soft, warm and comfortable. The weather here in Houston has been good sweater weather the past month, so I finished it just in time. :teehee: