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04-08-2007, 11:11 AM
This is from a Drops/Garnstudio pattern (which I can't find right now) and I finished it last night. It still needs to be blocked, but that's for another day. I used Morehouse Merino in a seafoam green. I altered the pattern so I knit it in the round up to the armholes and then worked back and forth up to the neck. Then I knit the sleeves (which I also changed the pattern on) from the armhole down. No seams!!!
04-08-2007, 11:13 AM
Again, Very Nice!
04-08-2007, 11:16 AM
Wow very nice.
04-08-2007, 11:30 AM
Ingrid that is a lovely colour and so well done.
What's the pattern? It looks a bit like a Gansey
04-08-2007, 11:41 AM
It's this (http://www.garnstudio.com/lang/en/visoppskrift.php?d_nr=47&d_id=11&lang=en) pattern.
04-08-2007, 12:03 PM
What a great site for free pattern, Thanks
04-08-2007, 12:28 PM
I love the color, too.
04-08-2007, 12:35 PM
Nicely done job, Ingrid. :cheering: Glad your alterations worked out for you.
Jan in CA
04-08-2007, 01:21 PM
I love it, Ingrid! It's gorgeous!
04-08-2007, 01:54 PM
04-08-2007, 03:34 PM
It's fabulous! I think I remember seeing in-progress pics of this. Drops is a great site. How do you like the Morehouse merino?
And I love your avatar. Combines two of my favorite animals, though in a somewhat unexpected manner. :teehee:
04-08-2007, 05:03 PM
It's beautiful, Ingrid. :heart:
04-08-2007, 09:08 PM
The Morehouse Merino was nice to work with--and it's a yarn I actually bought in person since it's not too far from here. It's not as soft as some other merinos, but I liked it, and the sweater feels nice and squishy, There was quite a bit of vegetable matter in it, which I'd kind of expect since the sheep are just down the road. There was a lot of stuff I had to pick out of Noro Silk Garden, though, too. :shrug:
04-08-2007, 09:50 PM
I've had that happen with the Silk Garden before, too.
04-09-2007, 05:32 AM
:cheering: :cheering: :cheering:
04-09-2007, 10:56 AM
04-09-2007, 11:38 AM
Wow! I love all the detail!
04-09-2007, 11:52 AM
Fantastic job! I love the alterations you did!
04-09-2007, 04:48 PM
You did a great job! I love the diamonds. Thanks for warning me against the Silk Garden. I'm not sure I want to be picking stuff out of my yarn. :teehee:
04-09-2007, 04:55 PM
:notworthy: :notworthy: :notworthy:
That is one GORGEOUS sweater!
:cheering: to a true master knitter!
04-09-2007, 05:26 PM
:muah: :notworthy: :notworthy: I love it!! The sweater is just beautiful!! :notworthy:
04-09-2007, 08:01 PM
That is so pretty!!!! I LOVE the pattern!! You do AMAZING work!!!
Beautiful sweater! (I've also had to pick stuff out of Lavold's Silky Tweed - black things that DH assures me are not bugs]
04-10-2007, 01:46 PM