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Old 06-27-2008, 12:04 PM   #1
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Anyone interested in Elann's (free pattern) Pinwheel sweater: Either Adult or Children's size???? I think I'd like to make it.

I posted about color choice here on KH, it seems in looking through Ravelry that people just photograph the backs of them and forget to show us that we need to consider the front as well.
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Old 06-27-2008, 12:34 PM   #2
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I've made one, so I can help if you need it. What do you want to know about the front?
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Old 06-27-2008, 12:44 PM   #3
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Just how the colors look in front. Also, often we start projects and then don't like them because we don't consider how they will look on our body type and since I'm busty (working on losing the weight, but I'll still be big upstairs ) that's my biggest focus to make sure it will lay well on my body. There's nothing worse than spending ALL that time and money on something and then hate it!
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Then I read the other thread....

I made it all one color and used a lace rib stitch for the edge. It looked okay, (I'm largish on top too, as well as bulky elsewhere) but I didn't like how the shoulders/armholes hung on me, so the yarn was turned into the Flower Petal shawl. I love it, and since I not really a cardi person, I get a lot more use out of that than a sweater.
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Old 06-27-2008, 03:38 PM   #5
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I love this pattern, I will have to make one for my two year old daughter. will have to see what yarn I can substitute so I can buy it here instead of waiting for a delivery from the US.
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Old 06-28-2008, 02:30 AM   #6
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I made one of these for my dd but she has already outgrown it and
I'd like to make her another one (with plenty of growing room this
time haha). I'll join in with you if you decide to go ahead!

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