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Old 01-23-2009, 12:13 PM   #1
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Plus Size Lace Panel Sweater
Us chubby gals can have pretty handmade sweaters too! I just finished this one for me, me, me! I am washing and sizing it now then I plan on wearing it to dinner with my dd, sil and grandson tomorrow night. I noticed the lighting in the room makes the color look weird, but it is a nice country peach color.
I loved knitting this as it was only the third real patterned work I have done and the first one where the sides and middle were different from each other than one continuous pattern.
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Old 01-23-2009, 12:37 PM   #2
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it looks great and I love the color!
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Old 01-23-2009, 12:43 PM   #3
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Your sweater is beautiful. Love the color and the pattern.
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Old 01-23-2009, 01:16 PM   #4
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I love it You will look lovely in it tomorrow!
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Old 01-23-2009, 01:34 PM   #5
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LOVELY!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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Old 01-23-2009, 08:30 PM   #6
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Wow...beautiful
I prefer "fluffy" over "chubby".. and that sweater will look absolutely gorgeous on you.
From one fluffy nonny to another
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Old 01-23-2009, 08:42 PM   #7
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Wow - its gorgeous ! I haven't gotten up the nerve to try a sweater yet
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Old 01-23-2009, 08:42 PM   #8
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It looks beautiful!!! Have fun wearing your new sweater with your family
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Old 01-23-2009, 09:49 PM   #9
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very pretty!!
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Old 01-23-2009, 10:22 PM   #10
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Absolutely gorgeous!

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