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Old 05-20-2013, 11:39 AM   #21
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Originally Posted by Jan in CA View Post
The video GG posted is helpful. I do want to say though that you need to be careful not to over think this. In the over all finished blanket with a million seams a few little off stitches aren't going to show. Really!
Yes but Jan...i don't want my blanket to look odd lol! its a gift - if it was for me i wouldn't care
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Old 05-20-2013, 11:55 AM   #22
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I'm serious. Between the garter stitch which is already bumpy and all those seams any little stitch size errors aren't going to show. Take a look at the other blanket projects on the pattern page. No perfect and still beautiful. You aren't a machine you are a human who made this blanket with love.
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Old 05-20-2013, 12:02 PM   #23
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Yeah, Jan's right. This can make you too too crazy if you let it.
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Old 05-20-2013, 01:58 PM   #24
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Originally Posted by GrumpyGramma View Post
Yeah, Jan's right. This can make you too too crazy if you let it.
and that is why Im taking a break from it :-)
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Old 06-03-2013, 02:00 PM   #25
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Oh no now i've just seen this one
So now do i knit the waistcoat? or this cute jumper ah man!!! LOL
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Old 06-03-2013, 02:05 PM   #26
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Flip a coin? Free first? I think it's a matter of which one to do first maybe.
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Old 06-03-2013, 06:01 PM   #27
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That's an adorable sweater! Thanks very much for the link. I can see one of these on a sophisticated baby of my acquaintance.
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Old 06-05-2013, 01:15 AM   #28
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Here in the states we would use a waistcoat in the winter by putting a turtleneck under it. Layering, you know? So you can shed a layer if you get too warm.
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Old 06-05-2013, 03:12 AM   #29
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Here in the states we would use a waistcoat in the winter by putting a turtleneck under it. Layering, you know? So you can shed a layer if you get too warm.
Yes i know so would we lol but i just wondered you know, with a baby...you have to be very careful with babies lol!
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