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Old 03-02-2011, 09:17 PM   #1
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FO: Baby Top-Down Cardigan
I was so impressed with this little cardigan (Stylecraft 4577) that I wanted to make one just like it. I ordered the pattern, but was disappointed to discover that it was knit in 5 pieces and seamed. I think this is a ridiculous way to make a baby cardigan, and decided to just wing it as a top down, one piece knit. The yarn (Sirdar Click DK) had been in my stash for years, and itís a bit splitty, but itís soft and washable. This is for my newest grandson, Liam, who is almost 5 months old.
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Old 03-02-2011, 09:23 PM   #2
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I love it! So masculine and cute! And I agree...hate unnecessary seaming!
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Old 03-02-2011, 10:21 PM   #3
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Oooooo....classy, Marilyn! Whee! Such good taste!
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Old 03-03-2011, 02:01 AM   #4
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It looks really good. The collar is nice, and I like the stripes.
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Old 03-03-2011, 09:10 AM   #5
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Absolutely beautiful .... I love it!
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Old 03-03-2011, 11:09 AM   #6
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Looks like you modified it perfectly! It's fantastic for a baby boy!
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Perfect! I love the way you "wing it".
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Originally Posted by salmonmac View Post
Perfect! I love the way you "wing it".
I do agree....It's perfect and a great sweater!
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absolutely adorable! a PERFECT little man sweater!!!
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I can just see a little baby boy in that now! Really a great job.
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