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Old 12-16-2005, 09:22 PM   #1
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I knitted my cocker spaniel, Penny, this dog sweater. Unfortunately, it turned out to be too snug, but I at least wanted to snap a picture of her so I could show her off! (I'm going to try it again in a larger size.)

The pattern if from Michael's, and the yarn is Lion Brand Fun Fur and Microspun.

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Old 12-16-2005, 09:24 PM   #2
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Awww the sweater looks very fun and the pooch is sooooo cute! Great job!
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Old 12-16-2005, 09:36 PM   #3
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Very Posh, I must say!
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Old 12-16-2005, 10:01 PM   #4
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Love it!!!
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Old 12-16-2005, 10:17 PM   #5
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OMG! I have a copy of that pattern and want to make it in pink for my doggie! That came out so cute! Was it hard?
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Old 12-16-2005, 11:37 PM   #6
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That is so cute! Too bad it is too small, it doesn't really look small from the pic.

I hope you find a smaller doggy you can donate it to.
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Too cute! (sweater & dog! ). Great job!
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Old 12-17-2005, 12:16 AM   #8
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Great job on the sweater!!!
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Old 12-17-2005, 12:16 AM   #9
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THAT'S TOO CUTE!!! LOL, when I was making one for my mini doxie this summer I'm afraid I had the opposite problem & made it too big!! LOL, she was not still enough for me to get a pic! What a good dog you have!
LOVE the sweater
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Old 12-17-2005, 01:21 AM   #10
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That is just TOO cute! :D

I'd really like to try my hand at that for one of my little dogs, but I just looked over the pattern, and got confused from the get-go. That pattern says:

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With MC and straight needles, cast on 35 (51) sts.
Work in Garter st, inc 1 st each end of row every 6th (4th) row 3 (14) times-41 (79) sts
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When I do that in my head, I keep coming up with only 38 stitches, rather than 41. What am I doing wrong? :thinking:
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