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Old 03-07-2006, 01:24 AM   #1
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Looking for short sleeve sweater
I am looking for a short sleeve fitted raglan sweater. I would love to find one that is top down--just to try something different

I'm searching for a sweater to justify my upcoming purchase of [i]worsted shine [/i]!!

any ideas, it doesn't necessarily need to be free--if a good pattern I'll buy.

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Old 03-07-2006, 01:48 AM   #2
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I don't know if these are fitted enough for you, but this is where I got my sweater pattern. I think most of them are top down raglans. There are a few short sleeves down the page.

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Old 03-07-2006, 02:07 AM   #3
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This is maybe more of a tank top than a short-sleeved shirt, but I made one last month and it is a very nice, easy pattern. Top down, raglan, fitted, very straight forward.

I used regular 'Shine' (ie. not worsted) for it and it came out great!
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Old 03-07-2006, 10:25 PM   #4
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I love both the picovoli and the simple knits! These are tow sweater that I have been eyeing. I hoping both will work with worsted. Of course staring anything new will mean I will once agin chet on hourglass sweater!!!

thanks again for the excellent sugestions!
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Old 03-09-2006, 01:45 PM   #5
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I think this one looks nice:
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