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Old 10-25-2007, 04:46 PM   #1
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Oh my gosh, it's finally DONE!!!!

Here she is, my long in progress Little Tikes pullover sweater (pattern found online, from an old IK). I think it was about the third project I CO, maybe back in Feb, and I just finished it about a week ago. It's sized generously and I knit it to a size 4, expecting it to take a while to complete. So it's still a bit big on Sylvia and the sleeves are a little short on Becca. But it came out the correct size. Anyway, it's sooooo imperfect, but it's my very first sweater. What an amazing feeling, putting a sweater you made by yourself on your own child!
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Old 10-25-2007, 04:52 PM   #2
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Old 10-25-2007, 04:54 PM   #3
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I think it looks FAB! Congrats on this outstanding FO!!!
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Old 10-25-2007, 05:07 PM   #4
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Good Job Amber!! It is beautiful, I love it for the colors and it is a nice casual sporty sorta look.
It does feel good to put a FO on your first was for my third grandchild to wear to my son's wedding two years ago.
Now I'm knitting for the baby they are expecting in December!

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Old 10-25-2007, 05:51 PM   #5
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It is gorgeous and so are your girls
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Old 10-25-2007, 06:17 PM   #6
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It looks fabulous! What kind of yarn did you use?

Your daughter is so cute!

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Old 10-25-2007, 06:26 PM   #7
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That is a great sweater! I love the pattern. You daughter is such a pretty girl too
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Old 10-25-2007, 06:45 PM   #8
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The sweater came out so pretty and so is your daughter.
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Old 10-25-2007, 07:08 PM   #9
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CUTE! And the sweater is really NICE! GREAT JOB!
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Old 10-25-2007, 07:39 PM   #10
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And she looks so happy in it.

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