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Old 12-17-2007, 05:38 PM   #31
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Thanks again everyone! I've already worn it a couple of times

Originally Posted by auburnchick View Post
Kemp, that sweater is FANTASTIC!!! I just cannot believe it's your first attempt at fair isle!



I am a huge fan of your work. It's always stunning! You and ArtLady could open up a boutique of knitted clothing...y'all are just so talented!
You are so sweet Auburn chick I really appreciate the compliment.
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Old 12-17-2007, 10:23 PM   #32
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Stunning! I am in complete awe! I have been trying Fair Isle and i just can't seem to get my tension right. I am drowning in puckers. Congrats to you - beautiful work to be proud of!!
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Old 12-18-2007, 08:11 PM   #33
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Your sweater turned out perfect. That is a sweater to wear with pride. Looks great on you.
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Old 12-18-2007, 09:36 PM   #34
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Wow - that is amazing.
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Old 12-19-2007, 10:43 AM   #35
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Wow, it looks gorgeous, that is really beautiful! Great job!
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Old 12-19-2007, 05:44 PM   #36
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It looks great! Love the colour combination!
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Old 12-20-2007, 02:39 PM   #37
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Originally Posted by loveswildflowers View Post
Stunning! I am in complete awe! I have been trying Fair Isle and i just can't seem to get my tension right. I am drowning in puckers. Congrats to you - beautiful work to be proud of!!
You'd be amazed how much wet blocking helps with that. lf you still have one of your puckered swatches try soaking it and then pinning it out to see if it relaxes.
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Old 12-20-2007, 02:41 PM   #38
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Those colors look great on you
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Old 12-20-2007, 02:49 PM   #39
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Old 12-21-2007, 09:39 AM   #40
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Incredibly gorgeous sweater! I'm at a loss for words.
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