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Old 12-30-2009, 03:26 PM   #11
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What a beautiful sweater!! What a talented grandmother!!!
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Old 12-30-2009, 09:05 PM   #12
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Old 12-31-2009, 02:06 PM   #13
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Your grandmother still has what it takes! That is a beautiful sweater. Tell her a lot of fellow knitters around the world have looked at her sweater and think it is great. I love the shape, how it comes to a vee in the front with the ribbing and the other design.

I know even totally blind people knit. It must require a lot of paying attention. :-)
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Old 12-31-2009, 11:55 PM   #14
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Wow, that's really beautiful-your Grandmother is *very* talented!
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Old 01-01-2010, 11:18 PM   #15
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That is super beautiful!! WIsh my grandmother was still with us but she gave me the impetus to knit so I guess she really still is. (Big smile with small tear.)

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Old 01-02-2010, 06:15 AM   #16
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Wow I aspire to knit something as beautiful as that!
One of the people who inspired me to knit was a lady I saw here on our news who had just had her sight restored after 30 years and she was in hospital knitting on tiny needles and at great speed. I thought 'if she can do it, so can I'.
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Old 01-02-2010, 01:29 PM   #17
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How gorgeous! What a talent.
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Old 01-02-2010, 09:45 PM   #18
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Thanks for the wonderful compliments! She was all smiles when I told her everyone loved it. If anyone wants the pattern, its one that she invented,so I can type it up and send it to you.
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