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Monday, 7 April 2014

Waistcoat !! Sweatercoat!!




                               Hope everyone had an enjoyable weekend!

                                              Had so much fun getting back
               into knitting........ I finished this sweater...
                                  Waistcoat....

                          Do you want to see it??
                                      

                                    



                               The colour is oatmeal..

                                I knitted with James C. Brett
                              Rustic  Mega Chunky Yarn....

                                        
JB118                     CS2
 Pattern Jb118


                      So this pattern knitted up really fast.
                           Used #12mm knitting needles.

                       But I took my time...it's been some
               time that I have knitted and adding in a cable
                                         stitch..

                               Ta Da!!!! drum roll please.....

                                                            
                             I chose one BIG wooden button.

                                     
                   Such a cute sweater for this time of the year.

                                                 
                          Here's a closer look at the cable.

       

                                     


                                     I really liked the gray...
                          that's on the model but gray is not
                                      my colour....


                 How did you keep busy over the last month?


                               Thanks for stopping by!

                                      Linda

8 comments:

  1. I was here earlier, and got sidetracked!
    That is amazing, Linda!
    Could you do it with long sleeves?
    I love it!♥️
    I made Miss V an ear warmer, and I started a crochet teddy bear for her for Easter....
    Wish me luck!
    Wish I could find a pattern like yours in crochet......
    Enjoy your week....
    Cheers a!
    Linda :o)

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  2. Linda, This is so beautiful! That takes quite a talent to master that pattern. Hats off to You!! Just gorgeous! Someday I'd like to learn to knit. It's on my bucket list now!! Happy Spring to you too!!
    Hugs,
    Jody

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    1. Thanks for stopping by and leaving your lovely comment. I would have replied back but you are a no reply blogger.

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  3. Oh my goodness! That sweater is just beautiful! I absolutely love it. Love the oversized button that you used too. I bet it's comfortable. You did a great job on it.

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  4. I love it but I do not knit. Do you have an Etsy shop? Sure would buy one if you did!

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    1. Thanks Ann! I do have an etsy shop but the sweater is not for sale.

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  5. Linda this is so pretty. I have one of these that someone purchased for me as a gift. Love the color and that button!!!

    Cynthia

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