first finished project for mwk

steve kadel's picture

finally finished cleanup on a sweater i've been working on and putting aside forever. my second attempt at some lace work. still haven't blocked a sweater yet. maybe i should with this one

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scottly's picture

It's very nice layed out

It's very nice layed out like a corpse but sweaters need to be modeled! I want to see it on you. Very nice work by the way.

Scott

MasonM's picture

Great job! Mason Linux:

Great job!

Mason

Linux: because a PC is a terrible thing to waste

steve kadel's picture

thanks

thanks

crmartin's picture

Excellent job! Randy

Excellent job!

Randy

Andy's picture

Excellent! "Midnight shakes

Excellent!

"Midnight shakes the memory as a madman shakes a dead geranium."

steve kadel's picture

thanks all for the

thanks all for the compliments. no, it is not original. not nearly that clever. it was from a fliatura di crosa spring summer collection no. 6. model no. 16

rmbm612's picture

is this an original pattern?

is this an original pattern? If not, where did you find it. You have really done a fine job of knitting.

You should be proud of your

You should be proud of your work. It looks great!

steve kadel's picture

thanks. it was one of the

thanks. it was one of the rare things i made for myself. i don't think it took much longer than others for me once i got the hang of it. but since it was for me, i kept putting it aside to do other projects. now that spring is springing (at least here in socal) it's a bout time i finished.

mr.cullen's picture

Beautiful sweater with lace

Beautiful sweater with lace work. You should be very proud of your work. Great job. Just out of curiousity, how long did this take you? And is the sweater for you? Or someone else?...I am sure people on this site can give you good blocking tips and suggestions. Good luck with the blocking. Take care- Cullen

steve kadel's picture

thanks. it is a white and

thanks. it is a white and green dual strand. this blocking thing is new and i am not sure the best to do it

purlyman's picture

Looks great!! What's the

Looks great!! What's the color? Seems to be a mix of green and gray. Very pretty. Good luck with the blocking!! Nice work.