Sweater, colors from plants.

Loup's picture

Made it three years ago, but I have never used it.

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Kerry's picture

Beautiful sweater. What

Beautiful sweater. What plants did you use?

crmartin's picture

That is really beautiful, I

That is really beautiful, I would wear that every chance I had. To bad it's to large for you, you could send it to me. ;-)

Randy

It should be a criminal

It should be a criminal offence to keep something this beautiful hidden in a dark place. Shame on you!

Loup's picture

Hmhm..it's to big for me...

Hmhm..it's to big for me...

How big is it? Maybe it

How big is it? Maybe it would fit me!!!

grandcarriage's picture

That's easy to fix...Sewing

That's easy to fix...Sewing machine steek... I do it for clients all the time.

albert's picture

Wow- it's beautiful, like a

Wow- it's beautiful, like a midsummer sunset.

Veni, vidi, kniti.

Loup's picture

Thanks! Yes, I think I had

Thanks! Yes, I think I had a sunset in mind whwn I made it. The sunsets in my homarea are wery beutiful and at midsummer the sun sets at eleven.

grandcarriage's picture

I love it.... When you say

I love it.... When you say the colours are from plants, do you mean you dyed the yarn using plant material, or you took inspiration from say, a bed of marigolds and gallardia?

It's truly beautiful, you should wear it...Such things were not meant to be unloved.

Loup's picture

Thank you for commenting.

Thank you for commenting. Yes, all the colours are from plant material, and I did it myself. It's a summer activity for me. Plenty of work, but I like it.

RickeScott's picture

Great colors and love the

Great colors and love the paper-doll design around the middle. Did you dye the wool/yarn?

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Beautiful work!

Jaxom's picture

What a fantastic jumper. If

What a fantastic jumper. If I ever get half as good at knitting as you I will die a happy man.

Loup's picture

Thank you, I'm flatterd:-)

Thank you, I'm flatterd:-)

BuduR's picture

oh it's fantastic! *mumbles

oh it's fantastic! *mumbles something about scandanavians stealing all the knitting talent from the rest of the world*

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Loup's picture

Thank you! It will come more

Thank you! It will come more items.