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Ashley Sweater

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Here are some details about my project:
Category Crocheting
Type Clothing
Sizing Women
Style Traditional, Eco-Friendly, Casual, Classic, Whimsical, Cute, Hipster
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What was your source for this crocheting project? Online Photo or Website
Name of website or photo Ashley Sweater by Marlaina Bird

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What materials did you use? Yarn: Fibranatura Cottonwood, 100% organic cotton; 115 yards [105 m]; 1.76oz (50 grams) CYCA size 3 light: MC, kristen #41117: 7 (8, 10, 11, 13, 15, 16, 17, 20) balls CC blue #41104: 1 ball Hook: Size US G/6 (4 mm) Notions: stitch markers, tapestry needle, sewing needle and matching thread, one decorative button.

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What are you most proud of? I love the charts in this pattern and I also love the available sizes. Finished bust: 30 (34, 38, 42, 46, 50, 54, 58, 62) [76.2 (86.36, 96.52, 106.68, 116.84, 127, 137.16, 147.32, 157.48) cm] Shown in size 34To be worn with 2 inches of ease.

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What advice would you give someone starting this project? Always do a gauge swatch and it is very important that you do a blocked gauge for anything you make with lace. Since lace opens after you block it you want to make sure you do not accidentally make it too big!

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THis sweater is lovely, Great job!

05/27/2011 Flag

very nice.

07/03/2011 Flag

Very pretty! I love the way you did the neckline for this!

07/11/2011 Flag

Love it

02/12/2014 Flag