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Front, in need of buttons

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The Perfect Fit Seamless Crazy Lace Cardigan taught by Myra Wood

A top-down raglan bolero is the perfect first sweater. Myra shows how to fit as you go and add crazy lace, the easiest lace knitting ever!

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Category Knitting
Type Clothing
Sizing Women
Style Romantic, Classic, Retro / Vintage
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What materials did you use? Lana Grossa Cool Wool Merino 2000, color 531

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What are you most proud of? I don't think I swore at all while making this sweater. :-) (Well, I mean, not about the knitting!) I learned a new technique for pulling out a section of about 6 stitches I botched, 4 rows back, without ripping out all 4 rows. Proud of myself for figuring out a button/neck band arrangement that helped pull in a little too much fullness in the neckline. I'm just generally very pleased with this sweater and think it will become a favorite. Best of all, I finished it in 3 weeks, a personal best.

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What advice would you give someone starting this project? Go to the library and check out all their stitch pattern books! Count carefully and use a lifeline if you're new to lace.

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I am curious also, can you share the pattern?

09/20/2012 Flag

Beautiful, love the leaf lace, fantastic job!

10/24/2012 Flag

Gorgeous. Love the leaf pattern

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