New Sweater

This sweater was a Christmas gift for my little girl. As my husband will attest, I can rarely follow a recipe when cooking. This was that kind of knitting project. I used another cardigan pattern to get the gauge/sizing right, but then proceeded to knit it in the round, change the pattern from garter stitch to fair isle , steek it up the front, change the ribbing and the button band, and come out with an all-together different sweater. And I learned more in the process.

When I went to buy the buttons, I decided to go for an assortment of animals. She loves them.

At least this one fit when I knit it!


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2 Responses to New Sweater

  1. Marcia says:

    It’s a a lovely sweater for a lovely little one.

  2. becky3086 says:

    You did a great job!! I have just learned how to do stranded knitting this year and really want to do some fair isle stuff but just haven’t gotten to do it yet.

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