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Owl Sweater & Boot Cuff
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Aug 30, 2012 22:25:29   #
peachy51
 
Finished the Kate Davies OWL Sweater for my daughter. Knit in Lion Brand Jiffy (She wanted it fully machine washable and dryable and thinks wool makes her itch). She wanted hers longer than the pattern and, like most young people, wanted the sleeves long too.

Had enough yarn left over to make her a pair of boot cuffs too! :mrgreen:

EDIT: Forgot to add info for the Boot Cuffs. The pattern is called Boot Candy and can be found here: http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/boot-candy-boot-cuffs-toppers-knitting-pattern
Owl Sweater

Owl Sweater

Boot Cuff

 
Aug 30, 2012 22:27:01   #
maureenb (a regular here)
 
Great job! She looks great in it too!
Aug 30, 2012 22:35:31   #
peachy51
 
Thank you! It was a really easy project. Now I think I'll make one for me :)
Aug 30, 2012 22:38:23   #
maryrose
 
wow! you did a great job on your sweater! nice owls!
Aug 30, 2012 22:41:44   #
ladysjk
 
Love the sweater, need the boot cuffs! Is there a pattern you could share?? I have two daughters, 32 and 39, and a 17yr old GD, that would like the cuffs, they have been wearing leg warmers folded over their boots, so cuffs would be great.
Aug 30, 2012 22:44:53   #
peachy51
 
ladysjk wrote:
Love the sweater, need the boot cuffs! Is there a pattern you could share?? I have two daughters, 32 and 39, and a 17yr old GD, that would like the cuffs, they have been wearing leg warmers folded over their boots, so cuffs would be great.


Oops! :oops: Sorry, I knew I was forgetting something. I have edited the original post, but the link for the boot cuffs is here: http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/boot-candy-boot-cuffs-toppers-knitting-pattern
 
Aug 30, 2012 22:45:26   #
laurelarts
 
Well she is gorgeous and so are the knits!!!!
Aug 30, 2012 22:47:41   #
peachy51
 
laurelarts wrote:
Well she is gorgeous and so are the knits!!!!


Thank you! I think she's gorgeous too! I told her she would look good in a burlap sack :lol: You know, the prettiest thing about my daughter tho is that she doesn't think she's gorgeous.
Aug 31, 2012 04:47:21   #
kacey64
 
You have a beautiful daughter and she has a beautiful sweater and boot cuffs! Thans for sharing.
Aug 31, 2012 10:06:17   #
JHood
 
You did a very good job on the very pretty sweater. You daughter will get a lot of wear out of it. She is very pretty.
Aug 31, 2012 12:48:29   #
Pocahontas (a regular here)
 
I've seen that pattern and I love it. How fun it must be to have a beautiful daughter to knit for. You did a great job.
 
          
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