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My Infinity Cardigan
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May 4, 2013 20:16:41   #
Didn't those colors work in to show off the design well! Really unique! Joan 8060
May 4, 2013 20:20:06   #
mzmom1 (a regular here)
KnitPicks makes beautiful yarn and you have made a beautiful cardi. Wear with pride!
May 4, 2013 20:39:55   #
Naneast (a regular here)
Ronie wrote:
I love that and I'm so glad you didn't need to knit 400 + stitches to a row... Your yarn is amazing... I bet you are so pleased with the way this turned out... its really beautiful

Thanks Ronie. The back section is almost 400 sts to a row. But it was straight knitting while the Lt and Rt fronts involved a lot of short rows. I didn't want to made any mistakes that would require frogging. I had to concentrate throughout the entire project. I am very pleased with the outcome. The designer has asked permission to use my picture in the pattern page.
May 4, 2013 21:04:26   #
Outstanding, fantastic, gorgeous cardigan. Love the color yarn that you used.
May 4, 2013 21:08:31   #
crafterwantabe (a regular here)
Very very stunning!!!!
May 4, 2013 21:26:23   #
eva shamah
Your sweater is just gorgeous. Can I get the directions to make one for my adult daughter? Eva
May 4, 2013 21:28:48   #
WOW!!! I love the colors that you used, the stripping is awesome. It's very well done.
May 4, 2013 21:29:57   #
just lovely
May 4, 2013 21:51:34   #
Naneast (a regular here)
[quote=eva shamah]Your sweater is just gorgeous. Can I get the directions to make one for my adult daughter? Eva ]

Hi Eva, welcome to KP family. You can purchase the pattern from Knit Picks.
May 4, 2013 21:57:30   #
Beautiful and I love your choice of color.
May 4, 2013 22:07:12   #
It is beautiful, love the color way too
May 4, 2013 22:20:19   #
run4fittness (a regular here)
Oh my but that is beautiful!
May 4, 2013 22:56:45   #
Its awesome
May 4, 2013 22:59:18   #
Pocahontas (a regular here)
OH - MY - GOSH I knew when I saw your name it was going to be something amazing. WHAT a project! The yarn is very special and your knitting, of course, is impeccable.
May 4, 2013 23:00:00   #
Your creativity is excellent and beautiful. I hope your Yarn Lazy Susan made your endeavors easier. Here are some pictures of my other systems for you to see. Keep up the quality work and post more pictures when you get a project done. It is really heartwarming to see something made on a fiber tool I created for you. I am proud of you.
One posts stained in Golden Oak and Early American
One posts stained in Golden Oak and Early American...
Hard maple single posts in Green and Blue
Hard maple single posts in Green and Blue...
2,3 and 4 post systems
2,3 and 4 post systems...
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