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Baby Yoda Sweater
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Oct 14, 2011 13:03:22   #
For years, my dad has suffered from chronic headaches. He went to many doctors, chiropractors, pain specialists, and more, anyone he could find to try to help, with little, short-term, or no relief.

Finally, a physical therapist has been able to help him!

She is expecting a baby in December, and I asked Dad if he'd like me to knit something for the baby. He chose the Baby Yoda Sweater:

I used KnitPicks Crayon boucle yarn in Lime:

The sweater went knitted up very easily, and I love the texture of the boucle. And it's so soft and light! The only thing I didn't like was weaving in the ends--the boucle made it tough for me to follow a thread.

The sweater has inner and outer ties to wrap around the baby, so it should fit for a long time (as far as baby clothes go, that is). :)

Oct 14, 2011 13:08:47   #
AlderRose (a regular here)
The pattern reminds me of the baby undershirts from long ago. I love the color you chose.
Oct 14, 2011 15:37:11   #
Busy girl
Glad your Dad is getting some relief. I love this sweater and his therapist is going to be thrilled with it.
Oct 14, 2011 16:27:24   #
Kathleen's daughter (a regular here)
i can just see baby Yoda and baby Robin Hood toddling through the woodlands in these so sweet.
Oct 14, 2011 17:13:19   #
redquilter (a regular here)
That's adorable. GREAT color.
Oct 14, 2011 17:30:03   #
very nice love the colour,what a loverly gift
Oct 15, 2011 12:27:40   #
Cheshire Cat
How very nice and lovely colour too. I remember years ago when baby vests were made in this way with ties.
Oct 15, 2011 17:22:06   #
What a delightful baby sweater!! It's a beautiful gift that will certainly be appreciated. Thank you for sharing the pattern, and I must say I like your color choice more than the color pictured with the pattern. Not sure I would have been tempted to try it, but now that I've seen your choice I would like to try one for our little one.
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