Finished Object: Second Raglan

Yup, my second raglan sweater from here is complete!  I finished it last night and am wearing it today. Again, it’s based on the raglan sweater pattern found in Knitting for Dummies.  I modified the particular sweater so the length is shorter, and and it’s short-sleeved, as well. I worked on this sweater while at […]

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Finished Object! Raglan Sweater

Wo hoo!  I finally finished to Top Down Raglan Sweater pattern from Knitting for Dummies.  I’m actually surprised as to how good it came out, considering you need to knit a swatch for it.  (Yeah, really!) I’m really proud of it.  My husband said it’s the most professional looking garment I’ve knit to date.  That’s […]

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Second Raglan WIP

I am just having fun with raglan sweaters lately.  I started a second one that I’m knitting on my breaks at work, and it’s going to be short-sleeved. First, I must apologize for not posting at all last week.  I got sick, and have been dealing with a pretty scary health issue on top of […]

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Swatch Confusion

Ugh.  I hate it when I can’t get a correct swatch for the gauge of a pattern.  I know I usually have to go down at least two sizes from what’s suggested.  Here’s my tale of woe. I wanted to knit a raglan sweater.  I found a pattern on Ravelry that seemed nice, and I […]

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