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stripes for Ilias

Added Jul 17, 2014

by loulourosa

Brugge, Belgium

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Description

Lately I took up knitting again. As we are renovating our home there isn’t much space for sewing and there isn’t much space required for knitting.
I had a lot of cotton yarn leftovers from the time I worked as a designer. So I decided to knit a baby sweater for my friends baby boy Ilias.
The sweater is based on a pattern from the seventies; it’s very easy, but as the sweater is so small I had to work very accurate. The pattern originally had more colors, but I made up my own color pattern. For the finishing touch I sewed a name label with fosforent orange yarn. My friend was very happy with this gift :-)

Material Notes

cotton yarn for needles 3mm, buttons

Difficulty

Novice

Categories

For
Children
Garment Type
Tops
Style
Vintage

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    Sep 2, 2014, 09.50 AMby loulourosa

    Thank you for your nice comment. Knitting isn’t very difficult, maybe a new hobby? :-)

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    Sep 1, 2014, 08.25 PMby saxsilverain

    oh, how i wish i could knit! i love the colour combination in this sweater, and i’m sure the little boy looks so cute in it. great job!

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