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Old Dog New Tricks

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Last month, I wrote about finding the sweet spot in my knitting.  That place . . . where knitting meets intention.  My attempt at trying to make things that I (or someone I love) will wear.  
And keep.  
And love.

And I'm here to report that I did it.  
(In the words of Alanis Morissette, sometimes . . . you learn.)

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A perfect little layering piece.  It's exactly my style.  In exactly my colors.  And since finishing it last week, I've already worn it 5 times. (In fact, I'm already plotting making another one.) (It's that perfect.)

Definitely in my sweet spot!

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(All the Ravelry details here.)

 

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Kat

Oh my! I LOVE IT!! It is perfect! And, that pocket!!

Vera

LOVE!!! That looks so good on you Kym. What a super addition to your wardrobe.

Marie

Love.The.Pocket! Makes the sweater. (along with your perfect knitting...)

Juliann

This is beautiful and that sweater is on my list too. Love the contrast hem.

Bonny

This is indeed perfect for you! So perfect that even though I don't knit sweaters, I am seriously contemplating making this one as it might even be perfect for me! I can't wait to see your next one.

margene

You did it! It's perfection and totally YOU!!

Patty

Love, love, love, love, love. It's perfect Kym and you are rocking it! (And Jagged Little Pill...the best.)

Cheryl S.

Very cute! Both you and the top. Love the contrast pocket.

kim in oregon

So lovely. Especially the color. And I bow down to your pocket.

Debbie

Very nice! It looks great on you & I hope you enjoy wearing it!

Carolyn

Love it!! What's your colorway for 2.0?

Bridget

Oh it looks perfect on you! I'm so glad you are happy with the finished item, and hope you get lots more good wear out of it. :-)

Mary

Awesome, Kym! it does fit you perfectly, too :-) look forward to seeing your next version - perhaps in a summery blend? lots of possibilities here (kind of like me and Heidi Kirrmaier's Fine Sand ... I'm getting ready to make #5).

kmkat

Great sweater! And great for you :-) If you are looking for another layering piece, check out Tappan Zee on Knitty.

Dee

SO CUTE!!! And, it looks beautiful on you.

Carole

That is SO you and I love the way it looks layered like that!

Geri

The sweater is perfect on you! Looks like there is some nice snow melt going on as well. Spring!

Jo

It’s definitely you!

Pam

So glad! It's a wonderful piece. Congratulations!

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