Category Archives: sweater

Messaline Sweater

It took me a long time to knit this sweater, almost a year.  Mostly because I keep putting it aside to work on other projects.  I do like the finished result.  The pattern is Messaline by Bristol Ivy.  The yarn … Continue reading

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Sweater for a Friend’s Dog

I knit this sweater for a friend’s dog who feels the winter cold in his old bones.  It was knit using the pattern The Ozzie large dog sweater by Jenna Greer.  The yarn is  Lion Brand Wool-Ease Thick & Quick … Continue reading

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Lizzie’s Heart Sweater

This is the second sweater I’ve knit for our dog Lizzie.  It was knit using the pattern Cables and Hearts Dog Coat by Paton.  The yarn is Lion Brand Wool-Ease Sportweight in the color blue heather. 

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Shirts for my dog Lizzie

I drafted a pattern for a pullover shirt for my dog Lizzie.  I used these notes as a reference which are quite helpful. Here’s my first one using an old T-shirt with the words “dog rule” on the front. Lizzie … Continue reading

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Dog Sweater for Lizzie

We recently adopted a rescue dog to replace our chocolate Labrador Rusty who died back in January.  Lizzie is a 4-5 yr old Jack Russell/Bull terrier mix.  She is house-broken. She is intelligent and has already learned how to use … Continue reading

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Sour Apple Green Tank Top

This lovely green tank was knit using the pattern Summer Breeze Tank by Pattons Design Team.  The yarn is  Classic Elite Yarns Firefly.  Here’s the front. Here’s the back: And here’s a closer view to show the lace detail.

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Hat Done, Top in Progress

This hat is actually a darker, richer brown that the photos show.  It was knits using the pattern Cabled Dad Hat  by Alexis Winslow.  The yarn is Cascade Yarns 220 Superwash.   The hat can be worn slouchy or with the … Continue reading

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