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I've just crossed the halfway point for the sleeves on hubby's sweater!


It's very weird going from knitting one large body to two small sleeves, and having to repeat the same round twice. So, I've had to tink a lot and haven't made as speedy progress as I'd like! They're just about long enough to reach his elbows...


and my knee!


These felt so nice as legwarmers when I put them on that I'm pretty sure that's how any leftovers will end up! I've been telling hubby I want to make him some gaiters for his legs so they don't freeze out there... but I don't know, I might just need to keep them for myself :)


That aside, I'm hoping to get the sleeves done tonight while he's over at his brother's for game night. The race is on!


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Comment by Darkmol on May 17, 2013 at 9:06am

Hope that you were able to finish the sleaves while he was out.  Cannot wait to see the finished project - it looks beautiful. 

Comment by Carole Jewell on November 16, 2011 at 3:28am

This is really beautiful I look forward to when I can knit something this ambitious.

 

Comment by Victoria Dowding on May 3, 2010 at 7:35am
This blog has been so amusing I love the the pictures of the size difference between you and your husband.
Comment by Tara Addesa on May 2, 2010 at 4:17pm
Ohh Kerin I had No Doubt after Seeing the Progress on the Sweater Body .. You'd get it All Done with a little Time to Spare :))) Have a Wonderful Anniversary .. Enjoy the Camping/Fishing :)
Comment by Donna Luers on May 1, 2010 at 7:30pm
Nice work and love your socks.
Comment by Knit4Many on May 1, 2010 at 12:40pm
Wow!!! Great job!
Comment by Peggy Stuart on May 1, 2010 at 7:59am
What a pretty sweater. I'm looking for the time when I have all the baby things done! Sweaters, socks, hats, shawls...then more baby things and little girl things!
Comment by Faith MARTIN on May 1, 2010 at 6:40am
Thanks for the perspective of the actual length you had done on the sleeves. When I am looking a picture online sometimes it is hard for me to judge length unless you tell how many inches. Hope you reach your goal tonight!
Comment by Amy Green on May 1, 2010 at 6:26am
Looks great! Can't wait to see the finished product!
Comment by Suznj821 on May 1, 2010 at 5:46am
Wow, you are really moving on! Can't wait to see the final project!
Suz

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