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May 13, 2005

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diane

Gotta love the pose on that fugly blue and white number. The pant and makeup compliment the sweater so well..... ha ha ha

I've got some of that Pingouin I inherited from my grandmother - not sure what to do with it yet, it's been marinating in my stash for years now.

Laurie

I really like the blue v-neck with bobbles. Quite timeless, as you point out. I wonder what the prevailing wisdom for models was at the time, regarding the "right" facial expression for such a shoot.

Vicki

They should have asked that gorgeous Ei to model it. It is amazing on her. Some of those vintage patterns are great. That other one is pretty bad though...*shudder*

Jennifer

Those photos made me laugh. I like the patterns, but the model's all look as though they are suffering from migraines!

Mindy

I like the blue cardigan. The saddest thing about these old patterns is the sizing, such as the largest size fitting a 36-inch bust. Yeah, right. I haven't worn a size 10 since I was 10.

Jenny

I agree with Jennifer, they all look in pain! But the sweaters are cute, except "that one" with the white chest area and bobbles... haha!

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WIP's

  • Dale "Gerbera"
    Started 1/25/06
  • Cellini Jacket
    Pattern designed for me at ArtFibers in San Francisco. Using their Cellini yarn, a cotton/synthetic boucle. Started October 2005. Currently on hold until warmer weather.
  • Floral Tree Skirt
    From Melanie Falick's Handknit Holidays, this design is by Michele Rose Orne. Using Manos del Uruguay assorted colors. Started 10/31/05. I missed Christmas '05, now working to finish for Christmas '06

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