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Tuesday, September 21, 2004


Design:Phildar Tendances Printemps 2004
Yarn: Phildar “Onde”
Color: Hyacinthe
Gauge: 22sts/33 rows over 4″
Needles: #3 & #6
Type: Completely Handknit
Start: March 19, 2004
Finish: September 18, 2004

FINALLY! Even though my Mom sez you can’t wear
White AFTER Labor Day, I say:

Thanks to everyone for the wONDErful KnitAlong! The Onde FAQ page and Complete Notes are to the right under the little Pink Pill…


… read the Complete Notes: ONDE
(with added project details)

20 Responses to “Tuesday, September 21, 2004”

  1. Teresa says:

    Onde looks SO comfy!

    Perfect sweater for the first day of fall-especially with the very cool nights/early mornings but spectacular sunny days the Midwest is experiencing right now.

  2. Karen says:

    Gorgeous. I love it. Especially the snaps;-)

  3. robin says:

    That came out very well. So pretty.

  4. Elizabeth says:

    Beautiful sweater and looks so good on you. You make the perfect model!

  5. pearl says:

    You are amazing! This turned out beautifully, especially the snaps, and the picture of you wearing it is fantastic. Brava all the way ’round.

  6. Lisa says:

    It looks great. Congrats on the fab edition to your wardrobe!

  7. Marg says:

    Simply beautiful!

  8. claudia says:

    In my book, this finish-ment is IN SEASON.

  9. mimi says:

    Nice sweater! Wish we were sisters and I could borrow some goodies from your closet!

    Was just reading your notes about weddings….what the heck is a chicken dance? I’m from Chicagoland and I’ve never heard of it…

    love you!

  10. So pretty! Now that would look lovely with some warm Winter white pants.


  11. Jackie says:

    It looks gorgeous! And I think the Labor Day rule is long over.

  12. Lynette says:

    Another fantastic piece! I love it.

  13. Kristy says:

    Your Onde-Cardi is lovely, and you look beautiful in that color! Congratulations on another wonderful knit!

  14. Bonnie says:

    Beautiful sweater! Thanks for the snap tape instructions! Happy Fall.

  15. Silvia says:

    Fab-u-lous! Great knitting and great customising.

  16. Lisa, Mike, Jack, Della says:

    oooh! you are right onde money with this one, Bonne Marie! Another splendid sweater, and the snap tape tutorial was onde-bomb :-)

  17. Desha says:

    Love it! And thanks so much for the fab snap tape instructions!

  18. Becky says:

    WOW! My eyes popped out of their sockets when the picture showed up on my screen. Simply smashing. It’s so beautiful on you! This jacket seemed to just hang like a baggy jacket on the model in the mag, but on you it is the perfect fit and looks so sleek and chic. Brava, Miss B-M!

  19. froggy says:

    beautiful sweater and what a wonderful pic.

  20. Bonne Marie says:

    Thank you all so very MUCH!

    I’m diggin’ this design – it is actually too warm right now in Chicago to wear it! I can’t wait to road test it –

    I’ve wanted a *long* simple cardigan like this for quite awhile and just love the way the OMBRE effect turned out…

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