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March 8, 2006

Wiped Out

I've been living out of a suitcase for three days, with two more to go. I moved to my second hotel of the trip last night, and was greeted there by my first (!) headcold of the winter. Sprinkle in extra-long days of work, and I'm pretty much wiped flat.

Even so, I couldn't resist a few cameraphone pictures of the now-finished Olympic sweater. That's right, it's finally done.


Real photos, along with a Mild Conceit Session, to come when I recover!

Posted by shannon at March 8, 2006 3:08 PM | For related posts: Olympic Knitting


Congrats!! I've not been back to my similar sweater in weeks. Yours looks awesome.

Posted by: Mintyfresh at March 8, 2006 4:16 PM

it looks awesome - congrats on finishing. Does it feel as good as the original? or even better....

Posted by: thea at March 8, 2006 5:04 PM

Shannon, it's gorgeous! It looks like it fits perfectly. Will you be posting your pattern?

Posted by: Mandy at March 8, 2006 5:30 PM

I'm sorry to hear that you are not feeling well. The sweater looks great so I bet that makes you feel at least a little bit better! Take care of yourself.

Posted by: Brooke at March 8, 2006 6:58 PM

Oh yay! Yay! Yay! Yay! Great job, the sweater looks fantastic on you. Rest a bit and feel better soon.

Posted by: colleen at March 8, 2006 9:22 PM

it looks great!! does it fit like the real one??? you look gorgeous in it! congratulations!

Posted by: betty at March 9, 2006 8:44 AM

that sweater is 'da bomb...can't wait to see it in person.

Posted by: lisa b at March 9, 2006 9:28 AM

It looks fabulous!! Congratulations. Forget mild, I think a pretty severe conceit session is in order!

Posted by: alison at March 9, 2006 5:12 PM

That sweater looks great on you! A great fit too! I'm sure you are glad that you got that one finished. And still time to wear it this season! Awesome. I'm glad that you're feeling better.

Posted by: Wanda at March 9, 2006 8:59 PM

It came out perfect! Congratulations, I can't wait to see it in person :-)

Posted by: Terri at March 10, 2006 9:44 AM

Wow, it looks great! And the color is gorgeous.

Posted by: katie at March 10, 2006 1:12 PM

It looks awesome! congrats.

Posted by: Bookish Wendy at March 10, 2006 10:57 PM