Wave Boarder Sweater Jacket

I made this for myself

Created by: Bonnie L

  • Project Details


    I became disabled a couple years ago and with my health issues I had a very difficult time keeping my mind organized and functioning efficiently. I started to put my efforts into knitting and crocheting. As I worked, I wanted more challenge than following a pattern gave me. I decided to try creating my own sweater designs. With my neurological disability and slow thinking, I struggled quite a bit. The numerical figures were especially hard for me, even though math had been easy for me before the disability. I had to do the figures and redo the figures several times. I had to pull out my knitting and redo the figures again. It took me 8 times of restating before I successfully completed this sweater, but I ended up with a warm and comfortable garment. I was also able to see great improvement in my thought processes and I have noticed that improvement in all of my life. As a result of my perseverance with designing my mental processing skills have improved.

    Needles & Hooks

    • Circular 8.00mm (US 11)


    • Buttons
    • Stitch Markers


    Notes: I made this sweater using my body measurements. Bust measurement: 44"



    craft-knitting Knitting

    Skill Level

    difficulty Advanced


    project-state Complete
    Started on: Nov 21, 2016 Finished on: Jan 3, 2017
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