Part 3 of my Advent Challenge blog posts….

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Christmas Jumper (sweater)

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#adventchallenge2014 Day 12 © Mary Tanana 2014


I’ve always been wanting to do a matryoshka series of designs, so I decided to use her for the angel. I love how she came out!

#adventchallenge2014 © Mary Tanana 2014

Here are the first twelve days in block format.

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