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1  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: Reconstructed / Re: Today I am Capt. Jack Sparrow AND I made a mini dress! (Many Pics) on: June 27, 2006 07:28:06 PM
That looks really nice on you! Pretty design on the shirt.
2  KNITTING / Knitting: Completed Projects / Re: Wedding Gift and Garter on: June 27, 2006 07:15:27 PM
I agree...how beautiful! This will be passed down for many generations!
3  KNITTING / Knitalongs / Re: 'Knitting Olympics' knitalong on: February 10, 2006 11:14:18 PM


There is a good illustration of purling through the back loop in the Vogue Knitting book (the thick hardcover.) I had to learn how to do this for the Clapotis. It's a bit awkward, but it gets easier with practice.

Good luck!
4  KNITTING / Knitalongs / Re: Clapotis from Knitty on: September 25, 2005 10:12:38 AM
I used Artyarns Supermerino in colorway 109. I used size 5 needles, and it took about six skeins. It created a smaller Clap, but the thicker garment will be perfect for chillier weather. I plan to make a bigger one with supermerino at some point.

The supermerino was absolutely wonderful to knit! So squishy and cozy. I would make sure you have the right amount of yarn in a specific dye lot. I have seen differing dye lots of the same colorway and they differ dramatically.

5  KNITTING / Knitalongs / Re: Knitty's Ella on: September 24, 2005 02:37:53 PM

What a great color! It reminds me of the ocean.

I love Mountain Colors, but I am always overwhelmed at the amount of good color choices. I finally narrow it down to two or three colors and spend forever trying to decide which one to get. It takes me just as long to pick the yarn out as it does to knit the thing.
6  KNITTING / Knitalongs / Re: Knitty's Ella on: September 23, 2005 07:14:42 PM
I adore this pattern!

Any good suggestions for yarn subs? I was initially thinking of Lorna's Laces Shepherd Sport just because of the color variety and softness factor. I am curious to see what other people come up with.
7  CLOTHING / Clothing for Kids: Completed Projects / Re: Princess skirt for my niece on: December 30, 2004 09:39:00 AM
That is such a cute skirt!!! I am sure she will feel like such a princess! You are very talented... Wink
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