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1  KNITTING / Knitting: Completed Projects / Scrappy Knitted Blanket on: February 22, 2012 05:01:35 AM
finished this month:  a Sedimentary blanket stash buster:




http://knittyprofessors.blogspot.com/2010/01/free-pattern-sediment-scraps-blanket.html
2  CROCHET / Crochet: Completed Projects / Remnant Ripple Afghan on: February 22, 2012 04:53:58 AM
Here's my finished (2/21/2012) Ripple...ala Attic24:




http://attic24.typepad.com/weblog/neat-ripple-pattern.html
3  KNITTING / Knitting: Completed Projects / Easy Baktus Scarf/Attn: clumsy_momma =] on: June 16, 2011 11:19:38 AM
From an angel to a scarf... Smiley  This yarn was sent from clumsy_momma, angel for a swap.  Here is what I made from it:



...a totally fun pattern and I am already working on another w/two more planned... Shocked

Thank you so very much clumsy_momma!! =]
4  MISCELLANEOUS TOPICS / Stitch And BOTCH / Knit Slipper Fail on: June 06, 2011 01:10:31 PM
I'm surprised I don't have something new to post in here every other week!  Wink

Short story: 1 ball of left-over yarn, 1 'found' easy looking slipper pattern and here are the results:



there it is all knit up according to pattern(little slip of yellow paper)
Funky shape, right? *I think so!*



One end worked up to form a toe...OK...but the other end I couldn't figure out to save my life! So I stitched up the back and cut off the extra(it looks like a footprint...=]

...plenty more slipper patterns out there that work up easily and can help me destash extra yarn!!  Smiley
5  CROCHET / Crochet: Completed Projects / Attic24-type Bag on: May 03, 2011 09:52:05 AM
Here is a fun project and my interpretation of it...first the site that the pattern comes from:

http://attic24.typepad.com/weblog/crochet-bag.html

And my own creation:






Details:
I went two rows beyond what the pattern called for...so it turned out quite a bit larger on the base(and all around).
Therefore, I decreased the number of stitches on the way up the side then added loop and openings for the loop to go thru...the loop becomes the handle for my version of a pretty scrap-destash bag!  Smiley
6  QUILTING / Quilting: Discussion and Questions / Mix of Fabrics...help Pls on: February 09, 2011 01:28:22 PM
I've cut up some cotton fabrics for a quilt top...Brick by Brick is the pattern.  It is 4"x 7 1/2" blocks.
In my color scheme I've found some chintz fabric that would go really nicely...but will it affect the end product if I add it in??  It seems to be a much sturdier fabric than the others and I'm not sure how it will quilt up.

Should I save it for another project?  Any help would be Really Apprciated!
thank you...=]
7  ORGANIZED CRAFT SWAPS / The Swap Gallery / Scrappy String Block Swap on: December 29, 2010 05:57:52 PM


Post your Scrappy Squares and Project Progress HERE:

We wanna see it!
8  Craft Swaps / ARCHIVE OF SWAPS THAT ARE TOTALLY FINISHED / Scrappy String Block Swap-SU's CloseD;SO's 1/20/2011 on: December 13, 2010 05:34:06 AM








Swap name: Scrappy String Block Swap
Craftster member who is organizing this swap:  Kittymom13
Sign-up date range:12/13-12/19
Date to send item by:1/20/2011

Limited to a certain number of people? (optional): 15

Restricted to people who all live in the same country? NO
If so, which country?

Additional Age requirement? no, 'cept as per Craftster rules

Swap Organizer himself/herself meets these conditions:
- Has fully read the Swap Info Guide: YES
- Has successfully completed two swaps as a participant: YES
- Is not organizing more than three swaps right now: YES
- Will recruit a co-organizer or give all details to a Swap Moderator if this swap has more than 25 participants: YES
- Is at least 18 years old: YES

Swap Organizer will check each participant to make sure they meet these conditions:
- Has been a member for at least one month: YES
- Has posted at least 15 times: YES
- Has completed one swap successfully before signing up for multiple swaps at a time: YES
- Is not currently signed up for more than five swaps: YES
- Does not have any negative feedback: YES
- Participant has agreed that he/she is at least 16 years old: YES
- If within the US, understands that Delivery Confirmation number is required for this swap: YES
- If outside the US, understands that a mailing receipt copy is required for this swap: YES

Details of swap:
Each participant will be put into groupsone group and will send two squares to each person in the group.
We are following directions from this link:  http://home.pmt.org/~awalter/string.html


If you want to participate, information to send to organizer:

QUESTIONNAIRE TO ANSWER:
Name of swap
Craftster username
Email address
Your real name
Mailing address including the country
Would you be willing to ship to an address outside your own country?
Confirm that are at least 16 years old or, if not, that you have moderator approval(YES/NO)
ADD OTHER SWAP SPECIFIC QUESTIONS HERE...


IF YOU WANT TO PARTICIPATE, REMEMBER TO SEND YOUR INFO TO ORGANIZER VIA PRIVATE MESSAGE AND NOT TO REPLY WITH IT HERE.


Also, remember to read the Swap Info Guide to find other rules about participating in a swap.

Participants/Group:


melmakespretty-sent 1/20/2011rc'd(14/14)COMPLETE
Missing Willow-sent 1/5/2011(14/14)rc'd14/14COMPLETE
muzikalcheezegal-rc'd(14/14)COMPLETE
kwilty kate-sent 1/19/2011(14/14)rc'd(14/14)COMPLETE
A2K-sent (12/13)rc'd(14/14)COMPLETE
tynwia-sen1/20/2011(14/14)rc'd(14/14)COMPLETE
southern flower-sent1/15/2011(14/14)rc'd(14/14)COMPLETE
cxcaitlyn-sent 1/20/2011(14/14)rc'd(12/14)COMPLETE
redstar13-sent-1/21/2011(14/14)rc'd14/14COMPLETE
lissablair-sent 1/19/2011(14/14) rc'd(14/14)COMPLETE
princesspimp81-sent (14/14)rc'd14/14COMPLETE
Rock Cave Mom-sent1/12/2011rc'd(14/14)COMPLETE
Disco Queen Highness-sent 1/19/2011(14/14)rc'd(14/14)COMPLETE
kittymom13-sent(14/14)rc'd(14/14)COMPLETE
meganlorraine-sent (12/13)rc'd1(14/14)COMPLETE


Gallery Link:
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=368395.0
9  KNITTING / Knitting: Discussion and Questions / tube top/personal swap/in progress on: November 24, 2010 06:48:14 PM
up to row 7...whoohooo!  Roll Eyes



the color is really bad under the floor lamp, but I'll update it every so often and get better pics!
10  KNITTING / Knitting: Completed Projects / Calorimetry Headscarf from Knitty.com on: November 01, 2010 06:58:46 AM
I've made three this month...here is my first one:

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