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11  Crafty Charity Shop Finds! in ENGLAND by knittingal on: July 21, 2006 11:05:09 AM
Hi! This board is for posting all of your crafty finds from charity shops - some of the most amazing things I've got for crafting have been from these places - I'll now share with you my latest find...
Well, I recently finished my exams, but whilst I was revising for them I decided that I wanted need a break and so I cleared out my room and donated a huge bag of stuff. I took my wallet and boy was I glad I did  Grin
I found two lever arch files bursting with knitting patterns.... it's one of those things where you buy a magazine weekly/fortnightly and build up the collection. Firstly they tend to be very expensive, secondly the person who'd donated these had collected practically two series full Shocked
Here's the files :-


Just showing how many patterns are in there:-
(remember to times this by two!)
Examples of some of the patterns:-
I would love to do this in navy and white....

it looks so soft!
finally....
  an evening knitted top...
Sorry about the flash on these pics...
These are just a few of the patterns, the files also include tips on different stitches/ buttons etc..
all in all i think that was a very satisfactory find! and the best part? the files (plus a set of dpns) came to a grand total of........2!!!!
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12  These booties are made for walking! in Knitting: Completed Projects by knittingal on: June 20, 2006 11:57:33 AM
Well I wanted something different to knit - and came across these gorgeous booties here http://www.dreamweaveryarns.com/catalog/product_info.php?cPath=22_77_146&products_id=741 (original post faraboverubies)

I don't have a specific recipient for these, so I didn't do them in the ruby red (but when I do I will!)
So here they are in green (with pearly buttons)

There's one on its own....

and this picture is because I couldn't get over how small they were (excuse inky fingers - just done a three hour exam)


Enjoy!
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13  Burglar-type hat completed! woohoo! in Knitting: Completed Projects by knittingal on: June 08, 2006 11:38:37 AM
i started this yesterday - plus i have exams and am revising, so this was pretty quick n easy to do....
so here's the piccies!

me in the hat - not a great piccy of me - but you see what it looks like

this isn't that great a picture is it???


and finally - the creme de la creme -

a get a teddy seal of approval!
hope you like - here's hope for those who haven't mastered the circular knitting needles!
ps it's not actually meant to be a burgular hat - it just looks like that on me (needs decoration!)
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14  itsy bitsy teeny weeny... playing cards :) in What the heck can I do with THIS? by knittingal on: June 06, 2006 10:15:37 AM
Hi - I got these cards from a Christmas cracker this year - they're too small (and slippery) to play with, but I don't wanna throw them away - they're so cute:-


this is the box they came in, and this....

is me trying to show you the scale of them...
well then you crafty bunch... any ideas?
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15  *lmao* the strangest mittens I've ever seen :) in Stitch And BOTCH by knittingal on: June 06, 2006 09:18:26 AM
Now I'd been looking enviously at the mittens other talented craftsters had made... and thought "I could do that"....
well i collected together some pretty wool (the colour of refreshers) and added stripes - well a girl's gotta have stripes...
I figured that if I knitted the two shapes I could sew them together... so i dutifully measured my hand and turned up with this Smiley


so i sewed it together (i'm not much of a sewer either) and didn't know whether to laugh or cry when i put it on Smiley

Enjoy!
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16  I'm back with a cute knitted clutch *piccies included* in Knitting: Completed Projects by knittingal on: October 31, 2005 11:11:49 AM
i've finally got my act together sorting out photos - here's a really simple knitted clutch - perfect for girly nights out.....and it's green & blue *hmm that seems to be a recurring theme*!
hope you like it!
there it is!
and again...
...being oh so beautifully modelled *hehehe*
feedback appreciated from you crafty folk x
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17  Wow! Super easy fingerless mitts & a matching scarf - pics! in Knitting: Completed Projects by knittingal on: October 31, 2005 09:10:30 AM
Hi! am v. excited - have just realised how to post piccies Smiley wanted to share with you my latest creation......
here ya go Smiley *crosses fingers* please post piccies
feedback welcome Cool



enjoy!
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