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Topic: July 2006 Birthday Swap GALLERY!!  (Read 20200 times)
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« Reply #90 on: August 10, 2006 01:52:36 AM »

Great top and earrings koi!  I love long and dangly earrings.

I luv the purse you created Mickele; great fabric!

animegirlie you got an awesome package!
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« Reply #91 on: August 10, 2006 10:40:17 AM »

glad you like the stuff animegirlie  Smiley
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« Reply #92 on: August 10, 2006 11:12:40 AM »

AHHHH--why can't I ever find such cute hello kitty things!!!?  Is that a little pouchy bag (the red and white)? I love the glittery look!!  Do I see a little kokeshi in there? I have one hanging in my car!!!

hello kitty and Japanese cuteness always makes me smile!!

Nice job crystalfairy!

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« Reply #93 on: August 10, 2006 11:57:31 AM »

AHHHH--why can't I ever find such cute hello kitty things!!!?  Is that a little pouchy bag (the red and white)? I love the glittery look!!  Do I see a little kokeshi in there? I have one hanging in my car!!!

Nice job crystalfairy!



It is a kokeshi!! It's on my key ring right now!!
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« Reply #94 on: August 10, 2006 12:40:05 PM »

I heard from PurpleHeather that she received her present, but does not have regular internet access right now.  So, I am posting pictures of the fingerless mittens I made for her.  This is a fairly simple braid cable pattern, and I used Karaoke yarn, which is a 50/50 soy silk/wool blend (very soft and comes in pretty self-striping colorways).

Happy Birthday PurpleHeather!





I am glad that I took the time to line up the stripes as best as I could.  Originally the second mitten was way off, and I was about 2 inches from finishing it before I decided that I really couldn't let it go like that and took it all apart.  It was totally worth the effort.  Hopefully soon it will be cool enough that PurpleHeather will get some use out of them.   Wink
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« Reply #95 on: August 10, 2006 12:51:41 PM »

Very pretty cables!  I am a cable nut!  Love them!!
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« Reply #96 on: August 10, 2006 01:19:55 PM »

Very pretty cables!  I am a cable nut!  Love them!!

Me, too.  I love cables.  I love making them and I love the way they look.  Put a cable on anything and I'm like, "Oooh...I wanna make that."  This was my first time cabling without a cable needle, and it really helped the project work up quickly.  Especially as I started using a cable needle, and kept getting it stuck on other parts of the mitten and it was frustrating, so I taught myself the no cable needle method while working on the first mitten and after a few rounds it was a piece of cake.  Woo-hoo!
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« Reply #97 on: August 10, 2006 01:35:26 PM »

inle_rah--I am in awe of cables!!!  I have never even tried because they look so difficult and complex!!  Those are amazing!!  And, I am also very respectful of the fact that you wanted to do such quality work that you lined up the stripes so well!!!  That is a sign of an excellent craftsperson!!  WOW!!!

(and purple is one of my favorite colors....and, did I say WOW already?)  To do something like this for a fellow craftster as a gift is just too heartwarming....I am sure purpleheather will use them and remember the kindness and effort you put forth...WOW
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« Reply #98 on: August 10, 2006 03:35:27 PM »

wow, just wow!  those mittens are being wisted!  they are one of the most gorgeous things i've ever seen on craftster...love the colors!!!
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« Reply #99 on: August 10, 2006 03:43:56 PM »

I wisted those armwarmers as soon as I saw them -- so great! I started my own pair and hated them, so armwarmers are deffinately on my list.

For those of you who haven't done cables they are surprisingly easy-peasy
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