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« on: December 11, 2006 10:53:22 AM »

Last year I made a "Basic Cable" hat for my brother's fiance for christmas and I guess it inspired her to learn how to knit. Now she's knitting socks and everything! So, this year I wanted to give her something knitting related cause I'm all about feeding people's addictions  Wink

The bird & branch were "free stitched" on my sewing machine. i just drew out the design with tailors chalk and went to town with my quilting foot. The inside fabrics are both vintage from thrift stores.

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for scale



inside open



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all rolled up!



I hope she gets lots of use out of it. I worked for about 5 hours straight on it yesterday!

Comments welcome & appreciated!

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« Reply #1 on: December 11, 2006 12:09:21 PM »

Ooh, I love it! It looks very well made  Smiley nice one
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« Reply #2 on: December 11, 2006 04:56:22 PM »



Love, love, the bird stitching. I'm sure she'll adore it.
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« Reply #3 on: December 11, 2006 05:13:24 PM »

What a lucky girl. I want one! My needles are chaos currently, I really need to make one of those.
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« Reply #4 on: December 13, 2006 06:51:02 AM »

I love this - your fabric choices look great.
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« Reply #5 on: December 17, 2006 12:08:21 AM »

That's awesome, I love it!  The stitiching is great
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