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oppositeofwar
« on: March 01, 2007 09:27:05 AM »

I'm not much of a knitter, but I do like to carry around my knitting needles in style, so I made this spiffy little case.  My grandmother recently passed down all of her knitting supplies, so I'm trying to learn.  I make a mean scarf, but that's about it so far!



It is 16" by 24", made from fat quarters, and has brown corduroy on the inside.  I used Brown Elastic Ribbon to keep it closed.







What do you think?  It is also my first quilting project.  I'm making a matching zippered pouch thingie for my crochet hooks.
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« Reply #1 on: March 01, 2007 09:33:20 AM »

its gorgeous.... simply beautiful..
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tanyakitty
« Reply #2 on: March 01, 2007 11:00:44 AM »

that is fantastic!!!! i really need to make myself one of those.
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« Reply #3 on: March 01, 2007 11:32:57 AM »

WOW if I came across that in the store I would SO HAVE to buy it!  That is gorgeous!  You did great on that...absolutely great!  ~Tricia
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« Reply #4 on: March 01, 2007 04:12:47 PM »

it's very pretty! i love log cabin pattern.
and that elastic ribbon is cool! i've never heard of it before.
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« Reply #5 on: March 01, 2007 04:37:53 PM »

Love the colors and the patterns you picked out.  Looks great.
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« Reply #6 on: March 01, 2007 05:35:05 PM »

Thanks!  I really appreciate the compliments!

and that elastic ribbon is cool! i've never heard of it before.
 

The elastic ribbon actually came off of a box of chocolates I received for Christmas!  I stole it before it got thrown away.  I knew it would be good for something.
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« Reply #7 on: March 01, 2007 08:24:36 PM »

Your knitting needle roll is gorgeous!  Great job and the quilt colors are very striking!
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« Reply #8 on: April 25, 2007 02:40:46 AM »

Very nice!
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« Reply #9 on: April 25, 2007 06:57:32 AM »

Beautiful! Great use of elastic ribbon too. I'll have to remember that one  Smiley
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