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Topic: My nonibag, Night Garden evening bag  (Read 1808 times)
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« on: July 03, 2007 06:47:43 AM »

I just finished this bag for a swap that I am involved in. Now I have to make another one for me! I love this bag, but the beading took me almost as long to do as the entire bag! You really can't see the beading on the leaves but its there also.  The colors look different inside and out but I still think it is super pretty.
here is a link to the before felting photo. I used brown sheep lamb's pride bulky for the purse and worsted weight for the light pink flower and leaves (2 strands of different greens) , and some pretty varigated pink yarn from my stash (lost the yarn label). The ruler is an USA school style ruler, 12 inches across.
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« Reply #1 on: July 03, 2007 06:54:21 AM »

Great job!  Do you have a pre-felted shot?  I'm curious how big it was before you felted it. 
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« Reply #2 on: July 03, 2007 06:58:26 AM »

Gorgeous!  I love the varied hues on the petals!  Do you mind sharing which yarn you used for the flowers?  Thanks!
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« Reply #3 on: July 03, 2007 07:50:17 AM »

I used that same color of Lamb's Pride Bulky for a scarf for my mother. I looove it.
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« Reply #4 on: July 03, 2007 08:39:10 AM »

beautiful!  Lucky swap partner! Grin
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« Reply #5 on: July 03, 2007 10:00:33 AM »

Very pretty!!  I love it! Great job!
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« Reply #6 on: July 03, 2007 10:29:57 AM »

I love that pattern and your bag is soooo awesome!
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« Reply #7 on: July 17, 2007 12:59:25 PM »

That is so pretty! I love the colours.
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« Reply #8 on: July 17, 2007 07:41:17 PM »

that's so pretty. i've seen that pattern somewhere and thought, i wonder if it would actually come out looking good. yours is amazing!
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