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« on: July 19, 2007 04:11:31 PM »

I was going though the magazines at my work one day, when I came across a copy one called "Midwifery" (I think) that had a lady wearing a surprisingly nice looking poncho on the cover.  I figured out the gist of the pattern, and set to work on making a test strip before making the whole thing.  Then Kaitlin suggested that I make something out of the test.  So here it is.

Here's the whole thing.


Different angle.


Close up of one end.


And the other end.


And the middle.


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It should be nice and warm in the fall.  It's the first thing I've made from one of my own patterns.  It's not quite what I wanted, so I'm working on fixing the pattern up. Any tips or comments are always appreciated.  Thanks for looking!
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« Reply #1 on: July 19, 2007 04:22:49 PM »

It's really pretty!  I love the open-ness (laciness?) of it, and the yarn shows off the different stitches really well.  And it's a great color too!
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« Reply #2 on: July 19, 2007 05:16:50 PM »

That's really beautiful! I love the lace!
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« Reply #3 on: July 19, 2007 05:18:24 PM »

Lovely! That would make a fantastic headscarf done in a really lightweight yarn.
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« Reply #4 on: July 19, 2007 09:17:53 PM »

I love that you've finished it. I'm proud of you. I hardly ever finish anything Sad

Maybe I'll buy a camera soon and that'll motivate me to post things.
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« Reply #5 on: July 21, 2007 12:25:27 AM »

Looks great.  I love the color and its a nice pattern. 
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« Reply #6 on: July 21, 2007 04:44:48 PM »

I never finish anything either... at least not when it is in tiny thread like that. Thick and Quick, I'm your gal.
You however... GREAT JoB
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« Reply #7 on: July 21, 2007 05:27:19 PM »

It's very pretty!
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« Reply #8 on: July 23, 2007 10:18:43 PM »

Is this it? 

http://www.midwiferytoday.com/Magazine/issue81.asp

I love the color and shape... nice job! Smiley
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« Reply #9 on: July 29, 2007 09:43:02 AM »

Is this it? 

http://www.midwiferytoday.com/Magazine/issue81.asp

I love the color and shape... nice job! Smiley

Yes, that's exactly it!  Good detective work.
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