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« on: February 19, 2008 01:19:47 PM »

I made this for a girl at work who's son is leaving for Iraq in a few months






she was so happy!!   the back is all camo, not sure why i didn't take a pic of it..
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« Reply #1 on: February 19, 2008 01:27:36 PM »

Amazing! You did a great job!
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« Reply #2 on: February 19, 2008 01:31:02 PM »

Love it, love it, love it! You did an amazing job, and I'm sure that your friend is so glad to have it! Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: February 19, 2008 02:12:09 PM »

Sweet!  Did you just use a multi-colored yarn with a short colorway?  It looks verra nice.
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« Reply #4 on: February 19, 2008 02:15:13 PM »

Great job!  I think he will be very happy with it.

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« Reply #5 on: February 19, 2008 02:43:48 PM »

yeah go army. my hubby was in the army. i love the idea, did/are you make(ing) a blanket to match???
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« Reply #6 on: February 19, 2008 03:15:53 PM »

oh I just love it! My hubby is in the Army and I bet he'd love a pillow like that! Did you use a tapestry hook or just a regular hook??
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« Reply #7 on: February 19, 2008 04:00:03 PM »

i used a regular hook and a graph that i made up.  the yarn i used was bernat camo in desert sand.  I havent realy thought about making ablanket, but that is a great idea.     
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« Reply #8 on: February 19, 2008 11:42:15 PM »

Very nice! I was in the army for 10 years, and I love making my deployed friends stuff.
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