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« Reply #10 on: February 11, 2008 03:30:08 AM »

Your shawl is absolutely lovely ! I love the vibrant colors. I always love your yarns anyway... LOL ! But the weaving enhance them so much ! Great work ! I'm afraid I'll have to try weaving in the future...
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« Reply #11 on: February 11, 2008 03:33:24 AM »

This is breathtakingly beautiful! I think you might have just converted me to weaving (I was never fussed about it before)! Gorgeous colours and texture, especially with the warp being so bright as well!
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« Reply #12 on: February 11, 2008 05:03:16 AM »

That is so beautiful!
I'm really sick with a bad cold now and could really se myself snuggle in a shawl like that!
Great work!
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« Reply #13 on: February 11, 2008 05:54:08 AM »

I totally love it!!!
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« Reply #14 on: February 11, 2008 06:57:30 AM »

Thanks, everyone!  I love, love, love weaving!  All I know how to do is plain weave, which is the easiest thing ever, but it really shows off whatever yarn you wind up using.  I happen to have a lot of handspun and variegated yarns, so with just using plain weave, I normally always get something that's really texturey and fun.  Weaving is also pretty much instant gratification, too, since it takes a lot less time to weave something than to knit something using the same kind of yarn.  I highly encourage everyone to try it out!
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« Reply #15 on: February 11, 2008 09:00:12 AM »

woah!  i love it!!! great job and nice choice of colors!
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« Reply #16 on: February 11, 2008 01:54:58 PM »

Oooh wow~! *____* The colors look beautiful together! I like the combination of all the different types of yarn. <3's~ Looks like it would be cozy.~ X3
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« Reply #17 on: February 12, 2008 10:33:53 AM »

holy cow those are beautiful yarns and a beautiful scarf.
that loom looks like fun. i wish i had the time and money to do something that spectacular. i really wanna make a cuddle throw because it's freezing here in montana
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« Reply #18 on: February 13, 2008 08:54:31 AM »

Thanks for the details, I might really have to give a simple scarf or something a go. I think I still have one of those kiddy weaving frames, will have to look for it!
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« Reply #19 on: February 13, 2008 11:21:45 AM »

it is so colourfull! beautifull! nice woven also!
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