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« on: February 15, 2008 06:57:53 AM »

I knitted my daughters ponchos over the last few years.  And, my oldest wears one of hers quite a bit at school.

She is invited to a friend's b-day party tonight and the friend asked if her 'mommy could make me one of those'.  I didn't want to knit it, so I tried to crochet one (no pattern, just two rectangles attached, etc.).  Anyway - here it is......

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« Reply #1 on: February 15, 2008 07:04:07 AM »

Very cute!!
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« Reply #2 on: February 15, 2008 10:31:39 AM »

Oh how cute, my first poncho I made my god daughter was with the two rectangles and I had a hard time with it even now I still do. The last one I made her and her sister is made with 4 big granny squares put together and the edging for the neck. I like yours and how it came out, did you have any problems with the rectangles?
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« Reply #3 on: February 15, 2008 09:43:59 PM »

That did turn out really cute! I love the neckline. the last one I made with 2 rectangles I totally botched because I tried to do the pattern from memory but I made the rectangles waaaay too long. I didn't discovered my mathematical error until after I had put the pieces together and the neck hole was big enough to make it a skirt. I had to take it apart and frog the last 10 in. of each piece. It ended up turning out after that...
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« Reply #4 on: February 16, 2008 07:00:20 AM »

oh very cute... lucky friend!! Smiley
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« Reply #5 on: February 16, 2008 09:46:15 AM »

Wow, that reminds me of the first poncho I made my daughter! Two rectangles just like yours with some edging. I think I still have it in my memory trunk. *chuckle*

Great job! I hope her friend really likes it!
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« Reply #6 on: February 17, 2008 03:38:33 PM »

Thanks, guys!  The b-day party was friday - it was a hit! Smiley
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