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« on: May 24, 2008 11:29:20 AM »

We're celebrating my niece's birthday tonight - a week earlier than I thought we were going to! - so I whipped up this little wallet for her.  Her favourite colour is yellow.



This was my first time making a crocheted button.  It turned out bigger than I thought it would, but I think it's cute.


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How I did it:

20 sts wide, did rows of sc until it was twice as long as I wanted it to be.  On every row after that, I did a decrease at each end of each row, and when there was two stitches left I made a loop out of chains.

Then I folded the bottom up to the last row before the decreases and sewed up the sides. Then turned it inside out.

I got the pattern for the button in the Good Housekeeping needlework book.

I tucked some money inside, then wrapped it.  I think it took me about an hour and a half to make it... totally making it up as I went. lol
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« Reply #1 on: May 24, 2008 02:35:39 PM »

Wow that's cute I like it alot. One question, where are you at to where your money looks like that?
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« Reply #2 on: May 24, 2008 06:05:05 PM »

I'm in Canada!

I think she liked it. ^_^
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