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« Reply #60 on: October 06, 2008 11:12:41 PM »

everything looks so great, i love those buttons
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« Reply #61 on: October 07, 2008 04:38:44 AM »

treats for the dog.   Grin Cute!
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Want to learn to crochet or knit?  I have a ton of extra crochet hooks & circular knitting needles.  Will throw in some pattern books and yarn for anyone interested in a swap.
littlebluegirl
« Reply #62 on: October 10, 2008 07:54:24 AM »

I received from my lovely partner Mir today.  I got some lovely Noro Kureyon, which is one of my favourite yarns.


Yummy yarn balls all wrapped up


The lovely loot all spread out


Cute crochet flowers which will look great sewn onto a scarf


And some sweet rainbow stickers.

I also got sweets, chocolates (I ate them before the photo!) A Hello Kitty notebook, pens, buttons, cat buttons, loads.

Thanks again Mir for making this a lovely swap.  And many thanks to missmoppet for following through my idea.


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« Reply #63 on: October 10, 2008 10:06:08 AM »

Here's all of the great items that came out of my yarn ball from lechaton.  I received quite a while ago, but am just getting around to posting the pics.

Everything was wonderful!

The yarn ball and pattern:


Group shot of everything that was in the ball:


Close up of crafted items, including bookmarks, row counter, and really cute button and beaded stitch markers:



The cutest stitch markers with sayings like "knit", "purl", "k2tog":


And, finally, my very own bracelet row counter!  I'm no longer jealous of the other person in this swap who received one :-)



Everything was so great.  Thanks so much!!

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« Reply #64 on: October 10, 2008 02:09:14 PM »

I finally have pics!!  Auntiem asked me to post pictures of what I sent her, plus I have some pix of the amazing goodies she sent me.

What I sent her:

The sock yarn (pre-wrapping) with some of the store-bought goodies:


Two knitted dishcloths, a martini cross-stitch, and a knitted catnip toy (which got rave reviews from auntiem's cat):


I also added some candy.

What she sent me:

I didn't take a picture of the magic yarn rectangle before starting to knit.  I decided to knit out one of the hat patterns she sent me.  Here's the MYR with a bit of knitting done, the two hat patterns she sent me, and a few of the first goodies to fall out of the MYR:


After a while, I got impatient and dove in.  And auntiem made me a sweet needle roll:


and a sachet, a knitted kitty, and a hat.


(She sent me two hat patterns and knit me a hat with one of the patterns.  As fate would have it, I chose to knit up the other pattern.  So I'll have two different-patterned hats when all is said and done.)

Here are some store-bought goodies that were buried deeper in the MYR:


We've been in a few of the same swaps, which obviously gave her a few ideas. Wink

Thank you so much auntiem!   Cheesy
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« Reply #65 on: October 10, 2008 03:11:37 PM »

Thank you for posting pictures!
I started in on the socks - those needles rock and the yarn is turning out really cool too.
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« Reply #66 on: October 10, 2008 07:15:30 PM »

littlebluegirl-
i'm so glad you loved your yarn!  i saw it and thought it'd be just perfect, based on the colours you said you liked.  i got it at my LYS before they (sadly) closed for renovations. 

i'm relieved that your MYBs made it over safely!
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« Reply #67 on: October 11, 2008 10:06:23 AM »

Wonderful ladies!  That knitted kitty and matching kitty needle roll is too cute!
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Want to learn to crochet or knit?  I have a ton of extra crochet hooks & circular knitting needles.  Will throw in some pattern books and yarn for anyone interested in a swap.
fusbdgt
« Reply #68 on: October 11, 2008 11:21:03 AM »

i adore that kitty fabric!
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« Reply #69 on: November 27, 2008 04:34:54 AM »

Round 10 anyone?  I have a post up in the new topic forum....and I am looking for an organizer.....
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I am interested in personal swaps...and kittens...and rocks.  Weird huh?
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