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Topic: Cute rainbow legwarmers! (my first project with dpn!)  (Read 1459 times)
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shortern
« on: October 10, 2008 09:18:49 PM »

I actually made these awhile ago, during the summer (July, I think). Since then I've made a bunch more things on dpn (I looove knitting on them!). But I forgot that they were on  my camera until today, so I thought I should post them!

I love this shot, but please excuse my knobby knees and beat up feet (I had broken in my new hiking boots earlier in the day!)

Shot from the side:

Full body shot!


I love my legwarmers! It's kind of hard to see, but I used a waffle stitch on them. They're nice to wear around my room, but I don't wear them out because they tend to slip down since I made the ribbing at the top too big (now I know to change that for next time!). I can't wait to knit these up again in a different stitch, they were so fun and easy to make! Thanks for looking!
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« Reply #1 on: October 11, 2008 03:48:05 AM »

Those are soooo cute!  Great job!  I have that same dinosaur shirt, which I think goes perfectly with the leg warmers.  Smiley
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tcha345
« Reply #2 on: October 11, 2008 12:29:46 PM »

#1. Love the legwarmers.

#2. love the dino shirt! Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: October 20, 2008 11:59:52 AM »

Love them!

Thread some fine elastic through the ribbing. That'll do the trick!
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« Reply #4 on: October 27, 2008 01:30:21 AM »

Love that yarn =)
It reminds me of rainbow ice cream I used to have when I was a wee cheeky scamp  Tongue
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shortern
« Reply #5 on: October 28, 2008 06:49:37 PM »

Thanks everyone! It got reeeeeally cold this week, so I've finally got a chance to use them, and they're so comfy! I'm making some for my roommate right now!
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My Etsy Shop: http://www.blacksquirrelknits.etsy.com
My Wist: http://wists.com/shortern06
Shortern on Ravelry.
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