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dizzybell06
« on: October 28, 2008 06:44:04 PM »

Hey everyone!  I have been working on this for a while and I am so happy to be finished with it.  The pattern is from this book http://sussdesigns.com/knittingSite/productDetail.php?prodID=164 Hollywood Knits - Style.  I stuck to the pattern for the most part but I changed the dimensions a little.  This was my first knitting project and I think it turned out pretty good (hopefully it looks like a knitted bag is supposed to)- I have received a lot of complements on it also.  I used bamboo handles and part of a fat quarter for the lining (which I hand stitched in) Sorry the pics kinda suck - I was anxious to post it so I didn't feel like taking better pics.  Hope you guys like it!







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« Reply #1 on: October 28, 2008 06:50:33 PM »

That's really cute! I love the colors of the yarn!
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« Reply #2 on: October 29, 2008 04:44:41 AM »

I love it..I dig the colors and the lining...I am always up for knitting a purse..I just think its the most handy thing to knit..great job..
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« Reply #3 on: October 29, 2008 05:58:32 AM »

Ohohoh!!! That's so cute! Love the colors.
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« Reply #4 on: October 29, 2008 12:55:10 PM »

It looks great especially for a first project.  I like the colors a lot!

And since you asked it does look like you might be twisting your stitches by knitting into the back of the loop.  Essentially this is a K tbl here is a link with videos  http://www.knittinghelp.com/videos/knitting-glossary

Its a really common mistake for new knitters.
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« Reply #5 on: October 29, 2008 03:56:47 PM »

It looks great especially for a first project.  I like the colors a lot!

And since you asked it does look like you might be twisting your stitches by knitting into the back of the loop.  Essentially this is a K tbl here is a link with videos  http://www.knittinghelp.com/videos/knitting-glossary

Its a really common mistake for new knitters.

Thanks so much!! This knitting thing is so confusing!
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