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« Reply #220 on: April 02, 2006 08:51:37 AM »

Here's my latest, I've gotten zillions of complimets on it!  My only gripe is that I wish I had stained the dowels a darker color, a dark wood pointing out at the ends with the cream yarn and burgundy bow would have looked so nice!

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I used a little magnetic closure that I found at the craft store.  Works nice.  I was also able to machine-sew my lining in...made life much easier.

I have some round bamboo hadles, so a handled variation out of a more spring-like fabric is next on the list! 
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apandalee
« Reply #221 on: April 02, 2006 09:55:57 AM »

Here's the version I made for my friend who is studying abroad in England right now:





My first time using round handles, not so sure I really put them on right.

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boo
« Reply #222 on: April 03, 2006 04:08:20 AM »

I've made another:


I took the cable pattern from a vintage book my mum gave me a while a go.
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ddawll
« Reply #223 on: April 04, 2006 10:41:04 AM »

Here's mine:



I didn't have a cable needle, so I just used a cuticle pusher.  Grin  Cables are easier than I thought they'd be.
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« Reply #224 on: April 04, 2006 02:48:54 PM »

I didn't have a cable needle, so I just used a cuticle pusher.  Grin

Too cute, I love that- Knitters are so creative eh?

Emms
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RedStitch
« Reply #225 on: April 05, 2006 07:24:25 AM »

Here is my version.

Well I did not mean to make an exact copy of MN's handbag. I needed a matching purse for a top I made for my niece. I made the bag in a different shape (it is a straight rectangle though) and did not use cabled pattern - I used the same pattern as I used for the top.

Here we go:



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tejer
« Reply #226 on: April 05, 2006 07:27:49 AM »

I love that top and bag. Awesome!
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« Reply #227 on: April 05, 2006 07:39:00 AM »

I love that top! Is there a link to the pattern somewhere? I think I could use something like that this summer!

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« Reply #228 on: April 05, 2006 07:46:32 AM »

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I love that top! Is there a link to the pattern somewhere? I think I could use something like that this summer!
I have a pattern in Italian and a pattern in Russian. Which one would you prefer? But there are two charts in it, you might be able to figure out without being able to read.
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« Reply #229 on: April 05, 2006 08:53:55 AM »

wow that is beautiful.!!!! I luv it!!
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