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« on: March 02, 2011 07:27:00 PM »

Of course, now that the weather is warming up, I am finally finishing up some WIPS! Wink

I made this cowl and matching wristwarmers and decorated them with those odd leftover metal buttons...I even had a few from my Dad's old army uniform from the 1960's!
The pattern was from Crochet World...I added a thumb to the wristwarmers since I like them.



yep--nine buttons per wristwarmer!  and I messed up and had to do one hand TWICE! Grin


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« Reply #1 on: March 03, 2011 05:07:43 AM »

Wow, I love the juxtaposition of the bright metal buttons against the dark reds of the yarn.
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« Reply #2 on: March 03, 2011 06:13:02 AM »

Thank you--and you can hear me coming down the hall...clank, clank, clank... Cheesy
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« Reply #3 on: March 03, 2011 06:27:24 AM »

Pretty and Shiny!

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Ooooooo pretty!
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