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Topic: Coffee Cup Cozies  (Read 1199 times)
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« on: November 08, 2011 01:17:46 PM »

I started a poncho the other night, but got distracted by this pattern for a coffee cup cozy: http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/leaf-cup-cuddler

It's so easy, and knits up so quick, I finished one yesterday, and made another this morning.

This first one I followed the pattern, and made it in fall colors:

I really didn't like how the tips of the leafs turn out the way the pattern in written, too pointy and then they curl (even after a first attempt at blocking). So when I made the second one this morning (for my mom, since she hinted rather broadly that she wanted one, lol) I altered the pattern, and like the leafs much better this way.

« Reply #1 on: November 08, 2011 01:25:25 PM »

I don't use these things, but these are really nice! Maybe if I had one like this I would find a reason to use it. I like the first one better. It seems more like fresh fallen leaves to me. I'm gonna pin it!

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« Reply #2 on: March 04, 2012 12:19:05 PM »

love the organic feel, nice choice of color coordinations Smiley
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