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Topic: Xmas Presents: A Cyclist's Laptop Sleeve and a Highland Scarf  (Read 931 times)
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« on: December 23, 2011 09:37:00 PM »

For my boyfriend's family this year, I decided to crochet things. And oh did I crochet, because I procrastinated as always. Haha

So here are my finished pieces (Apologies for the pics...my iPhone actually sucks at getting good pics...Sad )

His mom is a cycle coach so I made her a laptop sleeve. The top is Tuinisian Crochet backed with black fabric and then another layer of black for the pouch itself.


And his brother's scarf. They've very Scottish and both boys are really proud of it, so I wanted to make something based on that.


And the bf in the scarf to show how long it is. (I think he's rather jealous....)



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« Reply #1 on: December 27, 2011 10:32:23 AM »

They are great looking presents! Love the bicycle!

If anyone is interested. I have a small bicycle free chart here:



http://voices.yahoo.com/photos/bicycle-chart-graph-tapestry-knitting-crochet-moez-5850390.html?cat=24

The size is 12 squares high by 28 squares across.

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« Reply #2 on: December 30, 2011 04:51:37 PM »

Both those look great!
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« Reply #3 on: December 31, 2011 01:14:34 AM »

Great presents!
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« Reply #4 on: January 02, 2012 08:14:05 PM »

Thank you! I think I looked at your pattern, Maria but I wanted one that was a bit longer so it would fit on the case better. It was between that and the one that I used.
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