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Topic: Valentine’s day DIY # 1 : Knit scarf with personalized initials  (Read 905 times)
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PinkyDoll
« on: February 18, 2012 10:05:30 AM »

Hopefully you all have a wonderful and special Valentine’s day this year. If you wish to give you love one a memorable gifts for the future years, I have a DIY project ideas for you that will do the trick. I knew it because I made this for my husband and all he does at work is bragging about his unique handmade gifts.

My Post Entry Link: http://www.diyfashiondiva.com/accessories/valentines-day-diy-1-knit-scarf-with-personalized-initals



More Valentine's day DIY gift ideas:

*Valentine’s day DIY # 2 : Homemade chocolates
http://www.diyfashiondiva.com/my-projects/valentines-day-specials-2-diy-chocolate-ideas
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I picked a very simple design pattern which only require 3 steps. Any entry level knitter will know these basic steps: the cast-on, the basic stitches and the cast-off/ bind-off method. My scarf is 38 stitches wide and I lost count of how many rows I did for this scarf. All I remember is I knit 6 hours every day for 7 days straight. It is like another full time job!









The Initials part:







The chain stitch:







FINISH!!!





« Last Edit: February 19, 2012 09:25:58 AM by PinkyDoll » THIS ROCKS   Logged
Antidigger
« Reply #1 on: February 18, 2012 11:30:52 AM »

That small monogram has an effect way out of proportion to it's size, very elegant.
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Look twice, buy once. Nooooo
Look twice, decide I can make one instead.
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