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« Reply #150 on: April 07, 2013 09:32:26 AM »

I have the pattern but I am putting off buying yarn until Friday if at all possible because one of my local yarn shops is having a sale next Friday-Sunday and I'm hoping a can get a little bit of a nicer yarn that will still fit in my budget since I need several skeins.  I have all of the bought items and I have two items crafted.  If all goes as planed I should be done by Monday or before.
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« Reply #151 on: April 07, 2013 10:23:29 AM »

I printed patterns yesterday and have bought my yarn. I'm still working on a few different items, but hopefully I'll have everything done by the end of the week!!
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« Reply #152 on: April 07, 2013 02:44:02 PM »

I finally decided on a pattern... now to weigh my yarn options. I love yarn...
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« Reply #153 on: April 07, 2013 03:43:25 PM »

Tried a new craft, and it worked, so I made six.  Tried an old craft in a new way, also worked out well.  Have dozens of smalls done.  Have my yarn.  I'm probably going to start wrapping the ball up tonight, but I have a few crafts I'm set on making before I decide I'm finished.

I do have way more crafted items than bought items, though.  I know there's only a 4 minimum out of 15ish items, but what sort of ratio of bought to crafted do you guys aim for?
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« Reply #154 on: April 07, 2013 05:26:53 PM »

Hmmmm....that's a good question jthldmdhgisgtndy (heehee, just kidding with the name) but I personally don't mind if I have wayyyy more crafted then bought items  Wink
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« Reply #155 on: April 08, 2013 01:18:16 AM »

Hmmmm....that's a good question jthldmdhgisgtndy (heehee, just kidding with the name) but I personally don't mind if I have wayyyy more crafted then bought items  Wink
totally agree Wink
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« Reply #156 on: April 08, 2013 03:14:42 AM »

I finally found all the yarn I need.  I had to do a lot of searching!  But it was well worth it beause its PRETTY!!  My partner is claiming she'll be done by Monday...  I won't be!  I know - I've been on Spring Break for the last week and I'm still not done.  ACK!  But I tend to work right up to the send out date.  So no big surprise there.  I have all my ideas (I think), just need to get everything done.  Smiley
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« Reply #157 on: April 08, 2013 04:05:22 AM »

Guess what!! - Nina's yarn arrived today *happy dance* and now I feel more relaxed about the MYB  Cheesy Although I am hoping I estimated the length OK  Undecided
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« Reply #158 on: April 08, 2013 08:41:02 AM »

Hmmmm....that's a good question jthldmdhgisgtndy (heehee, just kidding with the name) but I personally don't mind if I have wayyyy more crafted then bought items  Wink

Okay, whew.  Maybe I'm just over-thinking things Smiley
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« Reply #159 on: April 08, 2013 10:10:47 AM »

I found a few more things (store bought) to put in my ball and I was able to make another something over the weekend.
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