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« Reply #160 on: April 17, 2013 01:30:29 PM »

Mine is in the mail.  Should get there Friday.  I'll send the official notice in a bit once I have the DC# in hand.  Can't wait to see if Annigirl likes it. 
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« Reply #161 on: April 17, 2013 01:57:20 PM »

CraftyMamaBee Don't you just love those happy accidents?  I can't wait to see what you've made.
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« Reply #162 on: April 17, 2013 02:27:18 PM »

Organizer Note:
We have had a LOT of early senders, so if you haven't checked out the gallery make sure you head on over there!  The link is on the first page of this thread.

Also, everyone should be updated (feedback and colored names) on the front page.  Please make sure you check it out to make sure I'm keeping up with all of you amazing crafters!

SEND OUTS IN 12 days!

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« Reply #163 on: April 17, 2013 04:01:02 PM »

I've changed directions from my initial idea. Same techniques though. I also wound up not having the materials I thought I had, so I didn't get to work on it at my craft meetup this weekend. On top of that, work has been crazy and I have been working late this week, so I am guessing I will get a chance to do a little more tomorrow or Friday.
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« Reply #164 on: April 18, 2013 01:54:41 AM »

Almost finished one and the other of my mug rugs is all planned and cut out - ready to go!! The gallery is amazing  Cheesy
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« Reply #165 on: April 18, 2013 08:14:45 AM »

So I was thinking about using some felted sweater scraps for the inside of my mug rug, but then I turned my brain on.... I'm guessing even though the sweater was already shrunk that it might continue to shrink if the mug rug needs to be washed. Does anyone have thoughts on this? Should I just go buy something different to put on the inside? Or will the pre-shrunk sweater (100% wool) be safe?
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« Reply #166 on: April 18, 2013 09:08:54 AM »

They use wool to make baby diaper covers...I have washed felted wool cup cozies and they did not seem to shrink...and, I have yet to wash a mug rug that I have made or received...I would think that the wool would be nice and sturdy and also, absorbent!
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« Reply #167 on: April 18, 2013 02:22:22 PM »

So I was thinking about using some felted sweater scraps for the inside of my mug rug, but then I turned my brain on.... I'm guessing even though the sweater was already shrunk that it might continue to shrink if the mug rug needs to be washed. Does anyone have thoughts on this? Should I just go buy something different to put on the inside? Or will the pre-shrunk sweater (100% wool) be safe?

In my experience wool can only shrink so much and then it's done.  Just felt it aggressively and you should be ok  Grin  I think wool is a great idea! I might have to use it! thanks for the idea
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« Reply #168 on: April 18, 2013 09:20:58 PM »

I'm here! still trying to get everything together... I've been SUPER busy at work and school this term. I should have time in a bit to finish everything up
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« Reply #169 on: April 19, 2013 01:18:24 PM »

I've made some big headway on my rug in the past few days.
I need to run out and see if I can't find the perfect ______!

There are 1 or 2 elements that, if they work out the way I have it in my head, are gonna be pretty neat!
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