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yahaira
« on: August 24, 2005 06:17:59 AM »

I knitted up this purse using tulle with size US 13 needles. I also knit up the flower pin on the ribbon

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close up of flower pin
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oops, I forgot to mention that this was my own pattern but that I was inspired by the cover of Erika Knight's book Simple Knits with a Twist
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« Reply #1 on: August 24, 2005 06:35:52 AM »

That is lovely!! It looks like something you would find in a high end boutique!! Did the knitting make the tulle sturdier?

I may be inspired to knit my own tulle purse now!!
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« Reply #2 on: August 24, 2005 06:38:54 AM »

That is gorgeous! Great job!
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« Reply #3 on: August 24, 2005 06:45:28 AM »

Awesome!!!!!
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« Reply #4 on: August 24, 2005 06:51:34 AM »

Thanks!!

If I had knitted the tulle at a tighter gauge it could have been sturdier, but for some reason I picked these needles out so it's sturdy and stretchy at the same time (if that makes sense!). I lined it with some pink satin so that it won't stretch out when I throw things in it : )
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« Reply #5 on: August 24, 2005 08:05:02 AM »

I love it, the colors especially. Are those sequins I see on it, or are my eyes deceiving me?
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« Reply #6 on: August 24, 2005 09:43:02 AM »

yep, those are pink sequins  Smiley  I thought the flower needed a little more pizzaz to stand out from the body of the bag.  They are really tiny and I keep finding them in random places throughout the apartment
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« Reply #7 on: August 24, 2005 02:13:03 PM »

i love this bag!!

dude you use the tulle that comes on the rolls?  i recently purchased a roll of tulle for a baby shower and it had 25 yards of tulle on it.. if you used the rolls, how many yards did you need to make this purse? if not, i will have to experiment, because that is a loverly idea!
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« Reply #8 on: August 24, 2005 02:18:22 PM »

Gorgeous!
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« Reply #9 on: August 24, 2005 02:20:35 PM »

Awesomeness.
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