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« on: April 30, 2004 06:42:00 PM »

I finally finished the poncho for my niece, Emma, a few days ago and I was really happy with how it turned out.
The pattern was from an old Family Circle (with Rebecca Buddig from "All My Children" on the front cover) and it was the first time that I did any type of v-neck increases or binding off in the middle. The patch on the side of the poncho was the impetus for the entire thing as I fell in love with it (87 cents at Wal-Mart) and decided to make something around the patch. The yarn was an incredibly soft Red Heart yarn that felt wonderful but was a pain to knit with. Anyway, I hope my niece can use it in the fall and I can't wait to see pictures of her in it.

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Jill
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« Reply #1 on: April 30, 2004 10:31:29 PM »

wow that looks great, the little bear makes it look so cute  Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: May 01, 2004 08:26:07 AM »

Love it!  She's going to look very cute in it.  All that brown hair and all.  Makes me almost want to have a girl.  Almost.

If I make Keegan a new sweater, I'm going with cheaper yarn.  Maybe not?
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« Reply #3 on: May 01, 2004 02:17:25 PM »

I love the poncho!  I have that magazine and I loved the pattern.  Looks like you did a great job.
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« Reply #4 on: May 10, 2004 02:22:15 PM »

Aww! That looks great!

For those of you who would like to try this but can't find the pattern greenchick used, I've made a few hooded ponchos using Lion Brand's free pattern: http://www.lionbrand.com/cgi-bin/lionbrand/index.fcgi?page=http://www.lionbrand.com/patterns/kts-1108AD.html

It looks quite similar.
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