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Topic: My 1st ever attempt at knitting - Green & Rainbow scarf!!!!  (Read 1745 times)
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melodicdreams
« on: January 05, 2006 07:02:29 AM »

I've never knitted before, but my granny taught me how to on xmas eve...and gave me some fantastic green/rainbow wool!! It took me about a week altogether and I added the tassles last night.



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P.S. Happy new year craftsters!!!!!!
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spiderdust
« Reply #1 on: January 05, 2006 07:07:56 AM »

Congrats!  I predict you become addicted.  Smiley  The scarf is really pretty and double kudos to you for the tassles.
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« Reply #2 on: January 05, 2006 07:25:17 AM »

Happy new year to you too.
Your first scarf turned out real pretty!
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« Reply #3 on: January 05, 2006 07:37:33 AM »

It's beautiful!  I hope mine turns out half as nice!
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melodicdreams
« Reply #4 on: January 05, 2006 07:41:19 AM »

hehe thanks guys, and yes I'm already addicted Wink

Lxx
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Jera
« Reply #5 on: January 05, 2006 08:24:22 AM »

That is pretty. what kind of yarn did you use?
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Deirdre
« Reply #6 on: January 05, 2006 08:27:51 AM »

And how did you do the tassles?  I want to add tassles and I don't know  how.

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melodicdreams
« Reply #7 on: January 05, 2006 08:54:46 AM »

Hi - the yarn is "stylecraft APACHE double knitting"..it is 100% acrylic and says "Thyme Dye" on the back.
For the tassles, I looped the yarn around my hand 8 times, then threaded one loopy end of the bundle through the knitting and passed the other end through the loops, then pulled tight! Hope that makes sense... Lxx
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Deirdre
« Reply #8 on: January 05, 2006 01:50:08 PM »

Thanks -- I want to make a brown chenille scarf with tassles.  Now I can!

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« Reply #9 on: January 05, 2006 02:43:01 PM »

tres cute -- congrats on your first project!
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i knit so much, my arms fell off.
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