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zeeblebee
« on: April 25, 2006 02:42:29 AM »

Howdy Craftsters

I just got my HH book after ages of waiting (it finally came to my local Borders, after delays in transit  Roll Eyes) and I needed a fairly fast project to work up so I could give it as a gift today. An evening later and some gorgeous 50% wool 50% acrylic variegated yarn, and this sucker was born.

http://www.craftster.org/pictures/data/500/49590scan0003.jpg Front
http://www.craftster.org/pictures/data/500/49590scan0004.jpg and Back

I searched frantically around my local shopping centre to find a ribbon for it, but the best I could find was this thin silver cord at a newsagent which I doubled up, and used the remainder as the centre for the blue mohair flower.

I really loved the effect that the variegated yarn had, and the cruddy scan in (my brother lost the camera charger) doesn't really show the colours so well; it is more a tan and cornflower blue.

She loved it too, which made me feel good...
« Last Edit: July 22, 2013 07:22:46 PM by pinkleo - Reason: non-working imgs to links » THIS ROCKS   Logged
inkberry
« Reply #1 on: April 25, 2006 07:32:54 AM »

Your bag looks really pretty.
I love the mohair flower.
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zeeblebee
« Reply #2 on: April 26, 2006 05:19:58 PM »

Thank you, that was probably my fav bit.
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ChicagoHooker
« Reply #3 on: April 26, 2006 05:45:44 PM »

I really do like the colors of your bag!  It kind of gives it a tweedy look, which would work in the cooler seasons too.  Great job!   Grin
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