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« on: June 06, 2006 01:17:54 PM »

my dad has just recently bought a smallish lake house in SC that we're going to share with basically everyone we know, and he's really excited about it.and it has like nothing in it. so i was thinking for this fathers day something to kinda make it homyeir(sp?Huh)nothing big, like furniture, but anything else will work. Thanks! Grin
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« Reply #1 on: June 12, 2006 12:17:48 PM »

if it gets a little chilly on the lake in the evnings, maybe a blanket or afghan would be nice.  You could do a quick double crochet lap afghan in no time, or at least time enough to get it done by next Sunday.

You could also do some kind of collage and frame it.  Use pictures of fish and nature and water scenes.

How about a Welcome to Our Cabin wall hanging?

a set of woven coasters

handpaint some glasses or mugs or a platter

decorate the cover of a journal so that visitors can record memories of their visits (I actually like this idea.  I did this for a friend who let us rent his beach condo once)
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