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« on: October 30, 2007 09:55:53 PM »

I made this for my BOFF cause she likes to knit me stuff. It's her favorite thing to do, actually. So I figured she might as well be stylin' while she's knitting. She I picked out the fabrics, and don't they look so awesome together?

It's your typical needle roll. I didn't really follow a pattern. There are three rows of pockets, each row has 11 pockets, varying in width from 1 inch, to... I think 4 inches (for scissors and circular needles, I think). It's pretty much a quick project unless you decide you need to make your own bias tape and/or get distracted. Roll Eyes Oh, but how pretty! The ribbon is not super shiny. It was just playin'.

I don't have a lot of needles/hooks, so use your imagination:

Then you fold the flap down:

And roll it up!:

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« Reply #1 on: October 30, 2007 09:59:54 PM »

That is so cute. The fabrics you used together are super awesome, I love them!
« Reply #2 on: October 30, 2007 10:14:13 PM »

That is so pretty!  I have that same color bird fabric now I know what sort of fabric to use with it... pink damask!!! Cheesy  Love it!
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« Reply #3 on: October 30, 2007 10:15:49 PM »

Lovely fabric choices.  the colors go well together.  Looks like it has batting between the layers, giving it a quilted look. This is the nicest needle roll I have seen.  Nice job.

« Reply #4 on: October 30, 2007 10:21:19 PM »

Thank you guys! I hope she loves it.  Smiley So she'll knit me more stuff.

It does have a very thin layer of batting between the layers. It makes it really soft. I flip flopped a few times about using it but I'm glad I did!

If you can't find thin batting, fleece will do the trick as well.

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« Reply #5 on: October 31, 2007 01:11:45 AM »

Oh it's perfect! Great size, beautiful colors. I need to make me one of these Tongue

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« Reply #6 on: October 31, 2007 02:55:10 AM »

Thats fab! I think your friend will love it! x
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« Reply #7 on: October 31, 2007 04:25:45 AM »

I love the bird fabric!  this is cute.  I need to make myself one of these because I lose my damn needles/hooks all the time and end up buying new ones...only to find the old ones later..

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« Reply #8 on: October 31, 2007 04:36:38 AM »

I made this for my BOFF cause she likes to knit me stuff. It's her favorite thing to do, actually.

You are so silly!!  You wish it was my favorite thing to do Cheesy  Anyway, my needle roll is so great!!!!  Way better than I could've imagined!!!  I can't wait to get it!!!  Yay!!!

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« Reply #9 on: October 31, 2007 05:05:43 AM »

I've never seen a multi-level needle roll before.  Everything is fab about this one -- the fabric selection, the batting (which adds nice body), the pocket sizes.  Great job!
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