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Theresa’s Xmas Runner

August 20th, 2009 No Comments

Pattern: Truest Triangle Table Runner from Amy Butler Softwares Date Started: Monday, July 20, 2009 Date Finished: Sunday, July 26, 2009 Fabrics City Girl Holiday by Kitty Yoshida and other misc Xmas fabrics. Most purchased at Quilters Palette. Modifications: None Will I make it again? Yes! It was a fun pattern. Also is the first [...]

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Cynthia’s Bag

August 19th, 2009 No Comments

Pattern: This and That’s Ashley’s Around Town Bag Date Started: Monday, July 20, 2009 Date Finished: Sunday, July 26th, 2009 Modifications: Again, I modified the straps in terms of placement and design. Will I make it again? This is already the second one I’ve made. So, maybe! I really like how the different fabrics gives [...]

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Pale Cherry Blossom Shawl

August 18th, 2009 3 Comments

Pattern: Cherry Blossom Shawl by Kristin Spurkland from Interweave Knits, Spring 2002 Yarn: Elegant Yarns Daphne (Sadly, not happy with this yarn at all. Colours are pretty, but the feel was just not great while I knit it. The end product was nice however.) Needles: US 5 circulars Date Started: June 12, 2009 Date Finished: [...]

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First Sewn Toy

July 7th, 2009 No Comments

I made this for my friend who’s expecting his first child in just a couple of months. He was visiting from Tokyo and I send him back with a soft toy.

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FO: Cate’s outfit

May 2nd, 2009 No Comments

Rav Project link Pattern: Design A – Girl’s Lacy Cardigan, Hat and Bootees from Sirdar 332, Little Sweet Peas Yarn: Twilleys of Stamford Sincere Organic Cotton Needles: US 5 / 3.75 mm, US 3 / 3.25 mm Date Started: December 20, 2008 Date Finished: February 22, 2009 Modifications: Didn’t make buttons and buttonhole but two [...]

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Adamas Shawl

April 28th, 2008 3 Comments

Pattern: Adamas Shawl by Miriam Felton Yarn: Yarn Hollow Pony 2-ply in Grateful Thread Needles: US 5 / 3.75 mm Date Started: February 7 2008 Date Finished: March 24 2008 Modifications: None. Will I make it again? Unsure. The pattern was excellent, but there are so many beautiful patterns out there, I’m not sure if [...]

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Charlie’s Bobbi Bear

March 14th, 2008 3 Comments

Pattern: Blue Sky Alpaca’s Bobbi Bear by Bobbi Intveld Yarn: Lion Brand Nature’s Choice Organic Cotton in Pecan Needles: US 9, 5.5mm Bryspun dpns Date Started: Feb 2nd, 2008 Date Finished: Feb 22nd, 2008 Modifications: None. But I did stuff as I went along. Will I make it again? Yup. It was almost too cute [...]

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First Forest Canopy Shawl

February 20th, 2008 8 Comments

Pattern: Forest Canopy Shoulder Shawl by Susan Pierce Lawrence Yarn: Malabrigo Yarn Lace in Snowbird Needles: US 4 / 3.5 mm Date Started: January 25, 2008 Date Finished: February 1, 2008 Modifications: The pattern calls for a slight thicker yarn, so my scarf would be much smaller than stated, less shawl, more scarf. I knew [...]

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