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jazzyp
07-07-2006, 04:03 AM
Hi,

This is the first FO I've made! I started on a purple baby poncho for my daughter and found it a bit of a challenge for a first project, so I made this poncho for myself then carried on with the purple one once I felt more confident.

My hubby calls this my 'string vest'. Cheeky!

XbelovedXoneX
07-07-2006, 07:12 AM
that's adorable! i love it. Did you make up the pattern yourself?

jazzyp
07-07-2006, 07:20 AM
Sorry, should have given the details!

It's a free pattern from the Lion Brand site:
http://cache.lionbrand.com/patterns/kmm-poncho.html.

I made it in the same colour they did, purple mountains.

Tammy6071
07-07-2006, 07:31 AM
Its gorgeous! :heart: I love the color!

gardenmommy
07-07-2006, 08:40 AM
String vest, humpf! I think it's pretty hot stuff!

Pixywhispers
07-07-2006, 10:13 AM
What a sexy first fo. Great job!

Rennagayle
07-07-2006, 10:53 AM
I love it! You must be so proud. A cute "string poncho" can really snazz up an outfit. :D

AnreeAce
07-07-2006, 11:33 AM
Very pretty!

Tell hubby he just wishes HIS string vest looked so sexy!

rebecca
07-07-2006, 12:10 PM
:cheering: Very nice...WTG :thumbsup:

Jan in CA
07-07-2006, 12:14 PM
Very nice! :inlove:

CindyH
07-07-2006, 12:26 PM
When I saw the picture, I thought the yarn looked familiar! I had started the same project a while back, with the same color yarn, but I messed it up... so now it's a printer cover. Love the way yours came out though! Great job on your first FO!

sara_jayne
07-07-2006, 02:53 PM
Great job - I love that color!

XbelovedXoneX
07-07-2006, 07:58 PM
I thought that looked familiar! I've admired that pattern a few times, but never did it because a) being petite I think it'd be too big on me and c) the yarn seem rather itchy to me when i felt it up in the store. :rofling:

Mer
07-09-2006, 11:38 PM
Great job! That was actually my first project too--or 2nd after a dishcloth, perhaps.