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knit-errant
05-23-2007, 11:40 AM
Here are a few things I've finished up lately:

http://farm1.static.flickr.com/232/507744219_b1a6fcadee.jpg (http://flickr.com/photos/leigh_m/507744219/)
The ubiquitous Fetching from Knitty; also, I started on a Triple Cable Muffler from One Skein to go with it. Both are worked in Reynold's Oddysey.

Next is a crochet bookmark I made for my daughter's teacher for Teacher Appreciation week. It accompanied a new copy of Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of Nimh to replace the falling-apart one her teacher had.

http://farm1.static.flickr.com/212/507744217_7f558ff434.jpg

I also made a row counter bracelet with freshwater pearls, rose quartz, and a pewter charm. It can count to 109; the white pearls represent 10's and the mauve pearls represent 1's.

http://farm1.static.flickr.com/212/510820745_796ee17df8.jpg (http://flickr.com/photos/leigh_m/510820745/)

There are some other pictures and details on my blog (http://knit-errant.blogspot.com), along with some new beading/jewelry FO's too.

Anyhoo, thanks for looking! :muah:

sara_jayne
05-23-2007, 11:44 AM
The colors in those Fetchings are just stunning! They are beautiful!

The bookmark :thud: What a terriffic gift!

The row counter braclet is such a useful, and pretty, item!!!

Robinknits
05-23-2007, 12:00 PM
:inlove: Wow! Great job on everything! Love the row counter, what a great idea. Great job on the bookmark. I have just learned to crochet. I'll have to try something like that.

Stonington
05-23-2007, 12:27 PM
Everything is beautiful! I love the bookmark--I hope to try that pattern tonight.

anne

Ronda
05-23-2007, 12:56 PM
:heart: Everything is gorgeous!!!!!!!

RMB
05-23-2007, 01:30 PM
Very nice! I especially like the fetching.

TFS..
Rhonda

Mariblue
05-23-2007, 02:11 PM
:inlove: I love it all, such beautiful work!

knit-errant
05-23-2007, 03:07 PM
Thanks, guys! :hug:

auburnchick
05-23-2007, 04:58 PM
Good gracious! Your work is really beautiful! I love the yarn you used for fetching!!

knit-errant
05-24-2007, 11:15 AM
Thank you!

nuknitter
05-24-2007, 12:54 PM
Just beautiful, KE, as usual your craftsmanship is evident in every item! :cheering:

BTW, weirdly enough I was just looking at buying that book - it was one of my very favorites growing up.

turtlegirl76
05-24-2007, 01:59 PM
I'm not a fabulous crocheter but that bookmark? Wow! Gorgeous! I've made one of those row counter bracelets and it is useful. Yours is freakin' gorgeous though!

Krystal
05-24-2007, 04:08 PM
wow! You're work shows a really elegant flare. Everything has such a delicate and beautiful look, but without looking fussy and overdone. Very, very nice.

I really love that bookmark! Makes me want to learn to crochet!

:heart::heart::heart:

knitwit628
05-24-2007, 05:11 PM
Absolutely bayoootiful!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :inlove: i wish i knew how to crcochet to make that bookmark! :teehee:

Aquaria
05-24-2007, 07:49 PM
:passedout: I'm...I'm wordless... those are just too pretty! and I mean all of them!:inlove:

knit-errant
05-25-2007, 08:01 AM
Thanks so much, guys! I appreciate all your kind comments! :heart:

Godiva337
05-25-2007, 10:18 AM
:muah: OMG everything is so beautiful!!!! Wow I crochet as well as knit but I never thought about making a bookmark, what a wonderful idea!!!! :cheering: You did a wonderful job on everything!!!

rebecca
05-25-2007, 12:13 PM
Love, Love everything:cheering: