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mintdee
02-23-2006, 12:03 PM
This bag was made with WOTA liliac and tulip. I doubled the bottem to make it stronger and did some dec and inc randomly to give the bag more of a square-ish shape. I think that the pick and purple were too similar because it is hard to see Sara's name on the pocket so I may get some darker purple and needle felt her name... maybe. Anyway here is my very first item designed by me! :happydance:

Lisa1216
02-23-2006, 12:22 PM
Very Pretty! I have a dd named Sara, spelled without the 'h'. Did you just graph out the name before knitting it? I love it! :thumbsup:

Ronda
02-23-2006, 12:59 PM
Very pretty! I love both of them.

I'm curious about how much difference there is when using a double strand for the bottom. I've only ever used one strand. This helps a lot then?

Pensguys
02-23-2006, 01:09 PM
Very nice!!! LOVE the colors!

CateKnits
02-23-2006, 01:11 PM
Aww, that's cute! Wanna make one that says Cate? :roflhard: :thumbsup:

Amber
02-23-2006, 01:16 PM
Sooooo cute!!! :inlove:

April410
02-23-2006, 01:39 PM
I love how its peronalized! That's so cool! How did you do that?

mintdee
02-23-2006, 01:57 PM
Thanks all! All that I did was type her name in word, made it the size that i wanted her name to be, saved it then uploaded it here (http://www.microrevolt.org/knitPro/). That site automatically puts it into a graph that you can save and print. It actually was not as hard as I thought that it would be I just had to pay closer attention than I did with the bag part. The bottem is sturdier double stranded than with only one strand. I like it this way better than the single strand. Next time I may try use two strands all the way up. :thinking:

Gah bags are addicting!

Cate: I will get right on that bag for you ;)

margie
02-23-2006, 01:57 PM
Wow!! I am so impressed!! It looks great. :thumbsup:

jamadian75
02-23-2006, 02:57 PM
I'd love to know how to do the name/lettering too.

(Maybe I'll start with single initials :blush: )

Jenelle
02-23-2006, 03:01 PM
Awesome job!!!

That actually looks store bought! :rofling:

kayeknit
02-23-2006, 04:06 PM
Wow!!! Very impressive!! I love the colors, and the "wavy" pocket. Great job!! :inlove:

nanonette
02-23-2006, 06:49 PM
Love that you've added the name and in script, too!! Beautiful work!! Great design! :thumbsup:

Jillle
02-23-2006, 08:04 PM
You did a great job designing that bag! :inlove:
Love the font you used for the name.

Mer
02-23-2006, 09:10 PM
What a great idea! I love it.

wildforyarn
02-23-2006, 09:11 PM
Love the bag! And the name of course!! ;) Great for a first-time design! You should be proud!!

Danielle
02-23-2006, 10:17 PM
Too cute!! :thumbsup:

cindyloowho
02-24-2006, 11:16 AM
Thats a great job. I agree with everyone, the name was a great touch.

Cindy