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Hildegard_von_Knittin
04-11-2006, 06:20 PM
Here is the bunny I made yesterday, from this pattern (http://www.heartstringsfiberarts.com/bunny.shtm) I used ElCheapo brand squeaky acrylic yarn, and red heart pink furry stuff for the ears and tail. On the pattern, I did the alternate tail with the icord, and I think it turned out very cute. My picture of the tail is H U G E, and I can't rezise it without losing picture quality so you'll just have to take my word for it.

The second pictures are of my mary poppins-ish scarf. The yarn is from Blue Heron (http://www.blueheronyarns.com)yarns, and it's like string! In the pick you can see how big the ball is... it;'s over 500 yards! The lace pattern (http://www.canknit.com/free/kos.html) was suggested by rebecca ( :heart: ) , but there are several other similar pattern links on this thread (http://knittinghelp.com/knitting/forum/viewtopic.php?t=11688) --thank you to everyone who offered!!!! I'm knitting it on size 15s!

It's hard to see the pattern because it's only 3 inches high, and because it's not blocked, but I *really* like how it's turning out. Once it's finished i'll try to get a better picture of the yarn.. it's So pretty, all red and ornage and gold and purple and yellow. There is a picture of the yarn on this page (http://www.blueheronyarns.com/yarns/cc3.html) It's the top one called TULIP, but it doesn't show the gold and yellow in the swatch. It's a beaded rayon yarn, AND it's from Easton, Maryland, so you people who live in that area (cate, ekg!) GO CHECK THEM OUT. I think all of their yarns are gorgeous!!!! Ironcially, I found it at chix with sticks when I was there with KK over the weekend. They have retailers all over the US, but you can also buy it from this site (http://www.seaportyarn.com/store2/glvirtualtones/index.php) (click on "blue heron" and then the rayon ricrack link to see my yarn) But the prices at chix are a little better.

Anyway, NOW pictures.

Andrea
04-11-2006, 06:46 PM
Cute, Hildie! Your pictures are HUGE :roflhard:

rebecca
04-11-2006, 06:59 PM
:D Lovin' the bunny!!! If I weren't knitting socks as fast as I can for my daughter's Easter basket, I would have to throw in that bunny, too...it's TOO CUTE!!!
I can't wait to see Hilde Poppins in the scarf ;)

Angelia
04-11-2006, 07:13 PM
The bunny is adorable--and so big I feel threatened! :shock:

The Poppins scarf is going to be adorable!

momwolf
04-11-2006, 07:38 PM
how did you get your bunny to stand up?

Amber
04-11-2006, 07:41 PM
The bunny is adorable--and so big I feel threatened! :shock:

:roflhard:

The bunny is cute! I love the fuzzy ears!! And, the scarf -- gorgeous! I :heart: that yarn -- I can't wait to see it when it's finished!

Hildegard_von_Knittin
04-11-2006, 08:18 PM
ATTACK OF THE HILDIE BUNNYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYY!!!!!!!!!!!!

I have a 17 inch monitor... so they're not stretching out my screen.... :oops:

Momwolf, I thinnk I overstuffed the bunny: the seams are really tight, and my stitches are spread out. I think that's why it stands up. KKs bunnies are softer.

I am desperate for poppins to be done! But I am using it as my mindless knitting relief project. After 200 tows of stockinette I'll need something like that!

Jan in CA
04-11-2006, 09:16 PM
I have a 17 in monitor and they stretch out my screen...must be your resolution.

That scarf is going to be gorgeous and the bunny is adorable!

butterflymama
04-11-2006, 10:08 PM
ATTACK OF THE HILDIE BUNNYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYY!!!!!!!!!!!!


:roflhard:

I love the attack bunny!

And ultra cool scarf you have going on there!

sara_jayne
04-11-2006, 11:32 PM
Cute Attack bunny! That scarf looks like it will be pretty when finished!

kayeknit
04-12-2006, 07:53 AM
AAACK! I think I may have a nightmare tonight about being attacked by a giant bunny with pink fuzzy ears... :shock:
It's too cute!!!
I love the yarn you're using for your scarf...can't wait to see the FO.
:thumbsup:

Ingrid
04-12-2006, 10:39 AM
That bunny is too cute--it needed to be seen all at once, so I took pity on your resizing problems. I hope you don't mind. ;)

knitqueen
04-12-2006, 10:46 AM
The scarf yarn is fantastic, I love the colours!!! :heart:

The bunny is cute too! :thumbsup:

Hildegard_von_Knittin
04-12-2006, 04:42 PM
thank you ingy!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :heart: :heart: :heart: :heart:

loveswildflowers
04-12-2006, 06:30 PM
Cute bunny and beautiful scarf! That lace pattern is lovely!

Pixywhispers
04-13-2006, 10:46 PM
Hildie,

I love the scarfette! Oh and I know Im late but your Tubey was insipring.

KellyK
04-15-2006, 10:19 AM
KKs bunnies are softer.

I thought that was gonna stay between US, Hild!! :oops:

:eyebrow:

:roflhard:

Your bunny looks FANTASTIC....and I cant even IMAGINE how long that scarf is gonna be!! Its PREEEEETY!

VictoiseC
04-15-2006, 05:31 PM
I LOVE BUNNIES!!!!!

And why won't my computer do COLORS AND BIG FONT DARN IT
HILDIE??????

I just tried to do a pink message with my bunny picture and it wouldn't take...... I'm jexed.

jexed?

I have to make some bunnies. Did you see my bunny under Happy Easter?
:inlove:

spooky
04-19-2006, 01:14 PM
Muhahahaha

did that work ?

Is pink available?

well i can't do it either

rats

nicolethegeek
04-19-2006, 06:48 PM
I got pink!!! I didn't get Hilde's link to the yarn though. :( Cute bunny {killer or otherwise}, and that lace looks just difficult enough to keep your mind from turning to mush on endless stockinette.

Danielle
04-20-2006, 10:54 AM
That bunny is so cute! I love the yarn you are using for the scarf! :thumbsup:

Ashley_1256
04-24-2006, 05:03 AM
How hard would it be for me to get the pattern for that poppins scarf?????? :drooling: It's great.