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horve1
08-05-2006, 10:31 AM
Some of the things I've got on the needles at the moment. All the yarn here is yarn I got in the Great Swap from my Incredible Buddy Becka! And, the socks are her pattern - isn't it beautiful! - and I'm even using needles she gave me!

Tried my hand at knitting some jewelry...

rebecca
08-05-2006, 11:54 AM
:D I'm so HAPPY that you are enjoying the goodies from the swap :D
Everything is looking great, too ;)
I love the 3 scarves on 1 needle, too...I'm gonna have to give that a try ;)

Jan in CA
08-05-2006, 01:59 PM
Wow are those all pretty! They look great! :thumbsup:

Tamar Dohel
08-06-2006, 02:26 PM
Can you share the patterns with us?

Very neat work.

Tamar

gardenmommy
08-06-2006, 03:30 PM
Love that lemony yellow! Makes me think of Lemonheads! LOL

jamadian75
08-06-2006, 07:40 PM
1 needle, 3 projects??!! Oh this I must TRY! Everything looks GREAT!!

horve1
08-07-2006, 07:45 AM
Thanks everyone. I am having lots of fun. Taking a week off from work and :XX:

Tamar - You can get Becka's pattern for the socks free (well, a penny LOL) at Kemp's store, Diva Knitting, with any purchase there.

http://www.divaknitting.com/store/index.php?main_page=index&cPath=60&zenid=1374e52c6a0796a693b966a703b51ef1

The pattern for the scarves is on the KnitPicks site, also free.

Jamadian - The 3 on 1 idea was totally new to me, which is exactly why I did it. I'm not sure I'd try with harder patterns, but with simple ones it's lots of fun!

JLC
08-07-2006, 09:29 AM
Everything looks beautiful. I love the yellow socks!!

rebecca
08-07-2006, 04:52 PM
:cheering: :cheering: I LOVE. LOVE the jewelry, too :heart:

horve1
08-11-2006, 08:54 AM
Just edited to add the finished socks.

Amber
08-11-2006, 09:41 AM
Pretty, pretty stuff! I love the socks and the jewelry!

Andrea
08-11-2006, 10:07 AM
I've seen that 1 needles, 3 scarves pattern! That is awesome! Great job on everything! :inlove: :inlove:

rebecca
08-11-2006, 10:49 AM
Everything looks great! Your socks turned out so nice!!!!! I'm so happy that you are enjoying the swap goodies :muah:

KnittyKitty
08-11-2006, 11:31 AM
WOW! I'm impressed! What technique did you use to knit the jewelry? Everything is gorgeous!

knitaddict
08-11-2006, 12:06 PM
Beautiful!! I love the jewelery and the scarves. :) I went to knitpicks to check out the pattern and got all excited when it said "you can do this project for as little as $9.__" Turns out that was just the price for one scarf. :(

I'm saving my pennies, though, so I can give those scarves a shot. You did a wonderful job!

horve1
08-11-2006, 12:23 PM
Thanks! This is the pattern for the bracelet. It was fast and fun and I'm happy with it. I think it well take a lot of practice to get the trick of the tension and not twisting the wire, etc. But I can't do much at once because it hurt my fingers a little. (Not much, and woth it, but still...) The earrings were the same, except decrease to just the one bead at the top.

http://www.spunmag.com/article/050605bracelet