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07-12-2009, 04:38 PM
I finally finished my two color entrelac cushion. :woot: The pattern was from How to Knit by Debbi Bliss: Project 14. Started it June 28 and finally finished it July 10-date of the wedding for whom this was a gift for. I used Bernat Softee Chunky in black and Caron Simply Soft in Soft Blue. Never again will I keep such a short deadline. :hair: To see pictures you can either go Here (http://www.ravelry.com/projects/Leania) or here (http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v716/Kytera/KnitCrochetYarn/Pillow001.jpg). My photobucket (second link) shows the other projects I'm working on if anyone wanted to look at those too.
*Edit* Here's a picture of the pillow:
Jan in CA
07-12-2009, 05:40 PM
You'll get more comments and views if you post the picture here so people don't have to click a link.
07-13-2009, 01:05 AM
wowwwwww's that's gr8888888 ...its so beautiful
07-13-2009, 08:26 AM
Great job!!! It turned out wonderful!
07-13-2009, 09:52 AM
Very nice!! I hear ya on the short notice thing - I had a baby shower yesterday and was not able to complete the afgan I am knitting in time :( I did do up 3 washcloths (of course, I didn't have my camera handy, so no FO to post of them) and made a "bath basket" with some other items. C'est la vie!
07-13-2009, 10:26 AM
Yeah, I'm starting my mom's birthday present now, her birthday's in September. I should have enough time to finish as long as it's not a blanket with intricate designs. Maybe a pair of socks...haven't tried socks yet.
07-13-2009, 11:14 AM
lovely pillow...I've never tried entrelac it looks "difficult" so kudos to you for getting it done and with a deadline
07-13-2009, 04:36 PM
I thought it'd be difficult too, but once I got into the rhythm it was easy. A lot of p2tog, pick up sts, and m1 that can be time consuming...and switching colors. You cold do it with one color or more than 2 I suppose, with some modification to the directions. Give it a try, you may find it easier than it looks.:thumbsup:
07-13-2009, 05:21 PM
Oooo la la! Nice work! Very striking!
07-19-2009, 05:51 AM
Very nice job on entrelac. It's fun learning new things isn't it!