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Pensguys 12-02-2005 09:22 AM

WIP - booga bag
 
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This has been put aside because of the hats

KellyK 12-02-2005 09:58 AM

SUCH pretty colors!!! :inlove:

koolbreeze 12-02-2005 10:05 AM

i was about to say that! those are pretty...is that Noro 130???

Pensguys 12-02-2005 10:13 AM

You're close! It is Noro 138.

Thanks!!

rebecca 12-02-2005 12:31 PM

Ya'll know your Noro like I know Karaoke ;)
LOVE the colors, too...can't wait to see the finished project :cheering:

feministmama 12-02-2005 01:34 PM

OOOooooOOOOoooOOO pretty!!!!

liznwillow 12-02-2005 02:11 PM

such beautiful colors!

So... how difficult is the booga bag?

Pensguys 12-02-2005 02:46 PM

Thanks!!!

To be honest, I haven't knitting on this in a couple of months so I can't tell you!.....I've been working on both hats at once and haven't had time to do much on those even....they are progressing along just fine now though.....

DotMom61 12-02-2005 03:36 PM

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Originally Posted by liznwillow
such beautiful colors!

So... how difficult is the booga bag?

Ooo Ooo :waving: Pick me!!! I can answer that! I'm on my 5th Booga-style bag. I say "Booga-style" because I've modified it using the Oregon Tote pattern. Basically, I've made it the same size as the Booga, used two strands of yarn instead of one, and then used three of the techniques from the Oregon Tote pattern to make it just a tad bit nicer. I can't share the techniques, though, 'cause the Oregon Tote is not a free pattern.

However, the Booga itself, is really quite easy. I think the hardest part is picking up the stitches around the base after you knit it. After that, it's just knit, knit, knit until it's tall enough. I highly recommend using 2 strands of yarn to make it, though. One -- especially one of Kureyon -- is quite thin.

Jan in CA 12-02-2005 03:36 PM

I love that yarn! I'll have to check it out! Beautiful booga!


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