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Old 01-16-2006, 05:42 PM   #11
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I think it's beautiful! How large are the holes? Why don't you try weaving some more yarn through the holes and then refelting a bit? It looks so great. If they're not very big, I'd forget them!
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Old 01-16-2006, 05:43 PM   #12
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Angelia, it looks great!!
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Old 01-16-2006, 06:13 PM   #13
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Thanks, Jouf and Margie!!

And Jouf, I almost did just what you suggest, but I'm afraid to felt the bag any further; it's already much smaller than it should be.

Oh well. I'll live! And at least I know now just how beautiful snickerdoodle is when it felts!
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Old 01-16-2006, 06:17 PM   #14
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Angelia, I love it!!!
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Old 01-16-2006, 06:18 PM   #15
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Angelia --- It's beautiful! Where are the holes? Could you use some embroidery thread and monogram it for her, or are they in weird place for that.
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Old 01-16-2006, 06:22 PM   #16
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Places are too weird, unfortunately. The dh suggested I sew on buttons of various sizes randomly (and not so randomly!) on the bag. Not a bad idea, really!

She'll just laugh when I tell her about the holes; this is just so typically ME that she'll find it hilarious.
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Old 01-16-2006, 07:34 PM   #17
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If someone knitted a bag like that for me (holes or no holes) I would be absolutely thrilled. It looks fabulous.
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Old 01-16-2006, 08:57 PM   #18
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I think it looks fab! I really like that pattern...I've gone back and forth about buying much yarn does it require??
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Old 01-16-2006, 09:02 PM   #19
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That is a cool looking bag!
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Old 01-16-2006, 09:08 PM   #20
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Yardage varies according to the size you knit. I used about 600 or 700 for that particular bag.
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