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Old 03-05-2007, 06:43 PM   #1
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Idog Outfit
I can't believe I actually did this!!! I'm a rusty newbie knitter and recently picked up the addiction again after setting down my needle for 5+ years.....

DD (5y, in pic) got an IDog for her birthday last November, and she asked me to knit "Pinky" a hat & scarf set like those she'd seen in the store (but to which I kept saying no to buying). So....I let her pick the yarn (bright w/a silver glittery thread and some small beads) and I took on the challenge. I googled and couldn't find a pattern, so I made a swatch and just kinda winged it -- it turned out pretty good I think -- and best of all, DD LOVES it!!
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Old 03-05-2007, 07:04 PM   #2
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So funny! Welcome back to knitting. Is that your daughter in the pic? She's a beautiful little girl!
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Old 03-05-2007, 07:29 PM   #3
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Aww! That is cute!
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Old 03-05-2007, 08:02 PM   #4
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awwww thats sooo cute!!! i guess knitting is like a riding a never forget!!
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Old 03-05-2007, 08:59 PM   #5
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What a nice mommy! It came out so pretty and DD is adorable!

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Old 03-05-2007, 10:18 PM   #6
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That's such a cool idea It looks awsome ^_^
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Old 03-05-2007, 10:20 PM   #7
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That is adorable!!
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Old 03-06-2007, 12:23 AM   #8
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How cute!!! You did a GREAT job!!
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