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Old 06-08-2007, 08:11 PM   #1
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First felted project?
This: is the coolest thing I've ever seen.

Do you think it would be bad to do this as a first felting project? I've already ordered my KnitPicks Options set, so it should be coming soon, and I really want to do a cool circular project on it. I've never felted anything, but do you think this is an option? It's exactly the project I'm looking for, really...
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Old 06-08-2007, 08:59 PM   #2
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Old 06-08-2007, 09:01 PM   #3
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I just finished this project and for a somewhat "new" knitter, it was fairly understandable. If you have any questions, just let me know! I thought it was a cute pattern and my sister is majoring in music at Luther College, so I wanted to make this especially for her. Good Luck!
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Old 06-08-2007, 09:03 PM   #4
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Old 06-08-2007, 09:13 PM   #5
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how did the white yarn felt?
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Old 06-08-2007, 09:41 PM   #6
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naturaly white yarn or dyed yarns will felt. but a 'white' yarn that has been bleached to become white tends to either not felt or take much longer to do so.

i used patons natural to make booties for my dd, they felted great!
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Old 06-08-2007, 10:19 PM   #7
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That bag is on my to do list! I have played the violin for 4 years and love music... this would be a great bag!

Why not make it? You gotta learn how to felt sometime!!!
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