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Old 09-26-2007, 08:13 PM   #1
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I'm planning on making Lucy bags for my neices for Christmas. Does anyone have any ideas for jazzing them up a little? I've never tried needle felting and I'm not sure I want to try something new under a deadline. I can do a little embroidery. Thanks!
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Old 09-26-2007, 08:26 PM   #2
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jazz it
you can carry eyelash or another fru fra yarn for several rows for a neat touch..
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Old 09-27-2007, 06:48 AM   #3
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You can use 2+ colors and knit it in stripes, either even or random.

You can knit it in one color, then do some embrodery with yarn on it before you felt it - it will felt right onto the bag.

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Old 09-29-2007, 09:51 AM   #4
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DIY did a bag not too long ago that had embroidery/swiss darning. I plan on doing one later this week!

Here's the link:,00.html
Hope this helps!

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