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Old 03-08-2008, 08:58 PM   #1
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My first ever project completed!
I'm so happy and so proud of myself! I finished my first knitting project today! Nothing fancy, just a garter stitch scarf that I started in the knitting class last Sunday but pretty darn good for a first timer I think.

Picture is here if you're interested in peeking.

Gonna start making some neat state "embossed" wash cloths that I saw to learn the knit/purl combo now.

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Old 03-08-2008, 09:33 PM   #2
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Great job I know it feels rewarding to know you make it. My first scarf took over a year to finish, not complicated just turned warm and I wasn't interested in knitting. Your timeline was much better than mine!!
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Old 03-08-2008, 09:42 PM   #3
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Congratulations! Very nice.
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Old 03-08-2008, 09:43 PM   #4
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Congrats! That is a nice scarf. It is such a wonderful feeling when you manage to make something useful out of a ball of yarn and some pointy sticks. Keep up the good work!
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Old 03-08-2008, 09:49 PM   #5
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Great job! It didn't take you long to finish it either Looks nice and warm.
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Great Job! Welcome to the world of the knitting addict!
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Old 03-08-2008, 10:56 PM   #7
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Nice job! Welcome to knitting, and welcome to KH!
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Old 03-08-2008, 11:15 PM   #8
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Congratulations, looks great.
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Good Job that is a beautiful scarf, have fun wearing it!

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Old 03-08-2008, 11:32 PM   #10
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Awesome! Your scarf looks great! Welcome to the addicting world of knitting! It is a great one, and this site is a great one to learn from. Welcome and feel free to ask anything.. there are great guys here that can help in any way..
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