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Old 03-28-2009, 01:25 PM   #1
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my first knitted project
I have finished my very first knitted project It is no where near perfect. I think I did fine on the right bootie, but for some reason I had to start over six times on the left bootie. I just coudn't get it going or either I would get close to the end and mess up really badly. You can see a mistake I have pointed out in the picture. It is below the word mistake. I had the most trouble with my yarn splitting. I was using sport weight yarn and 3mm needles. Maybe I started with too small a yarn and needles for a beginner? Anyway, I am so excited that they even look like booties. I just wanted to share.

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Old 03-28-2009, 01:30 PM   #2
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I think you did a great job! My first knitted project was a scarf; you're much more brave.
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Old 03-28-2009, 03:39 PM   #3
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Those are awesome for your first project. Great job!
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Old 03-28-2009, 03:52 PM   #4
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Those are so cute! You did great!

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Old 03-28-2009, 04:20 PM   #5
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Great job for a first project. They look really good. You don't want to see my first knitting project. I am told it was supposed to be a scarf but it looks like a floor mop rag to me!!! Way to go!
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Old 03-28-2009, 04:45 PM   #6
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Nice! I wouldn't have done something like this for my first project, wow! you've got courage.

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Old 03-28-2009, 05:23 PM   #7
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Are those Saartje's booties (sorry if the spelling's wrong!)? They're adorable! And I love the colour, pink's my favourite. Good job!
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Old 03-28-2009, 06:34 PM   #8
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Darlin'... those are ADORABLE! Wonderful job.
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Old 03-28-2009, 08:00 PM   #9
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Those are great booties! Probably no one will notice the mistakes except you.
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GREAT JOB! they are really cute.
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