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Old 07-04-2009, 10:11 PM   #11
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WOW I love it. I love how it was painted. You have a wonderful husband.
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Old 07-05-2009, 08:39 AM   #12
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That is THE MOST BEAUTIFUL swift around, you are right!
How sweet of your MIL to paint it with flowers and leaves!

I like this swift better than the standard wooden swift that is huge, cumbersome and awkward to store! And does not 'operate' perfectly.
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Old 07-12-2009, 10:08 AM   #13
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I love the yarn swift your husband made. I know mine will gladly attempt one for me (although it will not be beautifully painted) since he's the one who impersonates a yarn swift in out house!!! I am new to this forum and am loving everything I have found. Thanks so much.
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Old 07-12-2009, 12:45 PM   #14
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So luckyyyyyyyyyyy to hve a gr8 mother in law...the swift is nice n u shud be proud of ur hubby...thnks for sharing
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Old 07-12-2009, 12:52 PM   #15
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Wow, beautiful and practical! Can't beat that! Your husband and MIL could have a nice little business selling these...

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Old 07-12-2009, 02:16 PM   #16
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Too cool -- I love the way you painted it!
Now I'm Slim on Ravelry, too!
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Old 07-12-2009, 04:23 PM   #17
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What a beautiful swift! The design mods are great and the painting is lovely. Lucky girl

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Old 07-12-2009, 04:50 PM   #18
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That's pretty! The design your m-i-l painted on it makes the whole thing unique. She's a very talented painter. You must love to use it too; I know I would.
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Old 07-13-2009, 04:21 AM   #19
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Angie, you have a very talented family! That has to be the prettiest swift I've ever seen.

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Old 07-13-2009, 10:40 PM   #20
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How lucky you are to have such a lovely swift to work with - and it was all in the family, too!
Love it!
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