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#1 Mint

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Posted 16 October 2005 - 12:13 PM

Finally finished it :) There are pictures of it on my blog:

http://mintcrochet.b...e-finished.html

I'm going to make the tie cord longer, but other than that I'm happy with it :)
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#2 wendyb532

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Posted 16 October 2005 - 12:58 PM

The purse is beautiful. Did you crochet the liner as well?

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#3 Katchkan

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Posted 16 October 2005 - 01:09 PM

Glad you finally had a chance to finish it. :yay It turned out marvelous. :yay Great job from one who understand just how much work that was. :hook

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#4 Mint

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Posted 16 October 2005 - 03:23 PM

The purse is beautiful. Did you crochet the liner as well?

Wendyb532


Yes, the liner is just a base of dc and the sides are sc in size 10 white thread. I was kind of lazy when I got to that part :blush

Thanks for the comments, they mean alot :yay
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#5 pb&j

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Posted 16 October 2005 - 03:27 PM

Really beautiful! :tup Love the gold detail!
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#6 froggy

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Posted 16 October 2005 - 03:47 PM

Wonderful purse! Great color!!

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#7 jaclim

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Posted 16 October 2005 - 06:06 PM

beautiful purse!
happy crocheting!
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#8 HappyknitandcrochetFreak

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Posted 16 October 2005 - 06:21 PM

Fantastic purse with beautiful colours:cheer

#9 lakota85usa

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Posted 16 October 2005 - 06:59 PM

WOW!!! That is so lovely and I'm sure it took a lot of work. You did a wonderful job. :)

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Posted 16 October 2005 - 08:35 PM

Great job! That looks like it will be a lot of fun to use. :clap
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#11 sunnywolfgar

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Posted 17 October 2005 - 01:32 AM

Thats pretty and you did alot of work on that.

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#12 crochetlady

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Posted 17 October 2005 - 02:24 AM

Thats an awesome Purse!! Great work!!

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#13 yarncat

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Posted 17 October 2005 - 03:08 PM

Beautiful purse,Mint!

#14 faithpa76

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Posted 17 October 2005 - 03:17 PM

Beautiful!

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