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Tuesday, June 24, 2008

Another tissue box cover



Okay , I know I tend to get obsessed with making stuff of the same kind sometimes. First it was doilies, baby stuff , bags , coasters and now it is tissue box covers! I hope this is the last one for now. This is also my own design based on a stitch pattern that looks like a mesh. I loved the stitch pattern and the look of it and had to apply it in something! So there you go - the cover had a solid dc base cover and this is just decorative over cover. I liked making this and have to hold myself back from making more. I'm also planning on using the spider web design on something ...can't decide yet !
It's been long since I have made doilies. I got one done yesterday. And now planning to start another one this evening. Hopefully, I'll post the pictures on Saturday.
I've been trying different knitting techniques too. Last night I learn't to make the i-cord on circular needles. It was easy and I loved making it.Then I tried working further on circular needles to make a basic cap and messed it up totally! I guess I need to check out more sources and get some help for this.

4 comments:

Anonymous said...

I love it!
Also love the hot pad below!
Be warned your package should be on it's way next week. Sorry for the delay.

I hope your week is going well!

Your Mania Secret Pal

Umme Yusuf said...

I love all your tissue box covers and doilies. I was wondering about you missing in action at ravelry. Now I know. That so sucks!!Here in Pakistan, the authorities are this way about blogspot and it gets blocked frequently. Thankfully it is never permanent. Hopefully, UAE authorities will get over their ravelry phobia soon!

Mimi said...

That looks really sweet, I love the color combination.

Yasmin said...

Thank you UmmeYusuf,Mimi and Secret pal.I enjoyed making them. And I really hope that Ravelry is accessible again.