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Loom Knitting
Loom Knit Purse with Embroidery Floss
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Jun 2, 2013 10:57:33   #
Loomahat
 
This purse was very easy to make -(only e-wrap stitch) but what I liked the most was adding the embroidery floss to the working yarn.

I did this just to use up some of my left over floss. I still have too much but will be doing my "Color Burst " on more projects.

Cool - Bright - Happy :)


 
Jun 2, 2013 11:39:20   #
fergablu2 (a regular here)
 
Very nice and creative!
Jun 2, 2013 12:08:14   #
jin jin
 
What a great idea. Cute! God bless.
Jun 2, 2013 22:28:36   #
Buttons
 
That is so cute. Did you make up pattern or did you find it online?
Jun 3, 2013 08:54:54   #
virginia42
 
Very nice. I really must learn loom knitting.
Jun 3, 2013 08:58:30   #
scat9019
 
Nicely done and adding the embroidery floss was a so clever idea.When I teach others to loom the first thing I said to them is "Everithing is in the yarn you use and the combinations you can make,be creative" and what you did is exactly and example of it.
 
Jun 3, 2013 09:10:53   #
Buttons
 
I love to loom but I can only do the ewrap stitch. Right now I'm making preemies and newborn hats for the Eagles Club that they send to different hospitals in the us. I have made 25 in 3 days and my hands feel it. lol
Jun 3, 2013 09:32:15   #
roxiannalouisa
 
I love the different ideas people come up. Who would have thought to use floss!
Jun 3, 2013 16:10:22   #
diane403
 
buttons wrote:
I love to loom but I can only do the ewrap stitch. Right now I'm making preemies and newborn hats for the Eagles Club that they send to different hospitals in the us. I have made 25 in 3 days and my hands feel it. lol


WOW!!! Wonderful
Jun 3, 2013 16:10:50   #
diane403
 
I love the color with the floss what a great idea!
Jun 3, 2013 22:21:26   #
larc
 
Cute purse! I often use a strand of left-over baby/sock yarn with strand of worsted, to get a "tweed" look.
 
Jun 4, 2013 12:29:28   #
Loomahat
 
buttons wrote:
That is so cute. Did you make up pattern or did you find it online?


Hey Buttons - this is my own Free pattern .. BTY, good news for you - made using ONLY the e-wrap stitch.

Click my signature link.
Jun 4, 2013 16:37:09   #
Buttons
 
Thanks

I did check it out. I was just asking if your own or someone else pattern. I just thought it was lovely.
Jun 4, 2013 21:56:04   #
Moon Loomer
 
Loomahat wrote:
This purse was very easy to make -(only e-wrap stitch) but what I liked the most was adding the embroidery floss to the working yarn.

I did this just to use up some of my left over floss. I still have too much but will be doing my "Color Burst " on more projects.

Cool - Bright - Happy :)


How are the yarn and floss put together? Moon Loomer
Jun 4, 2013 22:29:18   #
Loomahat
 
Moon Loomer wrote:
How are the yarn and floss put together? Moon Loomer


The same way you would loom with two strands of yarn - just make it your yarn plus the string of floss. - when I change or finish with floss - I add another by making a slip knot with the floss and putting it on a peg. I then work with the yarn and the floss as one.

Here is the YouTube video of the project
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w7Czdcmyvc0
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