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Jan 5, 2006

Bel Chanson

Life is good right now, but I can't seem to get the words together for an entry. Instead, here are some photos of the Chanson en Crochet I made for Bel for her birthday. I used parts of three different skeins of the delicious yarn Wendy made for me in 2004. I included 2 buttons, sewn back to back, so Bel could choose the one to suit her mood. I'm really happy with how it turned out.






Words soon, really...

15 Comments:

At 10:23 AM, Blogger rincaro said...

That's gorgeous! And I love both buttons!

 
At 10:26 AM, Blogger spaazlicious said...

OOh, I really like it!--very cool buttons. I wish I could crochet. I'll get my butt in gear on a handspun FO gallery v. soon.

 
At 11:38 AM, Blogger Amy Boogie said...

very pretty

 
At 2:23 PM, Anonymous megan said...

gorgeous!
Happy New Year, Mandy!

 
At 3:10 PM, Blogger Karen said...

oh, beautiful :)

i love the ladyface button

 
At 6:38 PM, Blogger Lolly said...

Mandy, that is so gorgeous! What a perfect gift!
I signed up for a Beginning Crochet class at my LYS - seeing this beauty makes me even more inspired!

Happy New Year!

 
At 12:31 PM, Blogger ErLeCa said...

What an awesome gift. It looks great with the two different buttons!

 
At 3:45 PM, Anonymous Ande said...

You are so talented! So pretty!

 
At 8:15 AM, Blogger jodi said...

Glad to hear that things are good, and I hope you've been having a fabulous holiday. The shawl is lovely, and that yarn! Wow.

 
At 2:54 AM, Anonymous circĂ© said...

Very very lovely. The color is so beautiful and I love this pattern!!

 
At 1:25 PM, Anonymous Bel said...

I love it more than anyone, of course!

 
At 1:50 PM, Blogger gray la gran said...

oooh! how pretty! i need to make one for me :) it would look so nice over my bias cut slinky dress, well .... after the new year has kicked in a bit ;)
very very nice!

 
At 1:52 PM, Blogger gray la gran said...

ps. yours is way nicer than the interweave version. waaaaaaaaaaaay nicer!

 
At 12:08 PM, Blogger Sarah said...

wow! This is stunning! The colors are awesome as is the idea of casual vs. Fancy button. Very very nice!

 
At 9:47 PM, Anonymous Shawn said...

J'aime beaucoup le Chanson en Crochet que vous avez fait pour Bel.

 

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