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Wednesday
Sep102008

Whit's Knits: Men's Socks for Giving Away

These simple socks will warm the feet and heart of any recipient, but most especially of one whose gifts are few. Please consider making a pair for someone in your community who doesn't have much. You'll both be glad you did!

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Friday
Aug292008

Whit's Knits: Coco's Bobble Dress

Updated on September 3, 2008 by Registered Commenterpurl bee

Based on her great-great grandmother's design, Coco's crocheted dress is a tribute to the craftsmanship and creativity of the past. It's amazing to me that the same design that made sense in a small Italian town a hundred years ago still makes sense today! Nothing binding or frilly or old-fashioned; just a classic A-line shape animated by rows of charming bobbles. I think this dress is going to make sense for another hundred years!

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Sunday
Aug172008

Announcing Purl's First Ever Organic Cotton Tote Bag!


We are so pleased to announce the arrival of our first ever tote bag!  Made with 100% organic cotton, our pretty canvas bag is strong, reusable and comfortable to carry, with plenty of room for your knitting or sewing projects, groceries or books. They also make a terrific gift.  We're proud to be doing our part to look after our planet.

Pick up one today!

Saturday
Aug162008

Fabric Beach Balls

These fabric balls are the perfect handmade baby gift, multicolored, soft and round.....what's not to love!  Sewers of all levels will have fun making these toys that will be worthy of passing down from generation to generation.
 Enjoy! --Page

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Tuesday
Aug122008

Whit's Knits: Simple Cotton Bath Mat

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This bath mat couldn't really be easier to knit or more satisfying to complete. You end up with a real life, fully functional bath mat! Pretty cool! It's made out of easy-to-care-for cotton and has a perfect thickness and density to it. It makes me feel like I just snuck into a Ritz Carlton!

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