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April 27 2017
May 16 2017
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Märta Embroidered Bag by Lucinda Guy
Needles & yarn
Jamieson's of Shetland Shetland Spindrift

                 by lucinda guy ~ Northern Knits: Designs Inspired by the Knitting 

Traditions of Scandinavia, Iceland, and
the Shetland Isles (i LOVE this book).

i loved making this bag. long on my to do list, i’m so happy to have finally gotten to it.
it was so much fun, the colorwork, embroidery, sewing…all of it!
i made the decrease part for the handles a bit longer, so there would be a bit
more length, but no other modifications were made. and so lucky to have found
a beautiful pair of wooden handles (still attached to an old purse) at a thrift store.
my dear husband sanded them for me and now they are just perfect.

                  love love love my bag.

wool used:
jamieson’s of shetland (spindrift)

sapphire (2) ~ blue
cardinal ~ red
daffodil ~ yellow
eesit ~ natural

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About this yarn
by Jamieson's of Shetland
100% Shetland
115 yards / 25 grams
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  • Project created: June 18, 2017
  • Finished: June 18, 2017
  • Updated: June 20, 2017