Sun Satchel by Stephen West

Crafty Andy's picture

Colonial UnitySatchel (2)
My dye job was perfect no bleeding
Colonial UnitySatchel (4)
Pockets came out nice.
Colonial UnitySatchel (3)
Is a little bit big on one side on the joining band, but it will be fine. I have a front loader washer and it was perfect for this. Below is the before felting look.
satchel 003

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DudAvocado's picture

jiminy christmas, that's

jiminy christmas, that's gorgeous!

Joe-in Wyoming's picture

Great work, Andy. And the

Great work, Andy. And the comments back and forth add to the pleasure.

Kerry's picture

Your bag looks great Andy.

Your bag looks great Andy.

superi's picture

Your sun satchel looks great,

Your sun satchel looks great, Andy! I really like the colors you used. I just casted myself one on last night. I'm going to be using Lamb's pride worsted in oatmeal, and cafe au late; I can't wait to see how it turns out.

Crafty Andy's picture

Lambs Pride will make it felt

Lambs Pride will make it felt very nice. Mine came out about 3 inches bigger than the original felted bag, but I don't mind a big bag, more yarn to put into it lol

scottly's picture

I love it! It reminds me of

I love it! It reminds me of shield from Game of Thrones or Brave Heart.

Bill's picture

Wow! ...done already? That

Wow!
...done already?
That was fast!

bobinthebul's picture

It's a well-known fact that

It's a well-known fact that Andy is actually a refugee from a planet where time only goes half as fast as it does on earth. So he's actually knitting at normal speed, it just *seems* to be unearthly fast. There should be an adverb for "unearthly" but "unearthlily" does not please the spell checker. :)

Crafty Andy's picture

You guys are funny. These

You guys are funny. These days I knit very fast if motivated. Alien DNA always helps and Time travel is always in good supply lol.