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Project by sergeantj posted 02-14-2014 09:12 PM 1579 views 8 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I created this crotchet needle holder for my wife. It is made of Mahogany with a Danish oil finish.

-- "If you want it, I can build it" https://gigifts.net





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cajunpen

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#1 posted 02-14-2014 09:26 PM

That is a great idea. My wife also crochets, might have to steal the concept, but with a different design (since it’s too late for me to do the Heart).

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased." http://www.cajunpen.com/

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#2 posted 02-14-2014 09:32 PM

Great idea. Could be applied to other uses as well.

-- Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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Richard

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#3 posted 02-14-2014 09:52 PM

Very Nice Indeed! Thanks For Sharing.

Rick

-- Richard (Ontario, CANADA)

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#4 posted 02-14-2014 10:50 PM

What a great idea…thanks for sharing.

-- Dave.......If at first you don’t succeed redefine success....

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#5 posted 02-15-2014 04:36 PM

Make a heart one anyway cajunpen … Tell her it’s a pencil/pen holder. SHE’LL figure out to use it for her crochet stuff. :-)

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#6 posted 02-17-2014 07:32 PM

cool fun project! great idea!
could not see a post (spacer) is it in the middle to hold up the top?

-- (the only thing in there she says is....tap on head..........tap..........tap..... saw dust) - James www.etsy.com/shop/ZionsWoodnCrafts

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sergeantj

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#7 posted 02-18-2014 12:11 AM

Thanks for the comments. I used three maple dowels as spacers. Now I have more to build in various shapes and sizes. Will be a busy spring…

-- "If you want it, I can build it" https://gigifts.net

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#8 posted 02-20-2014 02:52 PM

Cool and pretty gift and functional as well. I bet she loves it and she’ll get plenty of use from it.

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