There is a contest running at NH Knitting Mama (http://nhknittingmama.blogspot.com/2007/07/mandys-candy-bag.html), and it goes like this:
1. Knit the candy bag
2. Post a pic of your candy bag on your blog and let Mandy know about it (with a link to the blog post!).
3. Your name will go into a drawing FIVE TIMES for some swag!
Don't want to knit Mandy's Candy Bag? That's okay! You can still participate
See how on Mandy's blog...
Deadline is Monday, September 3rd, 12:01am eastern standard time.
Here is my finished bag!
Photo one is of me at the point using dpn needles.
Second photo is off the bottom of the bag.
Finish bag with out the cord.
My use of a crohet hook. The camer is in my left hand.
The finish bag itself. I had put a dishcloth in the bottom to puff it up some.