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1  CROCHET / Crochet: Discussion and Questions / Re: Crochet edge help, please! on: March 15, 2010 06:48:31 AM
I'm gonna hafta practice that a lot!  I keep yanking the loop up too big!  Thanks!
2  CROCHET / Crochet: Discussion and Questions / Crochet edge help, please! on: March 15, 2010 06:27:43 AM
Ok, I need help on how to make my edges look better.  An example is if I crochet a square, no mater whether it is sc, dc, tc, the edges are always the same.  Ugly.  I have tried everything I can think of to fix this:
chain then turn clockwise
chain the turn counterclockwise
turn clockwise then chain
turn counterclowise then chain
chain from the front
chain from the back
I am out of ideas.  It makes it difficult if I plan on sewing seams (which stitches to sew in since they aren't in any distiguishable pattern) or if I am planning on crocheting on an edge (again, which stitches to crochet into since there are no distiguishable stitches). 
The rows look great, it's just the edges, the turns...I don't get it.  I just end up winging it and hope for the best.
Advice?  If you could include pictures or video, that would be fantastic.  I learn better visually.
Here is an example of what I mean.  the red arrows show the ugly edges:
3  UNITED STATES / Georgia / Re: ATL Craft Group on: March 14, 2010 10:19:08 AM
I am in Henry County.  Let me know what's happening with this!  I would love to join!
4  CLOTHING / Clothing for Curvaceous Craftsters: Completed Projects / Re: Interview Shirt on: January 26, 2010 10:15:49 AM
so you made the whole shirt without a pattern?  it's awesome!
5  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: Reconstructed / Re: silverstein arm warmers on: January 18, 2010 03:32:03 PM
That's cute!  I like how you did that!
6  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: Reconstructed / Re: T-Shirt to Halter Top on: January 18, 2010 03:11:13 PM
That is adorable!
7  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: Reconstructed / Re: Pink Yoga pants my 3rd pair and best so far.... on: January 18, 2010 01:49:54 PM
I love those!
8  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: Reconstructed / Re: Another shirt To Pants Recon! on: January 18, 2010 01:49:15 PM
Thank you!
9  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: Reconstructed / Re: Another shirt To Pants Recon! on: January 17, 2010 08:33:15 AM
Aw!  Thank you!  They are super comfy and I can wear them out of the house!  I was pleased with them and the image considering it was the first time I had done this!
10  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: Reconstructed / Another shirt To Pants Recon! on: January 12, 2010 12:12:01 PM
Everyone else was doing it, so I decided to do it too! Grin


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