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11  CROCHET / Crochet: Completed Projects / Re: Crochet Fair Isle on: December 22, 2010 09:57:02 AM
Thank you for pointing out tapestry crochet! Argh, another skill to master Wink

It does seem, though, that tapestry works better for larger areas of colour change, while this fair isle technique works equally well when you want to change colour for only one stitch.

I'm working on a picture tutorial, when it's up, I'll post a link here, too.
12  CROCHET / Crochet: Completed Projects / Re: Crochet Fair Isle on: December 21, 2010 02:59:35 PM
Thank you, everyone! Cheesy

I'll try to make a tutorial tomorrow, using an experiment with some more bright colours (easier to see the changes in yarns). I'll try taking photographs from the angle at which you'd look at it when working. You'll have to bear with me, as I'm not entirely up to speed with the terms (all self-taught XD)! I'll try to look them up, though.
13  CROCHET / Crochet: Completed Projects / Re: Crochet Fair Isle on: December 17, 2010 04:26:15 PM
Aww, thank you! Cheesy I like to mix some odd colours Cheesy

I'll try to take photos of the process, or have someone do that of me working, whichever turns out to be easier XD
14  CROCHET / Crochet: Completed Projects / Re: Crochet Fair Isle on: December 17, 2010 03:10:53 PM
Thank you! The only knit items I've managed so far, are scarves XD so I applaud anyone who does more Cheesy
15  CROCHET / Crochet: Completed Projects / Crochet Fair Isle on: December 17, 2010 02:34:58 PM
Hello everyone! It's been a while since I've posted any projects, as I've not done anything particularly noteworthy of late.

Only recently, I've started experimenting with crocheted fair isle. I don't know about you, but I find knitting more complicated than crochet!

I looked around here, and didn't find anything similar, so I thought I'd share my little projects with you.


What I have so far ^


This is what it looks on the inside of the w-i-p (don't know what it's going to be yet!)^


Wrist warmer/cuff and cell phone cozy; basically the same pattern.

The work in progress is a pattern I'm putting together from random bits and pieces I've seen. It may become a legwarmer. I may grow bored with it and start something more colourful.

If anyone's interested in learning how it works, I could make a photo tutorial Smiley

EDIT: A tutorial is now availlable HERE!
16  CROCHET / Crochet: Completed Projects / Re: My Luna Lovegood Cardigan on: December 17, 2010 08:51:53 AM
A bit late, but: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=184172.0

Another craftster has posted this slightly different pattern, hopefully helpful.
17  Craft Swaps / ARCHIVE OF SWAPS THAT ARE TOTALLY FINISHED / Re: TTTPT Two Tiny Terry Pratchett Things (SIGNUPS 08July-08Aug SEND DATE 24Sep'10) on: October 22, 2010 12:09:23 PM
I'm on my autumn break, and have some time; I could do it, if no one's turned up yet!
18  ORGANIZED CRAFT SWAPS / The Swap Gallery / Re: TTTPT Gallery! on: October 06, 2010 10:24:56 AM
Wow, I'm away for a bit (bizzitiemz), and look what we have here! Lots of new and wonderful packages!

Especially love the Feegle, the Penny Patrician stamp, and the golem stamp Cheesy
19  ORGANIZED CRAFT SWAPS / The Swap Gallery / Re: TTTPT Gallery! on: September 24, 2010 02:11:45 PM
Oh my word, everyone's work looks just amazing! Special love for the mini-Discworld, though! If I ever have the skill levels for something like that, I'd make many baby Discworlds and send them to my friends in eggs. Cheesy
20  ORGANIZED CRAFT SWAPS / The Swap Gallery / Re: TTTPT Gallery! on: September 16, 2010 07:13:53 AM
"Where do you keep your valuables, Postmaster?"
"...In my hat?"

XD

Love the mini-Feegles! Are they stitchmarkers or charms? Can't really tell.
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