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1  CROCHET / Crochet: Discussion and Questions / Rag Rug Problems: curling up, wavy.... on: September 13, 2011 12:07:14 AM
I know this is a common issue with crocheted rag rugs. I want it to look like this:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/32247935@N00/

but it is too tight: curling up at the sides, etc. I have tried adding stitches, I don't really know where to add them? Do I just stick my needle back in after I stitch one and do it again? How do I know when to add more stitches? What loop do I put my hook in to make a new stitch? This is harder than it looks! I'm using plain cotton fabric, old sheets etc, instead of jersey fabric. Is that why it's doing this?
2  TOYS, DOLLS AND PLAYTHINGS / Toys, Dolls and Playthings: Completed Projects / Re: Toucan? You can! :) Bird Plushies on: September 13, 2011 12:06:33 AM
the parrot and the chick are my favorites!
3  Halloween / Halloween Costumes / Re: My First Reconstructing/Alteration - Halloween Costume on: September 13, 2011 12:06:03 AM
much better!
4  KNITTING / Knitting: Completed Projects / Re: Monster butt pants! on: September 13, 2011 12:03:34 AM
wow! super cute Smiley
5  CLOTHING / Costumes: Completed Projects / Re: Post Apocalypse/Zombie Slaying Family!!! (PIC-HEAVY) on: September 13, 2011 12:02:45 AM
Oh man, that teddy bear!
6  FIBER ARTS / Spinning: Completed Projects / Re: Autumn Elise shawl dyed with red and yellow onion skins (lots of pics!) on: September 13, 2011 12:00:30 AM
I love natural dying. Thanks for the descriptive pictures!
7  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: General / Re: Finn Hat! on: September 12, 2011 11:59:37 PM
Oooh, please make a tutorial!
8  POTTERY, CERAMICS, POLYMER CLAY / Polymer Clay: Completed Projects / Re: Tiny Finn and Princess Bubblegum from Adventure Time on: September 12, 2011 11:59:04 PM
My brother is now nagging me to make him some of these, hahaha. too cute!
9  FIBER ARTS / Dyeing: Completed Projects / Re: Self-Striping Yarn (with a Warping Board) Tutorial on: September 12, 2011 11:57:11 PM
Very helpful. I never thought about DIYing self striping yarn! It reminds me of those giant lollipops from Disneyland.
10  FIBER ARTS / Dyeing: Completed Projects / Re: Solar dyeing fun on: September 12, 2011 11:56:24 PM
That forest green wool is to die for
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