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« on: August 12, 2006 06:47:05 AM »

I think I may have posted this to show someone looking for a garter in another post, but never here.  I made this earlier this year for a co-worker who got married early summer.  It is made from ecru size 20 crochet thread, and edged with small glass beads.  I've actually made two of these, for two different brides.  They chose the same pattern - an old McCalls one I found on-line.






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aww..it's exquisite..I love everything you post!
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Wow that is really fantastic!
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« Reply #3 on: August 12, 2006 06:54:31 AM »

Wow.  That's excellent.  It looks like it would be a pretty headband too.  I like headbands, call me crazy!
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« Reply #4 on: August 12, 2006 07:44:04 AM »

it's lovely. Can you post a link to the pattern?
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« Reply #5 on: August 12, 2006 08:10:56 AM »

That is beautiful. It would make a pretty choker too.  Wink
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« Reply #6 on: August 12, 2006 11:36:41 AM »

Here's the link to the original pattern - you're right, it would make a nice choker - perhaps with a bronzy embroidary thread, leather cord and amber beads?

http://web.archive.org/web/20001205040900/www.crochetpartners.org/Patterns/CPpat216.html

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« Reply #7 on: August 13, 2006 06:55:30 PM »

what a great idea!  makes it so much more special.  looks beautiful - great job!!
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« Reply #8 on: August 13, 2006 07:25:40 PM »

That is amazing!  I've tried thread crochet and just couldn't manage...  You must have the patience of a saint!  Excellent work!
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« Reply #9 on: August 17, 2006 07:18:52 AM »

This is so pretty, thanks so much for the link.
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