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« on: May 14, 2007 08:13:00 AM »

I've been very busy preparing for finals, but I took some time to crochet a little last night.  It's a good de-stresser. I found this pattern, but I didn't have any crochet thread, so I made some.  I had always thought my Sinphonia looked like really thick cross-stitch thread and it occurred to me that I might be able to pull it into sections like you do cross-stitch thread. I took long pieces of my Sinphonia and unplyed it.  It is made up of 6 strands so I split it up with 2 strands per piece.

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Sorry it's sideways.  That is a quarter next to it for a size reference.  I used a size 7 steel hook.

Here is the pattern:
http://web.archive.org/web/20030809213702/www.craftideas.com/craftArticle/260/print.html
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« Reply #1 on: May 14, 2007 02:11:53 PM »

great work!
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« Reply #2 on: May 14, 2007 11:44:32 PM »

very pretty Smiley 
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« Reply #3 on: May 15, 2007 12:02:17 PM »

Very cute!
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« Reply #4 on: May 17, 2007 07:27:59 PM »

very nice! love the color. that was really clever of you to "make" your own thread!  Cheesy
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