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« on: September 02, 2007 12:24:37 AM »

Hi, I just found a (long) double ended crochet hook yesterday at my local thrifstore, and being still quite a novice crocheter I don't know what you use those for..

A quick googling seems to suggest it'd be reversible tunisian crochet, but a lady said she could do a scarf in no time..

Any idea/suggestion would be appreciated, thanks !!
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« Reply #1 on: September 02, 2007 08:29:57 AM »

i'm not sure we're talking about the same thing, but i have a double-ended hook here. each end has a different size of hook, so i got a small one and a big one for a smaller price. i only use one end in each project, though.
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« Reply #2 on: September 02, 2007 09:51:20 PM »

You can use them to make reversible blankets, dishcloths, scarves. I have one it's a size H but both ends are the same size the one you have colorlessblue sounds interesting. I have some books that came with mine that shows how to even make a ripple.
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« Reply #3 on: September 03, 2007 03:23:54 AM »

You can use them to make reversible blankets, dishcloths, scarves. I have one it's a size H but both ends are the same size the one you have colorlessblue sounds interesting. I have some books that came with mine that shows how to even make a ripple.

Thanks, yep mine seems the same size on both ends too. Wasn't any booklet with mine though..  ;-)
I'll have to do google that then to see if I can find any instructions or patterns online..

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« Reply #4 on: September 03, 2007 09:10:21 AM »

those are called crohooks and can be used for crochetnit. there are some threads around here explaining crochetnit and double ended hooks:

http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=75909.msg712323;topicseen#msg712323

http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=129258.msg1253517;topicseen#msg1253517

http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=88848.msg838517;topicseen#msg838517

http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=164057.msg1663859#msg1663859

http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=141165.msg1388208#msg1388208
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« Reply #5 on: September 03, 2007 09:28:43 AM »



Oh Wow, thanks SO much for that !!   Grin Grin Grin
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