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« on: September 13, 2007 07:27:29 AM »





I found a nice weekend project on Crochet Me Magazine, the Galaxy Top by Katy Westcott.
This is what you could be doing in a weekend with bad rainy weather, or an extremely hot summer day like it is now in Florida.
All you need is a cotton yarn and some leftover fabric or an old T Shirt to revamp.
To be honest, sugar and cream yarn is kind of a pour choice to work with for crochet, it is pretty rough on your hands. It was the perfect color choice for my fabric, so i went for it anyway.

As for the fabric, I had a little green jersey leftover form the Green T.

I crochet only the adjustable circles (after reading this tutorial on The Magical Adjustable Ring by Donna Hulka) and then zig zagged a chain stitch in between for the tops neckline.
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« Reply #1 on: September 13, 2007 07:32:30 AM »

I love the top!  It really looks good.
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« Reply #2 on: September 13, 2007 07:51:20 AM »

i like the colors you used, they go really well together.
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« Reply #3 on: September 13, 2007 10:30:47 AM »

Very Cute. I like it...will surely try one tonight...shall post the result hopefully in 3 days....excuse me as i have my 10 month old daughter who keeps me on my toes during daytime..
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« Reply #4 on: September 13, 2007 11:39:56 AM »

Oh, my, this is beautyful! You did a great job.
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« Reply #5 on: September 13, 2007 02:52:29 PM »

it looks fantastic, what a great neckline!
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« Reply #6 on: September 13, 2007 03:17:37 PM »

I absoludtely love this top!  :)I especially love the colors, your right the shades of green goes great, even if it didn't feel so good, lol.
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« Reply #7 on: September 14, 2007 03:26:06 PM »

That looks great!
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« Reply #8 on: September 14, 2007 03:35:25 PM »

That is a wonderful job! You're tee is so cool now. Wow!!
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« Reply #9 on: September 14, 2007 06:58:19 PM »

VERY NICE! I love the colors of the yarn it works so well with the fabric! Great job!
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