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Topic: Mobile Phone Sleeping bag/cosy (Tunisian Crochet)  (Read 2293 times)
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zombiecazz
« on: February 12, 2008 02:05:24 PM »

Sometimes called afghan crochet, Tunisian crochet is usually done with a long hook that has a bit on the end so your stitches don't fall off.

Anyway I don't have one of those hooks.....
So I picked up a normal crochet hook and my readers digest guide to all things crafty and taught myself how to do Tunisian crochet.

So this is what I made:



It's a mobile cosy or as I call it a mobile sleeping bag. Can you tell what the logo is?



I've used various different stitches: Basic (knit), purl, crossed and stocking. The logo is all done in stocking.



All snuggled up.

So that was fun and now I need to get a proper tunisian hook.
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ManifestContent
« Reply #1 on: February 12, 2008 02:27:52 PM »

Is that the symbol from Star Trek???
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zombiecazz
« Reply #2 on: February 12, 2008 03:14:13 PM »

Yes. Cool it's recognisable.
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« Reply #3 on: February 14, 2008 01:46:04 PM »

Yay I win!

lol

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Blueice
« Reply #4 on: February 16, 2008 01:40:49 PM »

That's great!  I would like to do tunisian crochet - there just doesn't seem to be enough time to do all the great crafts I want to.
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zombiecazz
« Reply #5 on: February 17, 2008 10:49:00 AM »

yup i have the same problem. There are so many things that I want to do....but at least I have something started in lots crafts. every now and then I even manage to finish something. Grin
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DixieGirl08
« Reply #6 on: February 18, 2008 01:47:38 PM »

That's neat!
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