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Topic: Picked up my hook again..... :)  (Read 877 times)
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« on: February 21, 2008 12:53:52 AM »

I can do basic crochet, but no fancy stitches, and I've never been able to understand and follow a pattern.
But 5 years ago I made this blanket, I love it, just a bunch of coloured squares dc'd together.

I bought a huge hook crochet book, and 10mm and 12mm hooks, and picked up the hobby again. I made this scarf in 5 hours, I'm a slow worker Smiley My daughter loves it.

Thanks for looking.
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« Reply #1 on: February 21, 2008 01:36:37 AM »

That blanket is absolutely gorgeous... it's now on my list of things I want to make, along with 4 other blankets!
Such beautiful colours...  Grin

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« Reply #2 on: February 21, 2008 02:49:05 AM »

I just used oddments of wool I had lying around. It keeps me warm and snug Cheesy

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« Reply #3 on: February 21, 2008 04:07:42 AM »

Very pretty, love all the colors in the blanket, (hold the wool for me please, I'm allergic *scratch,scratch *lol) Not sure I would have the patience to do all those squares, you did a great job.
« Reply #4 on: February 21, 2008 04:08:29 AM »

I love all the colors, it looks great.  I've been crocheting for over 10 years and still can't seem to get the hang of actually seaming peaces together lol.
« Reply #5 on: February 21, 2008 11:43:38 AM »

Beautifully done! I made one too, after a long time and it did'nt turn out any where as pretty as yours!

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