A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: Did you know you can view all images posted by a member? Learn how here!
Total Members: 296,720
Currently Running With Scissors:
730 Guests and 27 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: [1] 2  All
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: Darby's Diagonal Stitch Blanket  (Read 11314 times)
Tags for this thread: holiday_gift_man  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
PeterButterJelly
« on: August 19, 2009 09:47:44 PM »

Recently finished Darby's Diagonal Stitch Blanket. Pattern can be found here http://www.crochetcabana.com/stitches/diag-box-st.htm It fits a queen sized bed. Definitely one of the larger projects I have worked on and finished. This was a gift for my boyfriend Smiley








(more details in my blog)
« Last Edit: August 19, 2009 10:04:54 PM by PeterButterJelly » THIS ROCKS   Logged

summertimerolls
Offline Offline

Posts: 1085
Joined: 05-Aug-2007

"I hope this works"


View Profile available for personal swaps
« Reply #1 on: August 19, 2009 10:30:02 PM »

This is really beautiful.  I love the colors and the stitch.  Thanks for sharing.  I hope the boy liked it.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

PM me if you are interested in a personal swap.
PeterButterJelly
« Reply #2 on: August 19, 2009 10:44:53 PM »

This is really beautiful.  I love the colors and the stitch.  Thanks for sharing.  I hope the boy liked it.

Yes he did because he knows I worked on it for months! Plus it was his gift for getting into med school. Smiley
THIS ROCKS   Logged

ConnieStieler
« Reply #3 on: August 20, 2009 06:40:28 AM »

I just copied the tute for this!!! I love the look of this stitch, great job!! 
THIS ROCKS   Logged
Nven
Also known as Aeramel
Offline Offline

Posts: 870
Joined: 05-Oct-2007


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #4 on: August 20, 2009 06:50:40 AM »

Wow that is nice!  And huge!  Good work!!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Interested in personal swaps; offering knits for eco baby and mama items.
Rylizbeth
Offline Offline

Posts: 425
Joined: 01-Dec-2003

I don't remember...


View Profile
« Reply #5 on: August 20, 2009 09:53:57 AM »

I REALLY like this. Yours more than the one in the tutorial. The one in the tut has too many holes for my liking...yours is nice and smooth (for lack of a better word)
« Last Edit: August 20, 2009 09:55:39 AM by Rylizbeth » THIS ROCKS   Logged
PeterButterJelly
« Reply #6 on: August 20, 2009 10:01:35 AM »

I REALLY like this. Yours more than the one in the tutorial. The one in the tut has too many holes for my liking...yours is nice and smooth (for lack of a better word)

Thanks! You're very sweet. I think it was because I used an H(5.00mm) hook for Vanna's Choice yarn on the blanket.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Fringey
« Reply #7 on: August 21, 2009 11:52:54 AM »

Wow that's awesome. I am always amazed at the blankets and afghans people post here. I don't think I have the patience to work on the same thing for so long (I make hats and ami mostly). I really like yours, the stitch and color combination is beautiful - classy and masculine - and it looks very well made. Great job!
THIS ROCKS   Logged
Lucy_Stardust
« Reply #8 on: August 21, 2009 04:21:42 PM »

very pretty !!!!! i love the yarn you used, i use this stitch alot i am currently using it to make a wrap for my fall camping trip Smiley
THIS ROCKS   Logged
stringofpearls
« Reply #9 on: December 02, 2009 10:38:24 PM »

COZY! I love this blanket Smiley
THIS ROCKS   Logged
Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] 2  All Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
How to Cook Somen Noodles
How to Make Healthy Shirataki Noodles
Sushi Push-Pops to Be the Next Big Thing
How to Make Perfect Tamanishiki Rice
How to Prepare Vegetarian Sushi
Latest Blog Articles
Tute Tuesday: Art Pen Case
Sock It To Me!
Meatless Monday: Kale and Edamame Salad

Comparison Shopping




Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

Follow Craftster...






Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2014, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.