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Topic: Any clues on this crochet technique?  (Read 2370 times)
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« Reply #10 on: August 21, 2009 08:20:55 AM »

Dear Reba - I'm new on this site and not sure how to properly get in touch with you about this crocheting technique you asked about in 2007.  I also have a couple of peices made by a long-dead relative that are like this - did you ever get a pattern?  would you share with me if you did?  Thank you.
Shannon
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« Reply #11 on: August 21, 2009 02:50:45 PM »

Thanks for pulling this thread up out of deep recesses of the board!  I don't know how I missed it.

Anyhow, I tried this out using the instructions Scribble found:


And it worked out just fine.  

Here's the front:


And the back:



It leaves big holes, which is something to be aware of depending on what you want to make using this technique... but using a tighter starting mesh might work... hmm...

ETA: just squinted some more at the pictures the original poster posted, and it looks like there's 3 dc on each bar of the mesh instead of the 2 dc that I did. 
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« Reply #12 on: August 25, 2009 07:58:37 PM »

Thank you Fantasticmio - I've printed out the instructions and will give it a try.  Do appreciate so much you taking the time to look into this and experiment with the stitch.  thank you again.
Shannon
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