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vraedwulf
« on: January 14, 2010 11:10:30 AM »

Hi all!

I just learned to crochet recently (at a christmas cookie baking party) and I wanted to post the fruits of my labor! It's pretty basic, but I feel like I've done well.

Granny Square

Cotton Variegated Yarn, "H" hook
Used Double Crochet (dc) and Chain Stitch (cs)

Washcloth

Cotton Variegated Yar, "H" hook
Note: I made a mistake and started adding more loops to each row, which is why the pattern changes throughout the washcloth. Oops!
Used Chain Stitch  (cs) and Single Crochet (sc)

Washcloth

Cotton Variegated Yarn, "H" hook
Used Chain Stitch (cs) and Double Crochet (dc)

Hat

Cotton Variegated Yarn, "H" hook
Used a pattern I found online

Lace Square

Cotton "Sugar 'n Cream" Variegated Yarn in Renegade
Pattern found in "Encyclopedia of Crochet"

Leaf

Cotton "Sugar 'n Cream" Variegated Yarn in Renegade
Pattern found in "Encyclopedia of Crochet"

Washcloth

Cotton "Sugar 'n Cream" Variegated Yarn in Renegade
Pattern found in "Encyclopedia of Crochet"

Washcloth

Cotton "Sugar 'n Cream" Variegated Yarn in Renegade
Pattern I made up

Crochet Hook Case


Acrylic "Vanna's Choice" Yarn in Olive, Medium Weight (more than one skein)
Pattern Here: http://www.crochetspot.com/free-crochet-pattern-crochet-hook-case/

Fuzzy Scarf
(No Picture)
Fun Fur Yarn (Fun Fur is Evil!)

Breezy Ripples Beanie

Acrylic "Red Heart Collage" Yarn in Rust, Worsted (Medium) Weight, "G" hook
Note: In real life it really does look rust colored, not so orange
Pattern Here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=333533.0

Breezy Ripples Scarf

Acrylic "Red Heart Collage" Yarn in Rust, Worsted (Medium) Weight, "G" hook
Note: A little closer to the real color
Pattern Link Here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=304221.0

Matching Set


Rose Blossom

Acrylic "Red Heart Collage" Yarn in Rust, Worsted (Medium) Weight, "E" hook
Note: In real life it really does look rust colored, not so red
Pattern Here: http://www.crochetspot.com/crochet-flower-pattern-rose/

Rose Leaves

Acrylic "Vanna's Choice" Yarn in Olive, Medium Weight, "E" hook
Pattern Here: http://www.crochetspot.com/crochet-flower-pattern-rose/

Whew! wow, it didn't seem like much as I was doing it, but now that I've had to type it all up, that was a lot! Hahaha, anyway, tell me what you think!!!

Thanks!
vraedwulf


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« Reply #1 on: January 14, 2010 11:46:08 AM »

Cool stuff especially for a beginner. Great job keep up the great work.
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« Reply #2 on: January 14, 2010 12:03:03 PM »

This is awesome for a beginner, you can really see your progress
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« Reply #3 on: January 14, 2010 01:54:41 PM »

Keep up the GREAT work.. . isn't it so addicting..  I mean fun to crochet? haha  before you know it you will designing your own patterns and such.  Enjoy your new hobby/addiction. 
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« Reply #4 on: January 15, 2010 08:47:04 AM »

They're lovely, you really picked it up fast. Really nice
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« Reply #5 on: January 15, 2010 09:35:09 AM »

Thank you all for your kind words. I'm glad to hear that you all think they look okay!

vraedwulf
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« Reply #6 on: January 15, 2010 09:38:37 AM »

Great work! I hope you continue to enjoy crocheting! Cheesy
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« Reply #7 on: January 15, 2010 10:47:30 AM »

wow, you've been busy!!  I love your squares, but I especially love your flowers!!  Great job!!  Keep enjoying yourself.  You're on your way to great projects!!
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« Reply #8 on: January 15, 2010 12:22:59 PM »

You're doing really well!  And thanks for the link to the crochet case, I really like that!
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