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ConnieStieler
« on: January 23, 2010 08:47:09 AM »

I really love working with crochet cotton.  It hurts my eyes to no end, but I love it!  I made this bookmark for my best friend Jen.  We love to read, and always trade books with each other.  So in honor of our last trip to the book store, I made her this awesome bookmark.  I'm making one for myself too.  The pictures do no do this justice at all.  It's so much nicer in your hand, or in your favorite book! 



This pic is ultra crappy and I apologize, but it does show the tassel. 


More info at featherwingcrochet.blogspot.com
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« Reply #1 on: January 23, 2010 09:35:59 AM »

This is gorgeous!  If it your pattern?
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« Reply #2 on: January 23, 2010 10:02:01 AM »

Wow! That's great! I don't think I have the patience for such detailed work.  Good job Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: January 23, 2010 10:46:49 AM »

That is really pretty! I love that fan motif.
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« Reply #4 on: January 23, 2010 04:17:03 PM »

That is so pretty - I agree on the cotton.  I love it, hate working with it - so I rarely do.
That bookmark is really pretty - makes me want to read a book (man I wish I had more time in the day to actually read a book - I know, they say to read at night before you go to bed but I always fall asleep reading and end up reading the same page over and over and over again!)

Your friend must have loved it - it is so pretty!  You did a bang up job on it!  Awesome!
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« Reply #5 on: January 23, 2010 04:35:04 PM »

Thanks everyone, I really enjoyed making this bookmark, glad you like it!

This is gorgeous!  If it your pattern?
I found this pattern at crochet pattern central, I have the direct link to this particular pattern on my blog
featherwingcrochet.blogspot.com

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