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« on: May 03, 2010 06:44:13 AM »

Here's the newest of my hand crocheted cotton fabric rag rugs.   Measurement: 28" diameter.
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« Reply #1 on: May 03, 2010 06:49:41 AM »

I just love these types of rugs. I really like the colors in yours.

Are these hard to do? What size crochet hook do you use?
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« Reply #2 on: May 03, 2010 06:58:29 AM »

Fabulous rug! Love the color scheme. I've always wanted to try making one of these.
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« Reply #3 on: May 03, 2010 07:35:20 AM »

Looks like it came out very nice.
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« Reply #4 on: May 03, 2010 08:42:54 AM »

I love this.  Smiley  Ive been wanting to make one for the kitchen but, Ive got so many things I need to make before I start on this project.  Did ya use a pattern or just wing it? 
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« Reply #5 on: May 03, 2010 08:45:40 AM »

What a lovely rag rug! Have your tried tarn (t-shirt-yarn) yet? They make some cool looking rugs too.
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« Reply #6 on: May 03, 2010 09:50:42 PM »

wow that is nice! I love making rugs but I have never made one that is this beautiful. very very good job!!
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« Reply #7 on: May 04, 2010 03:49:39 AM »

Lovely!  My nanna used to make these, and I've a real soft spot for them.  This one's very sweet.

I'd be interested to know what size hook you used, and how thick you made your fabric strips?  I've tried these and had it end in disaster - I think it's coz I'm too rough and lazy, and make my strips too wide. Smiley

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« Reply #8 on: May 04, 2010 07:38:09 AM »

Wow, its beautiful! I don't have the patience to make a rug, and even if I did I think I'd spaz over people walking over it...
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« Reply #9 on: May 04, 2010 06:03:51 PM »

Great job! i love rag rugs.
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