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« on: June 17, 2010 05:24:22 PM »



This is a seriously awesome pattern, and a great way to use up scrap yarn or left over yarns too! here's a video tutorial on how to do it -

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FXW7U9tsdK4

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JfipTZKP7Xs&feature=channel   


The first one is part 1, the 2nd video is part 2!

For those of you who cant watch videos - here's the written directions -

http://www.crochetme.com/media/p/89937.aspx

So who's in?

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« Reply #1 on: June 17, 2010 05:43:58 PM »

Okay, I'm new. What exactly is a crochetalong?  Huh Tongue

And I wonder why I never thought of that pattern... I've done stuff similar to it before. Tongue
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« Reply #2 on: June 17, 2010 06:37:28 PM »

Okay, I'm new. What exactly is a crochetalong?  Huh Tongue

A crochetalong is where a pattern is proposed and several crocheters all make the pattern, comparing photos along the way and sharing the results.

I really like this pattern and lord knows I have plenty of scraps lying around but I'm already in the middle of several projects Grin

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« Reply #3 on: June 17, 2010 08:22:41 PM »

Okay, I'm new. What exactly is a crochetalong?  Huh Tongue

A crochetalong is where a pattern is proposed and several crocheters all make the pattern, comparing photos along the way and sharing the results.


Oh okay. Cool.  Thanks! Grin
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« Reply #4 on: June 19, 2010 06:01:35 AM »

Hmmmm...tempted! I have some yarn to burn through and this looks more fun than my boring sc rows that I was doing. I was thinking about the afghan that looks like rows of tulips, but the yarn colors I have weren't the best choice for that. I only have 3 colors of the yarn, but it could still work, so... this could win out!
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« Reply #5 on: June 20, 2010 10:57:01 AM »

I'd love to join!  I've got a TON of bright orange yarn, and I think it would look good in two colors (I like orange with grey). 
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« Reply #6 on: June 20, 2010 08:41:21 PM »

After I get off work I will take pics of my wave afghan so far!
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« Reply #7 on: June 25, 2010 11:04:45 AM »

That is a gorgeous afghan. I've never crocheted an afghan before but I might try now.
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« Reply #8 on: June 25, 2010 04:41:17 PM »

Alot of it is patience and time consuming so make sure you can dedicate at least an hour a day to be able to do the afghan.  Smiley  I need to work more on mine.
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« Reply #9 on: July 10, 2010 04:57:58 PM »

Have wanted to use this stitch pattern for a long time, so thanks for the push, Lucky...although if I crochet along here I should probably make a scarf rather than a blanket, as I've got a few too many unfinished projects going right now....

However, I do want to point out that the pattern used in the video is not the same as the one pictured here and linked to at the crochetme website.  Just thought this should be noted so that anyone going by the video instruction will know why what they're doing isn't turning out like the picture!
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