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Topic: Need help with Yohji pattern (Vickie Howell - Pop Goes Crochet)  (Read 639 times)
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sherrrry561
« on: November 26, 2010 10:12:06 AM »

I am making the Yohji pattern from Vickie Howell's book Pop Goes Crochet.
I have finished crocheting the piece.  The assembly is killing me!
There are step by step directions but I am lost!  Anyone ever make this?
If the diagram was labeled as the written directions are then I think it would give me a clue but it's not!
Any help would be appreciated!
Thanks,
Sherry
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sherrrry561
« Reply #1 on: December 01, 2010 06:34:52 AM »

I have made scans of the pattern......if anyone can help me figure this out I would be one happy girl!
The 18" and 66" notes I wrote in myself, just to remind me of what the finished size should be.

http://i15.photobucket.com/albums/a379/MommyWonka/Crochet%20Projects/Yohjipg1.jpg
http://i15.photobucket.com/albums/a379/MommyWonka/Crochet%20Projects/Yohjipg2.jpg

I don't know what possessed me to make this, especially since the patterns says:  Piecing together is the most complicated part of this project.

I figured:  How hard can it be!?   It's a big rectangle, it gets folded.  Simple.

NOT.    Famous last words!  LOL!


« Last Edit: December 01, 2010 06:37:22 AM by sherrrry561 - Reason: Edited to correct finished project size.....I typed 8 feet, 66 feet instead of inches! Oops : ) » THIS ROCKS   Logged
sherrrry561
« Reply #2 on: January 12, 2011 10:54:03 AM »

So I gave up on trying to assemble this pattern.
I used the piece to make a shrug-like thing for my Mom.  I'll have to get a photo of her in it.

I may use a piece of fabric and attempt the assembly again....it's something that I just HAVE to conquer otherwise it'll just continue to scratch my brain!!!
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HisTechnoAngel
« Reply #3 on: January 13, 2011 04:40:59 PM »

wow, that's certainly interesting... I would try doing it with maybe a piece of paper... make the markings and fold the paper to see if you can get it to look like that... then try again?
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