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« on: May 04, 2011 03:14:19 PM »

     I couldn't resist making this pattern for my cousin who is a cat lover after seeing it on tjw1962's youtube crochet channel. I used all the colors she just redecorated her dining room with so it will be perfect for her comfy rattan rocker, I hope she likes it.




I want one for myself and I might do it in black and orange for a Halloween throw.
Thanks for looking =)
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« Reply #1 on: May 04, 2011 03:27:51 PM »

Oh wow! They do look like little cats! Do you have the link to where you got the pattern? I have a hard time finding things on youtube, and would love to make this for my aunt for Christmas, she loves cats!
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« Reply #2 on: May 04, 2011 03:35:39 PM »

tjw1962 on youtube is Teresa from Art of Crochet. She has a post with pattern for that afghan here

That afghan is pretty cute, but all the cat lovers I know have cats - something with holes like that wouldn't last long with kitty claws around! It's very clever though!
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« Reply #3 on: May 04, 2011 03:38:19 PM »

I know what you mean sometimes its impossible to find things there. =)
http://www.youtube.com/user/tjw1963#p/c/608EA64FF1FB88F7/25/qG5dt2dPYsY

Here is the link to her blog with the written pattern
http://crochet-mania.blogspot.com/2009/04/abstract-crochet-cats.html
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« Reply #4 on: May 04, 2011 07:22:40 PM »

I received an afghan with that pattern as a wedding gift 5 years ago.  It's fun to see the looks on my friends faces when they realize that the whole pattern is cats.
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« Reply #5 on: May 09, 2011 07:31:29 PM »

I made a sample block with that pattern.  It works up really fast.  I made it into a tote, but it's not holding up well. 

Your afghan looks great!!
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« Reply #6 on: August 23, 2011 02:54:34 AM »

I'm using this pattern for a blue-colored blanket. It was going to be a wedding present for my brother and sister-in-law, but two years later - it's probably going to be for their baby-to-be. That way it can be smaller too.

Anyhow, your blanket it really pretty!
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« Reply #7 on: September 19, 2011 06:32:19 AM »

That's such a cute pattern. I'm not a cat person, but I like it. Perhaps when I let myself crochet new things again (so many projects that need to be finished!) I'll try this out. Thanks for sharing.
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« Reply #8 on: September 19, 2011 09:59:41 AM »

I'm sure your cousin will love it!  Thanks for the blog link.  I've bookmarked it for a future project.
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« Reply #9 on: September 21, 2011 07:03:48 AM »

Thank You All!

She did love it and proudly displays it for all to see and yells at those who try and use it. LOL
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