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« on: February 27, 2012 05:22:58 PM »

I made a bunch of rugs for various people in a variety of colors.




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« Reply #1 on: February 27, 2012 06:05:19 PM »

You have been busy. I love them all.
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« Reply #2 on: February 27, 2012 09:51:51 PM »

Those are nifty.  Grin
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« Reply #3 on: February 28, 2012 04:01:23 AM »

Love your rugs!  Would you share some stats?  Strip width, hook size, finished rug size?  Do you know how much yardage it took?  Thanks for sharing.
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« Reply #4 on: February 28, 2012 07:31:03 AM »

The strips are about one inch wide.  I don't exactly measure, just guess at them.  They are ripped, not cut.  The ripping insures that they are the same width along the length.

As for the hook size, I don't really know.  I made my own hook from a 1/2 inch dowel.

And it probably takes about five yards of material for a rug this size, which is two feet by three feet.

I have some other rugs posted on here and there may be more information in those posts.
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« Reply #5 on: February 28, 2012 03:05:17 PM »

Lovely, I especially like the very multicoloured one!
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« Reply #6 on: February 29, 2012 03:57:29 PM »

very nice Smiley I remember having to save all out clothes for grandma for rag rugs Smiley
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