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Topic: Jacob's Snakes And Ladders - epic scrap blanket  (Read 26340 times)
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« on: February 28, 2012 02:52:08 PM »

I don't use the word "epic" very often, but it's the first one that comes to mind with this blanket!

The stats:
Yarn: Bernat Satin scraps, approximately 2835 yards
Hook: 5.5mm, I/9
Technique: Jacob's Ladders
What's new? : going in odd directions and criss-crossing them
Time to make: 8 days.  Seriously.   Seriously.

I worked on this while my fiance played the Mass Effect 3 free demo:


Here's a close-up:


And the back:




The question now, is... what am I going to work on when the game actually does come out??

ETA: Jacob's Ladder tutorial: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=404842.0
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« Reply #1 on: February 28, 2012 02:58:00 PM »

Epic is right. So beautiful.
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« Reply #2 on: February 28, 2012 03:15:30 PM »




The question now, is... what am I going to work on when the game actually does come out??

I dunno...world crochet domination?? Amazing!!
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« Reply #3 on: February 28, 2012 03:16:40 PM »

I would love a pattern for this.  How did you get the criss cross effect?

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« Reply #4 on: February 28, 2012 03:21:05 PM »

Simply amazing. Please include a progress pic so people can understand just how fabulous this really is, I know I was astonished the first time I saw you gather up those ladders.
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« Reply #5 on: February 28, 2012 03:26:19 PM »

Thanks everyone!

Here's a progress pic:


I'll be making up a tute soon!
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« Reply #6 on: February 28, 2012 03:31:14 PM »

That is beautiful!
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« Reply #7 on: February 28, 2012 03:51:07 PM »

That's really awesome! I'll be curious to have a tute and get an idea on how this is done!  Smiley
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« Reply #8 on: February 28, 2012 03:54:19 PM »

*speechless*  fantasticmio, that is epic!
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« Reply #9 on: February 28, 2012 04:02:49 PM »

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