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« on: February 05, 2013 01:40:56 PM »



Jute comes in colors other than brown or green!! I didn't realize this until I came across it on a florist site. The drawback: a spool of 100 yards is twice the price of the regular jute found at the hardware store, and that excludes the shipping.  Well, after I splurged on a spool of navy blue, I crocheted a small basket to showcase this beautiful agavoides and some sedum. I didn't put any soil in there.  The succulents will last a very long time.

I worked in a spiral with single crochet stitches and an F-hook.  I wrapped the last round of half-double crochet stitches around a wire ring that I made from 19 gauge wire. The hanger is also made from the same gauge wire. The hook is an ornament hook.
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« Reply #1 on: February 05, 2013 01:57:42 PM »

I love it!  Definitely worth the price of the navy jute. Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: February 07, 2013 02:40:11 PM »

I love this! I'm definetely adding this to my queue!
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