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« on: September 15, 2013 06:41:41 PM »

I don't know what this yarn is. I bought it at a liquidation center, and I'm pretty sure it was something that was hanging out in someone's personal stash. I worked up the hat with a g-hook, and it all came together nicely. I think it's a nylon blend. The bottom edging is crocodile stitch. I have come to the conclusion that I dig it as an edging or for small projects (like wrist cuffs), but I think, in heavier yarn, it's always going to work up too heavy for me if it's more than a detail. Great little stitch, though.

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« Reply #1 on: September 16, 2013 07:58:09 AM »

I love this hat, and those scales take it up a notch or two.
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« Reply #2 on: September 16, 2013 09:01:24 AM »

I love this hat, and those scales take it up a notch or two.

Thank you! I think this stitch might become my new favorite edging. It's a lot of fun.
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« Reply #3 on: September 16, 2013 12:06:16 PM »

Beautiful! I just featured this project on Craftster's Facebook page. Thanks for sharing. Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: September 16, 2013 04:02:41 PM »

Beautiful! I just featured this project on Craftster's Facebook page. Thanks for sharing. Smiley

Oh, wow! Thank you! That's really flattering; I'm so thrilled you liked it so much.
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« Reply #5 on: September 25, 2013 09:20:21 AM »

lovely & great use of crocodile stitch Grin
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« Reply #6 on: September 25, 2013 11:08:12 AM »

lovely & great use of crocodile stitch Grin

Thank you! I find myself adding it to everything now. I totally blame the hat.
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