A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Cookie Policy | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: Please remember to SEARCH before asking a question that may have already been answered. Thanks!
Total Members: 303,109
Currently Running With Scissors:
514 Guests and 3 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop

Pages: [1]
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: Bows and Arrows stole -- my biggest project ever!  (Read 1719 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
« on: May 11, 2006 06:57:46 PM »

So until I made this Bows and Arrows stole for the Ongoing Stuff I Can Make swap, I had only completed a scarf, a hat, and a sock.  I am so proud I finished this I wanted to share it here too.  

The pattern is here: http://bythehook.blogdrive.com/archive/166.html and I used Lion Brand microspun in black.  I didn't use as much as the pattern called for, although the wrap did measure a tad shorter than the pattern said when it was done.  I found the pattern really easy to follow, so much so that after the first completion of it I didn't need to look anymore.

So, if you are a pretty new crocheter, get out there and tackle something that seems crazy! Without the swap I wouldn't have tried anything like this, and now I am happy I did it.  

« Last Edit: February 02, 2010 01:13:33 PM by jungrrl - Reason: fixed a coding issue » THIS ROCKS   Logged
« Reply #1 on: May 11, 2006 09:23:36 PM »

It's lovely! Smiley
Great job!

Just out of curiousity, do you mean you have only made one sock? Sounds like something I would do! Wink


I'm hungry.

I just got a big box of fat quarters... lotsa interesting stuff... always open to personal swaps! Wink
« Reply #2 on: May 11, 2006 09:30:23 PM »

I like microspun yarn, It is so soft.  You stole looks nice! 

« Reply #3 on: May 12, 2006 07:16:43 AM »

thanks for your comments!

I did not mean to make one sock! I got distracted, but I finally started the second one last night.  Smiley

« Reply #4 on: May 12, 2006 08:48:33 AM »

Glad to hear that!  Grin Finishing things is good - though I'm not really one to talk.

I think I've offically finished 2 projects in the 8-9 years I've been crocheting... and one of those was an amiguri I got bored with and didn't make legs for.  Tongue

I'm hungry.

I just got a big box of fat quarters... lotsa interesting stuff... always open to personal swaps! Wink
« Reply #5 on: May 12, 2006 09:12:14 AM »

I have the same problem, and am trying to finish more.  I also have an unfinished granny square bag which the socks distracted me from....

« Reply #6 on: May 13, 2006 07:36:25 AM »

Wow, very nice! I went and snagged the pattern myself, I want to try this one for myself.

Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Jump to:  

only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search

your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
Jeffrey Deever Talks About New Book XO
How to Maintain Your Diet During the Summer
Chuck Thompson on College Football in the South
David Maraniss on the Untold Story of Barack Obama
Katherine Stansfield Performs Her Poem "Oh Bees of Rhode Island"
Latest Blog Articles
Spotlight on: Precious Metal Clay
@Home This Weekend: Clever Containers for Cuttings
September 30, 2015 Featured Projects

Comparison Shopping

Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...

Follow Craftster...

Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2015, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.