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Topic: Purple Delta Mesh shawl (updated, now a poncho)  (Read 4902 times)
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« on: August 22, 2004 04:32:41 AM »


based on http://hassdesign.com/DeltaCrochetTechniques/, using two strands of double-knit (DK) thickness yarn with a N/10mm hook. Basically started it yesterday afternoon and finished it this afternoon. I'm debating about doing another one and partly sewing/crocheting them together into a big poncho...

Okay I made it into a poncho. it came out a *little* big for my 5'2" body but oh well. It certainly makes a statement I guess. I'd add fringe but I think it'd be in danger of dragging on the ground if I start adding on more things.

Might shorten up the neck hole too...

Edit again: Looking at it and feeling it, I'd rather have two shawls. I'm ripping out the seam holding them together now...
« Last Edit: August 23, 2004 02:10:18 PM by CaradeaHamstergirl » THIS ROCKS   Logged

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« Reply #1 on: August 22, 2004 03:11:54 PM »

Great Job!! I was contemplating doing the same pattern,
but since I have to many other projects, it might take a while ;p
It looks very well done and the purple color is awesome!!
I like your idea on making another one to make a poncho out of.
The only thing that I can think of to make a poncho better,
is going over the top end in sc to firm it up a bit, but your the designer,
and it would be awesome for you to post a pic if you do decide
to make it into a poncho!
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« Reply #2 on: August 23, 2004 12:27:42 PM »

That pattern is great! I'll have to give it a try sometime ^^
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« Reply #3 on: August 24, 2004 10:27:30 AM »

Pretty purple shawl!! Aww, it's too bad that the poncho didn't work out but now you have two shawls. Cheesy
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