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« on: March 12, 2011 07:08:41 AM »

I love stars. Looking around my living room right now, I can count about fifteen of them hanging on my walls in one form or another. Oddly enough, I have never attempted to crochet one, until now.  (Weird, I know.)

I got the pattern from someone on Ravelry.  (Oh how I LOVE that website!)





And here's the yarn I used- Hobby Lobby's I Love This Yarn Sparkle.  It is soooo soft, and affordable!

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« Reply #1 on: March 12, 2011 11:56:37 AM »

Hi Joanie, They look good! You could probably do a connecting chain in between each point all around and string them up like a garland. There is no Hobby Lobby near me! Boo-Hoo!!!


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« Reply #2 on: March 13, 2011 06:03:06 AM »

Thank you Maria.  The garland idea is a good one.  I haven't decided what to do with them yet.  I thought I was going to make them into a shawl, but I had trouble connecting them.  The points of the star just did not look right when I attempted to add them to the mesh.  If anyone has any tips on how to join these stars together, I'd love to hear them. Smiley Smiley Smiley Smiley

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« Reply #3 on: March 13, 2011 10:23:42 AM »

I love them!
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« Reply #4 on: March 17, 2011 04:08:54 AM »

Your stars are very cute!

I've been seeing that yarn posted many times and I really want to get my hands on some! I don't live near a hobby lobby and their online store doesn't have that yarn. The closest they have is this http://shop.hobbylobby.com/store/item.aspx?ItemId=150684 Could this be it?
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« Reply #5 on: March 17, 2011 05:19:53 PM »

Yep...That's the stuff, and that's the color I used...Peacock.  Give it a try.  The yarn blows Red Heart Supersaver out of the water in the softness department.
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