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princessplum
« on: January 11, 2006 04:22:51 PM »

i was inspired by one of the older posts on this thread (by myrLegacy) and decided to try a small hexagon afghan from just four different yarns... i think it's big enough for a baby....  i like how it turned out and how fast it moved, now i'm working on a huge patchwork one!


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« Reply #1 on: January 12, 2006 06:04:39 AM »

OH i like and would like to try make one my self how hard is it to join them together? That is the problem i have is sewing stuff together
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« Reply #2 on: January 12, 2006 06:27:44 AM »

Your blanket is lovely!
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« Reply #3 on: January 12, 2006 06:33:05 AM »

The design is great and I love the colors.
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myrLegacy
« Reply #4 on: March 31, 2006 08:27:35 PM »

wow! i just found your post.  i love your afghan.  it looks much more color co-ordinated than mine.
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« Reply #5 on: March 31, 2006 10:26:06 PM »

OH i like and would like to try make one my self how hard is it to join them together? That is the problem i have is sewing stuff together

I have the same problem...
I am also curious about how long it took to finish after the crochet was done?

It's very pretty Smiley
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« Reply #6 on: April 01, 2006 05:24:15 PM »

I'm working on a hexagon afghan right now and I'm worried about how it's going to go together.

The pattern I have calls for a border the whole way around the outside edge, to give it a 'finished' look.

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Aphadon
« Reply #7 on: April 02, 2006 01:44:39 PM »

That's really cool! It seems like a good stashbuster project, for someone who likes to combine yarn types and colours. I've been planning on doing some type of square blanket, but I might go with this style instead. Great job!
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« Reply #8 on: February 19, 2007 06:37:06 PM »

woops! i haven't had any time to be on craftster in like forever!

could be a moot point by now, but it only took a few hours (in total...  15 minutes here, 30 minutes there) to put it together.

after i finished each hexagon i left a yarn tail about as long as four sides of the hexagaon, and used the tails to sew them together. 

if you hold them together, it's pretty easy to see where they match up and how to sew them.  g'luck!
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« Reply #9 on: February 19, 2007 08:19:06 PM »

very nice.  I have a baby blanket made out of hex a grannys. Cheesy
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