Sunday, October 31, 2010

Happy Halloween!


Happy Halloween!

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Also, the tiny project from earlier in the week. I finally tried out tunisian crochet. I think Sebastian approves.

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Gotta love the catnip trance at the end. heh Catnip toys are one of the best things for practicing new stitches - nice and small and no one complains if you do make a mistake in the stitch! Since I don't have the right hooks for a larger project, this was perfect for trying it out on my regular hooks. =)


Here's a still shot. I love the look of this stitch - almost a woven look instead of very obviously crochet.

2 comments:

  1. Love the look of that stitch. It is really pretty. I kind of fell in love with it when it was in Interweave Crochet a few issues back.


    And your last photo is hilarious. Cats are so darned funny.

    How is your menagerie doing this week?

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  2. Yeah, Sebastian's always good for some great action shots when a new catnip toy needs a mini-photoshoot. lol We're having a better week critter-wise too. Found a better-quality low-fat food for Reilly and got the whole crew a nice water fountain. =)

    This stitch was just demo'd on Knit & Crochet Now maybe a couple weeks ago too. LOVED it so I had to try it out. I'm using it to make the strap for a bag I crocheted a while back. I think I need a longer hook though - my hand hurts doing it after only a small # of rows so it's been slow going.

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