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Old 07-29-2007, 11:29 PM   #11
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The kit helps a lot! I knew nothing before. It doesn't help so much with how to read actual crochet patterns with all the abbreviations and all that, but with good concise directions on all the basic stitches and techniques it has been great!
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Old 07-30-2007, 12:39 AM   #12
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I think you may have just inspired me to learn to crochet.

But first I need to finish my endless list of knitting items, else I should never finish them.

But seeing that flower gave me endless design possibilities. great job!
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Old 07-30-2007, 02:46 PM   #13
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Looks awesome!

There are lots of wonderful things you can do with crochet and for ages I only ever knew double crochet.

I hope you have fun! Just think of all the fun things you can do with yarn now!
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Old 07-30-2007, 08:05 PM   #14
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Congrats! Lovely flowerCan't wait to see what else you create.

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Yay well done! You've done it really well - it's very even :-) and the yarn's pretty, take a look at

for what you can do with the flowers :-) I made one of these for the Beltane fire festival in Edinburgh, got lots of compliments ;-)
Willow, I've been looking for just such patterns. Thank you for sharing.
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Old 07-30-2007, 11:49 PM   #15
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Good job! That flower is so pretty!

I have tried crocheting, but my tension is always way off! (One stitch too tight, the next too loose!)
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Old 08-01-2007, 05:10 PM   #16
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Thanks KnitQueen! I think I will give it another try. When I finally finish all of my UFOs!
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