January 22, 2008 at 4:31 pm | Posted in All Finished Crafts | Leave a comment
Tags: bracelet, cotton, tatting, thread, white
As usual, I got frustrated by the coming exams. Several tempting new materials had arrived in my mail, but I could not start any projects so far. I only managed to practice the cluny pattern a few more times during my short trip to France last week. Continue Reading Practice makes perfect?…..!…
January 10, 2008 at 4:41 pm | Posted in All Finished Crafts, Craft - How-to's, Craft - Websites | 2 Comments
Tags: angel, cotton, crochet, links, pattern, tatting, thread
I was sort of surprised to find out the fancy Cluny leaves can also be achieved by tatting, so I pick up my doll needle to make a try. There is a very good tutorial on tatting the Cluny leaves with needles. Obviously, this is a technique I cannot master so easily. I repeated the angle pattern 3 times to get the two wings (more or less) symmetric. I am still hesitated to claim that I know how to do the leaf: more practice is definitely necessary before trying more serious patterns.
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January 1, 2008 at 2:52 pm | Posted in Craft - How-to's, Craft - Websites | 23 Comments
Tags: clover, cotton, crochet, pattern, thread
The pattern was drew by hands. I found two trivial/ignorable mistakes (at the beginning of the 4th and 5th round) in the pattern this morning. Hopefully the following description can help to sort it out. Please let me know if you find any mistakes, so I can improve the pattern.
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December 23, 2007 at 9:33 pm | Posted in All Finished Crafts, Craft - Books, Craft - People | Leave a comment
Tags: alan dart, bone, cotton, knit, thread, white
“The exams for this year” are finished, but I have been sort of trapped in a working-hard me and couldn’t get out of it immediately after the exams. We are going to another city to visit a friend tomorrow. I hope this would help.
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