Practice makes perfect?…..!

January 22, 2008 at 4:31 pm | Posted in All Finished Crafts | Leave a comment
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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?…..!…

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To Tat or To Crochet?

January 10, 2008 at 4:41 pm | Posted in All Finished Crafts, Craft - How-to's, Craft - Websites | 2 Comments
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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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The tatted butterfly

October 12, 2007 at 11:05 am | Posted in All Finished Crafts, Craft - People | 6 Comments
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No doubt one simple project is not enough to really master the skills of needle tatting. This time, I made a butterfly with my doll needle.

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Tatting #1

October 2, 2007 at 8:14 pm | Posted in All Finished Crafts, Craft - How-to's, Craft - Websites | Leave a comment
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This is a little challenge for myself during the last weekend.

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