Sunday, April 28

WONDER WOOL WALES...at the Royal Welsh Show ground....fabulous time

Really enjoyed the show and the company too, thanks Erika and Jo for making the day so enjoyable.
About a 69mile journey and a very winding road so it took us 2 hours to get there and the same back but well worth the effort
Here's to the next trip.
I bought something to hold me up yet again, not a good idea at the moment.....
2 vintage crochet books, I've already got a list of ideas to try out using the books as inspiration
this one on Suz Place I jsut had to try out and...
 
ANOTHER SIMPLE STAR DESIGN
this simple star, although it is described in the book as a flower to be appied.
I think it looks a bit like a star fish with slightly curved legs.
That might change as they get joined together and of course a star fish has 5 legs....but you need six or eight to join together in a throw, wrap or shawl and it lie flat, 5 would make it into a curved 3D shape.
 
Lots more experimenting to do with this design before I have finished, I just made the first in one colour for speed....as I haven't been blogging as much as I usually do.
Will try to do better.lol
 
Happy Hooking
 

2 comments:

  1. I love your new star design inspired by a 19th century flower design!

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  2. Hi Sandra, thanks lots more to come two fabulous vintage books with lots that can be adapted to modern crochet so watch this space lol
    Hugs x

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