Instructables: exploring - living - crochet - afghan http://www.instructables.com Wed, 1 Oct 2014 16:13:39 PDT BLOX v1.01 Puppy Dog Hooded Afghan http://www.instructables.com/id/Puppy-Dog-Hooded-Afghan/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FXC/DY07/FCHYO9FM/FXCDY07FCHYO9FM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXC/DY07/FCHYO9FM/FXCDY07FCHYO9FM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXC/DY07/FCHYO9FM/FXCDY07FCHYO9FM.SMALL.jpg christenak This is my original design and was crocheted in Red Heart soft baby in blue and white. I have made several using pink or green as the background. This is one of my favorite gifts to give to expectant mothers. The eyes and nose are buttons which are securely attached by sewing them on using yarn.
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Sun, 17 Feb 2008 17:37:46 PST
Valentine Baby Afghan http://www.instructables.com/id/Valentine-Baby-Afghan/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/8M33/FCHYOD42/FOI8M33FCHYOD42.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/8M33/FCHYOD42/FOI8M33FCHYOD42.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/8M33/FCHYOD42/FOI8M33FCHYOD42.SMALL.jpg deadalchemist I crocheted this using Lion Brand's Ocean Waves Baby Afghan pattern but with my own little twists to it. It's a little larger than the original pattern and I used Jiffy instead of Cotton-Ease. So my afghan is not really "ocean waves." I thought it would be the perfect valentine's day gift for my ...
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Sun, 17 Feb 2008 13:23:12 PST
Bev's Crocheted Item's http://www.instructables.com/id/Bevs-Crocheted-Items/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/8X7W/FCEILQIX/F3C8X7WFCEILQIX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/8X7W/FCEILQIX/F3C8X7WFCEILQIX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/8X7W/FCEILQIX/F3C8X7WFCEILQIX.SMALL.jpg bevneal01 1.Emily Sweater:This pattern was free on Auntie M's website. I made it using Lion Brand Baby soft yarn,and a G hook. I gave it as a baby gift. 2:Girl Layette; I did this in Red Heart yarn for extra stiffness. I used the same pattern as I did for the boy jogging outfit. 3: Crayon Ripple Throw: I foun...
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Mon, 11 Feb 2008 19:47:51 PST
Flower Afghan http://www.instructables.com/id/Flower-Afghan/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FDU/YHWM/FCEIIVNV/FDUYHWMFCEIIVNV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDU/YHWM/FCEIIVNV/FDUYHWMFCEIIVNV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDU/YHWM/FCEIIVNV/FDUYHWMFCEIIVNV.SMALL.jpg sqvishee A step-by-step photographic account of how to make a sunshiney flower afghan
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Fri, 8 Feb 2008 16:21:14 PST
Lapghan for Mom http://www.instructables.com/id/Lapghan-for-Mom/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/LOJW/FBGW8H1J/FA2LOJWFBGW8H1J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/LOJW/FBGW8H1J/FA2LOJWFBGW8H1J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/LOJW/FBGW8H1J/FA2LOJWFBGW8H1J.SMALL.jpg nmredsheep This is a lapghan I made for my husbands 96 year old mother, who is in an assisted living center and complains that the tempurature is often too cold for her. I went looking locally for a Lion Brand Yarn and the store did not have enough to complete the project. So, I found a new yarn called "I Lo...
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Mon, 21 Jan 2008 10:08:05 PST
climbing vine afghan http://www.instructables.com/id/climbing-vine-afghan/
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Tue, 15 Jan 2008 17:14:56 PST
Bearghan http://www.instructables.com/id/Bearghan/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/3MMH/FB7FYOF2/FB03MMHFB7FYOF2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/3MMH/FB7FYOF2/FB03MMHFB7FYOF2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/3MMH/FB7FYOF2/FB03MMHFB7FYOF2.SMALL.jpg ariaya Created for my 10-month old niece.Pattern concept by Pat Liles and documented here. Individual square patterns are from the book '200 crochet blocks' by Jan Eaton.The yarn is an acrylic/wool blend that is washable and durable ... just what is needed for a baby's blanket! I wanted to make something ...
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Mon, 14 Jan 2008 12:40:14 PST
Homespun Covered Bridge 48-Hour Afghan http://www.instructables.com/id/Homespun-Covered-Bridge-48-Hour-Afghan/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/HH9W/FB7FPK79/FYXHH9WFB7FPK79.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/HH9W/FB7FPK79/FYXHH9WFB7FPK79.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/HH9W/FB7FPK79/FYXHH9WFB7FPK79.SMALL.jpg designpieces I chose a pattern from the leaflet 48-Hour Afghans 48-Hour Afghans. Since Homespun yarn frays easily, fringe isn't a good choice for afghans crochetd with this soft yarn. For this afghan's border edges, I decided to crochet two rows of single crochets and then add 16 chain stitches into each single...
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Wed, 9 Jan 2008 08:28:43 PST
Spike Stitch Afghan http://www.instructables.com/id/Drop-Stitch-Afghan/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FVR/9EZW/FAWRI5UT/FVR9EZWFAWRI5UT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVR/9EZW/FAWRI5UT/FVR9EZWFAWRI5UT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVR/9EZW/FAWRI5UT/FVR9EZWFAWRI5UT.SMALL.jpg frogs.junk I made this afghan as a gift for my wonderful Mom's 80th birthday. It is based on an afghan that my mother-in-law made many years ago and that my mother always admired. Unfortunately, I didn't have a pattern so tried to duplicate it as best as I could. It took some trial and error, but I was rea...
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Thu, 3 Jan 2008 09:59:40 PST