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"Queen of spades" cropped cardigan in Tunisian Crochet

THE MAKING OF A LOVELY CARDIGAN IN TUNISIAN CROCHET In the last little while, as you may have noticed, I have been working on an ambitious project: the creation of a Tunisian crochet garment, using a leaf motif (or "spades", as I preferred to call it) already seen in some wonderful knitting projects. First, I thought about replicating the spade pattern in Tunisian crochet, which was not difficult, as I have created similar patterns before - you can find them, for example, in these projects of mine: Leaf it On Shawl , Leaf it On Scarf , Leaf it On Cowl .  Leaf it On Scarf Next, I thought it best to make a garment that had a simple workmanship, i.e. worked flat, and not in the round, to avoid, at least initially, over-complicating the design. A cardigan, therefore, was the best choice. Next, I chose a yarn that I liked and opted for a fine multicoloured yarn. This was the result: "QUEEN OF SPADES" - THE CAL! I liked the finished garment very much, and so did you, whic

Colourful crochet Poncho Capelet

You might have followed my WIP for this, and now it is finally available in my shop: crochet poncho capelet, made in stripes of different colour, yarn and stitch motif! I really enjoyed crocheting this piece, because it never got boring. I don't know about you, but I love to invent as I go, choosing colours and stitches as I work. You know what I also like? The amazing comfort and cosyness of this cape: it can really fit most sizes, you just put it on and voilà! I might do a crochet blanket like this. What do you think?
You find it here ----> poncho




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