Thursday , 22 February 2018
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Crochenit: Bedspread Technique

I find this technique very interesting. No doubt I’ll use it one day when I next do a single-color afghan. I think it would be way to confusing to try with my current project.

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Weaving Color change ends on the back

As you may have noticed, I enjoy designing afghans that incorporate color changes in Tunisian crochet. The downs side is the extensive weaving required on the back side to hide the ends. Here’s what I do…

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Here is the back side of the Basket block I just completed. As you can see, lots of ends to incorporate. This is not one of my favorite aspects of crocheting but I’ve developed a couple of techniques. One is to weave the ends after I finish each block and before I start the next. I find doing it as I go along much more enjoyable. The other is to  make sure my ends are at least double the length of my needle.  It is so much easier to weave the ends if I can freely turn my needle. read more

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Crochet Tidy Away Ends & Colour Changes

I ran across this nice little tidbit while searching for something else on YouTube.

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