Thursday, 12 March 2009

Crochet Hexagon - Part 4

The Hexes are still growing! I think another row of 2 white and another of 3 white will make this about the right size. I know there's a few ends to weave in, I got a bit carried away and forgot to catch them in as I went along, and a humungus (Hmm, real word??) edging to do yet - but you can tell it's a blankie now! I'm going to edge in white, thought twice about it getting grubby, but if you squint your eyes it needs more white!! (That is actually a proper technique for getting tonal values REALLY!!)

I'm still thoroughly enjoying making it and have even bought the yarn for making blues version! I know a gorgeous little boy who would look even more gorgeous on a delicious blankie!

As I can't seem to add pictures inbetween my text there is 3 separate ones, sorry!

4 comments:

  1. haha im sure you've added more since work! lets not mention how much money you spent on wool today eh!!

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  2. Sshhh!!! The new wool is still hidden in the boot. I daren't bring it in whilst SM is home!

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  3. haha sm does that stand for silly, sexy or shit man?

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  4. The blanket is a real eye turner, I think the white edging will definately frame it well...

    Its that knowing when to stop that gets me!

    X Alex

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