Finding a design

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Giselle1982 Geeked [8-|] wrote
on Jul 16, 2013 9:31 AM

I have been looking all over for a football pitch (soccer if in USA) design for a blanket. I can not seem to find anything that helps. I have tried online free pattern design websites which are awful and no help at all.

I really want to make this blanket for my friend's little boy as he will love it but I just want to be able to get it right.

Any help or suggestions would be greatly appriciated Big Smile

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LI Roe wrote
on Jul 16, 2013 12:53 PM

I did a google search for soccer crochet afghan patterns and some sites did come up. A couple looked to be graph patterns.

One possibility is to perhaps make a background of green (to simulate the field) and then do large flat soccer balls and attach them all over. There is a pattern on www.e-patternscentral.com (they sell downloadable patterns) for a football field with footballs on it. If you look at that (go to crochet and search for sports patterns), it will come up. Perhaps you can adapt it for soccer.

 

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Giselle1982 wrote
on Jul 22, 2013 3:27 AM

Thank you for you kind replies. I have looked at the links that you have sent and although they are great patterns they are not quite what I was looking for. I have ended up created my own pattern for now. Wish me luck as I'm still relatively new to crochet and on a huge learning curve.

 

Thanks again

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Giselle1982 wrote
on Jul 22, 2013 3:27 AM

Thank you for you kind replies. I have looked at the links that you have sent and although they are great patterns they are not quite what I was looking for. I have ended up created my own pattern for now. Wish me luck as I'm still relatively new to crochet and on a huge learning curve.

 

Thanks again

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