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    I started working on my gauge swatch today. I have some doubts about this yarn as a good sock maker. It's a little scratchy. Granted, I'm sensitive to wool, but I have found some wools more irritating than others, and I imagine one would want soft fibers for a sock. I'm not making these for...
    Posted to Crochet-Alongs (Forum) by MarceeC on Mar 17, 2011

    I am really excited to try this. I downloaded the pattern and now have the yarn. I am using the Wisdom poems socks yarn hoping that it will go easier for me. I bought mine from Webs and got a discount because I bought other yarn as well. I paid $14.36 a skein. I bought enough yarn for two pairs. If the...
    Posted to Crochet-Alongs (Forum) by Lisa@100 on Mar 7, 2011
  • Stitching Up The World!!

    Our group was started in March of 2010 and we knit, crochet or sew items that we can donate to different organizations. Our main project is to make caps, scarves and lap blankets for patients at local Cancer Centers in NH that are undergoing chemotherapy. So far we have donated 510 caps, 50 scarves and...
    Posted to Crochet-Alongs (Forum) by cotecote on Feb 28, 2011

    I am definitely joining late, but I am finally on track. I found my issue of interweave crochet with the post it sticking out marking the sweater. I went stash diving and found a pretty iris color of sinfonia that I was able to gauge with an F hook. E was not large enough. The F is fine with rows and...
    Posted to Crochet-Alongs (Forum) by GeriP on May 12, 2010
  • My first afghan! Anybody want to join in?

    I'm making a ripple afghan, like the ones we had at home when I was little. I expect it to be around 5'x5', nice and big. I'm using supersaver yarn (not-quite-entirely acrylic; there aren't any craft stores in my area) and 5mm (H8?) hook. gauge is 4 stiches to the inch. I had a pattern...
    Posted to Crochet-Alongs (Forum) by lopsyli on Jun 11, 2009