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Crochet.Community Theme: TUNISIAN

“Tunisian crochet, also known as Afghan crochet, is a type of crochet that uses an elongated hook, often with a stopper on the handle end, called an Afghan hook. It is sometimes considered to be a mixture of crocheting and knitting.” (Wiki) ...

My Crocheting Journal #29: Tunisian In The Round: First try

first try….well this is fun. I am going to try making a hat using leftover yarn from my tree of life afghan First row…awesome. Check to make sure I don’t have the chain twisted…all is well Row two..still going strong and am enjoying the...

My Crocheting Journal #25: New Tunisian Hook ... trial

Well… I finished the last official Christmas present and so I was able to give my new double-ended Tunisian hook a try. I recently made this scarf.. but the only hook that I had was a 5mm — too small. The pattern I was using called for an 8mm....

Tunisian Rugs #1: Tunisian Autumn Rug

Hello Everyone! This is my first Blog entry, I am about to start making a rug in the Tunisian stitch there maybe a set name for this type of Tunisian stitch which I am not yet aware of as I have just learned it, but as I am comfortable with how...

Tunisian Rugs #2: Tunisian Autumn Rug

Well I have begun my first tunisian rug project I have finished the first block and im thinking its turning out well so far. My Aunt was quite interested in it as she had never seen the tunisian stitch before. The basic block and boarder design i...

My Crocheting Journal #30: Tunisian In The Round: Progress improving

it is starting to look like a hat I still see some spots that I think are minor oops but I am not ripping it all out again. I love the green.. I love the thickness of the tunisian.

My Crocheting Journal #31: Tunisian In The Round: Lessons Learned

well, I’m finished the hat. It took me pretty much all day long, which isn’t bad, for a Tunisian project. The Good; The Bad; The Ugly it makes a great beanie hat love the colour love the thickness of the Tunisian stitches — cozy...

Tunisian Crochet And Brain Exercises

This past year has been filled with afghans (and more) using Tunisian Crochet. Primarily they were worked “in the round”, which is (at this point) my favourite method of crocheting. Today, I started another afghan but this time working...

Deathflake Tunisian "In the Round" Afghan #1: Section 1

My (teenage) granddaughter is into skulls at the moment and so I want to make her a skull afghan for her birthday. I tried one pattern but it wasn’t working for me so I turned to my “old faithful” – Tunisian crochet. I found a graph pattern...

Tunisian Crochet In The Round #9: Afghan Update

I haven’t touched my crochet hooks for a couple weeks. Between not feeling well and having a major non-crochet project that I’ve been working on, I have had no time, energy, passion, or need to crochet. Yesterday, however, I had “me time”. I...