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#1 magiccrochetfan

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Posted 31 December 2008 - 07:34 PM

When we decorated our tree this year, DH brought me a box I had forgotten about....I knew I had some crocheted things hidden away somewhere but I didn't know where. These are all things I made in the 80s....

I really like these red ones...I love diamond shapes.


This is one of my favorite flakes; I made some more of them 2 years ago and gave them as gifts.

I really like this one too but it's a little large in sz 10 thread.

I remember when I made these I was disappointed in them because I wanted a more snowflake look, but now I think they are really cute.

these next 3 are made from some tiny metallic thread I inherited from my mother. No idea where she got it (in the 60s or 70s) or what's available today that is similar, but I should try to find it at Lacis or some place. I remember I really enjoyed working with it and esp with the beads, they look great on the tree.



this one I think was a gift I received rather than one I made, but thought I'd share as it is very pretty and i like the open look.
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Posted 31 December 2008 - 08:04 PM

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Posted 31 December 2008 - 08:13 PM

They are all pretty.

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Posted 31 December 2008 - 08:50 PM

Oh, I just love all your snowflakes!! I have the pattern for the last snowflake. I really did like this one. I was going to give my kids and grandkids snowflakes and crochet ornament ball covers as Christmas gifts, but alas, I never got to starch the snowflakes. I guess I have around 300 and some days to starch the snowflakes, huh??:lol

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Posted 31 December 2008 - 09:53 PM

Those are sooo pretty!!!!
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Posted 31 December 2008 - 09:59 PM

WOW!!! Wish I could do that!
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Posted 01 January 2009 - 03:47 AM

They are all so beautiful !!! Thanks for sharing !!!

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Posted 01 January 2009 - 06:35 AM

What a surprise! For me it would be like a Christmas present.

All of the snowflakes are beautiful!!!!! You do very nice work and they are all blocked so perfectly.

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Posted 01 January 2009 - 07:54 AM

Really pretty. WHat a nice "find" for the holidays...lovely ornaments from years past. :)

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Posted 01 January 2009 - 08:35 AM

they're all very pretty:manyheart
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Posted 01 January 2009 - 08:44 AM

Sooooo pretty!!

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Posted 01 January 2009 - 10:31 AM

Very pretty. I also like the red ones, but I am partial to the white.:hook

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Posted 01 January 2009 - 10:35 AM

Very pretty. I need to take pictures of mine, but I'm even to lazy to do that. Maybe before I put them away for another year I will.