Thursday, May 6, 2010

my creative space ...

... is about fixing (and keeping fixed) gaping holes in this Hex Bag that belongs to an 8 year old! 

And that reminds me, I will probably try and get some of this done ...   

... starting with the dreaded weaving-in-ends!

Head over here for more creative spaces.


The Garden Bell May 6, 2010 at 12:16 AM  

Does that 8 yr. old know just how lucky she is to have a HEX bag in such stunning colors? WOW, I want to be 8 again.

Love it.


Steph May 6, 2010 at 12:28 PM  

That is gorgeous! Good luck to you on mending it. Hope all is well in your world :)

Baa-Me Kniits May 6, 2010 at 1:52 PM  

Did you join that as you went along? I have yet to do that but it seems like it must be easier?? :-) My baby grannies are still waiting to be joined together so I can finish my bag!

dash robin May 6, 2010 at 2:39 PM  

hey, I hate weaving in ends too and my sis in law popped a link for me about a method for changing colours without creating ends..the links in a comment under my last post(not the creative space one, the one before it, so take a peek!)
love your hexagons!

Valerie May 7, 2010 at 1:03 AM  

so glad you popped in at my blog so I can browse your pages and look at, for instance, your beautiful crochet projects this hexagon bag is really stunning !
weaving ends is part of the job i guess and not my favorite part either ! i try to crochet the most i can as i go so there are less threads to weave afterwards...
(ps : i love crochet, too !)

Amanda May 7, 2010 at 11:06 AM  

Ohhh the dreaded weaving in ends..UGH..I have a few projects literally unfinished because of that exact issue haha...

Those hex's are gorgeous though. They need to be shown off so hurry up :P

Fruitful Fusion May 7, 2010 at 4:30 PM  

Thanks ladies for your kind words!

Jenni, yes, it's a join-as-you-go method. There's a tutorial for it on Attic24 (Hexagon How To). I just wish I'd weave-as- I-go too!

Dash robin, I'm going to give that a go! Thank you!

Amanda, will try! :)

Kate May 8, 2010 at 10:40 AM  

I've just been catching up on yur last few posts and I must say I am drooling over all your gorgeous crochet projects. I have scrolled up and down a few times now. I love everything you're working on. Have fun finishing it all off. And thanks once more for joining the swap.

Jo's Place May 8, 2010 at 11:21 PM  

Beautiful colours, I'm working on a Hex blanket too (my first). Just using up all the odds and ends I have here so there is no colour co-ordination at all (next one I do there will be)

S. May 11, 2010 at 3:26 AM  

This is my first time visiting your blog and I love it! All the lovelies you create and I can only dream of one day learning how to attempt to make them myself... hope dies last!
I shall return often for more eye candy :)
Warm greetings from Mexico ~

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