And here I assembled not very exact. Seeing the photo I thought:
no, no, please faster and I switched over to machine joining.
This is just a layout and a photo to retrace my decision
which lasted 3 days at least. Picture taken on a very old
table cloth which I wanted to cut apart to make a bag-
I can't - I feel it would be cruel - at least for now.
I finally assembled the necklace - I was long searching for
glass beads - and ordered them. But did not pay attention
and they turned out to be of plastic - but ok. I can live with it.
The glass beads can hardly be seen except of their
interior which looks like a long white bead. And I gifted myself
with a silver shell in the middle.
The crocheted turquois flower is made in a spiral.
Now we are in our holidays - in the mountains and look
what greeted us in our farmhouse: Hydrangeas of an exquisite
the grass - the grass -- so dry because of the heat
And... I am still knotting - just hearts because I want to
learn the change of colours
A mistake! one dark grey thread too little...
Better. And I am proud of my endings.
braided with four double threads or knurled.
The blue light green one shows cat heads ---- looks more like fox
I like the weaved character.
I had to be cruel with this little maple tree - if it is not a maple
tree then please tell me (I found also sycamore or hybrid plane
One third is growing above the ground - two thirds are deep inside.
If you don't pull them out in time you will never be able to. At
least not by hand. You might use a bagger or something.
I learnt it from our former young neighbour Nicole who was born
in the Vosges.