Family Heirloom

My Creation

Whilst I was emptying a pine storage box that my husband had made me, I found this, this was one of the very first things I had made when I learnt to crochet back in my younger school days, I think I might have been about 11 or 12, my Gran taught me to crochet and she gave me the thread to do this project with. It is a pattern from a crochet book that I had off my parents, my sister has the book now as she does crochet as well. This piece I gave to my mum and she always had it covering her dining room table. I am quite proud of the fact that this is now some thirty odd years old and it has still kept its shape and is still in one piece.

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julieanneb commented on 2010-02-14 12:15:23

How lovely! Mum is obviously very proud of your creation!

grandmum commented on 2010-02-14 13:05:12

Wow, this is beautiful Sue - well done. Jx

tinca commented on 2010-02-14 14:02:18

loving this. eilx

andie commented on 2010-02-14 15:08:21

this is really lovely well done

annarrow commented on 2010-02-14 15:18:52

What a beautiful piece of work....well done!

glaslas commented on 2010-02-14 15:36:54

I love this - such a lovely sunny colour. Well done you

mollypops commented on 2010-02-14 16:19:29

What a brilliant piece of crochet and lovely that it's come full circle back to you :o) xx

Sues commented on 2010-02-14 18:01:32

Thats a treasure definetely. You will have to pass it down to family so that it is an heirloom.

prettypink commented on 2010-02-14 19:46:49

very pretty

TLW commented on 2010-02-15 16:38:07

Lovely piece.

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