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Archive 2004: So exciting!

(Note: This post was written by Laurel Regan and originally published in a separate blog called “Fibre Yarns”, which was later merged with Alphabet Salad.)

Adapted from LiveJournal entry originally posted October 29th, 2004:

I decided to make a market bag (in black cotton)… and so far, it’s working! I haven’t got very far… just a few rows into the base… but it’s going well, and I’m having fun again! Yay! 🙂

Mind you, I didn’t think I would get far at all. I’m using my not-so-favourite (i.e., non-Susan-Bates) hook, and chaining 43 took me at least 20 tries (I’m not exaggerating there). I really hate doing the first chain, and am always incredibly grateful when it’s over. I wonder if that’ll ever change?!

Laurel Storey, CZT – Certified Zentangle Teacher. Writer, reader, tangler, iPhoneographer, cat herder, learner of French and Italian, crocheter, needle felter, on-and-off politics junkie, 80s music trivia freak, ongoing work in progress.