Mermaid Lapghan by Shelley Bunyard

Mermaid Lapghan

Crochet
February 2015
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
5.0 mm (H)
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This pattern is available for free.

As with a lot of things I make, this started with an idea from someone. They had an idea of what they wanted because they saw a picture… of a paid pattern. Now, I typically stay away from paid patterns on general principal, but I had a weak moment. I bought the rather pricey pattern… I knew I shouldn’t, but I did. It was absolutely dreadful! It had good reviews, but I found it just awful. It was made of motifs that you connected as you went… OK, I can do that. However when you did connect them it left gaping holes in the pattern and did not look like scales at all! Just not for me… so here is what I came up with after I got rid of that hideous attempt.