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Beaded Sloop
Slip Swoop Loop by Vashti Braha
Crochet
beaded fine yarn test
2 skeins
Hooks & yarn
4.5 mm
Louisa Harding Yarns Jasmine
321 yards in stash
2 skeins = 214.0 yards (195.7 meters), 100 grams
Gray
Tuesday Morning in Florida
July 26, 2012
Notes

Beading experiment that I also tried with Lang Lyon (white with multicolored bead stacks) but the beads were too small.
Would like to try this with larger beads. Or stack some disk-shaped beads.
Gold colored swatch is a laceweight mohair experiment. It has a glaring mistake in it, so I used it in the pattern as an example of what NOT to do! But now I wonder about adding beads to it…
The bluish-gray version cost me SIX DOLLARS. SIX. (The yarn is discontinued and I found it at Tuesday Morning, a closeout store.)

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95%
November 1 2012
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by Louisa Harding Yarns
DK
48% Cotton, 39% Bamboo, 10% Silk, 3% Polyester
107 yards / 50 grams
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  • Project created: November 27, 2012
  • In progress: November 28, 2012
  • Updated: December 5, 2012