May 31, 2014
June 14, 2014


Project info
Minaret Doily #S-392 by Coats & Clark
Table SettingTablecloth
The Fossil Record
Needles & yarn
US 0 - 2.0 mm
Aunt Lydia's Bamboo Crochet (Size 10)
600 yards in stash
2 balls = 600.0 yards (548.6 meters), 114 grams
Babetta's Yarn and Gifts in Fair Oaks, California

First things first. Must write out pattern. Cannot work from a dusty booklet from 1953.

Not using the crochet cast on. I’m not that crazypants.

Issue with Round 35 that causes Round 37 to not fit properly. Made it work and moving on. Everything seems to be back on track now on Round 39.

Another issue with Round 41. Dropping a yarn over on Round 43 takes care of it. However, this nonsense is getting old.

Half ways through Round 57 and I’m starting my second ball. Not sure I see how this pattern calls for 1k yards.

Used just under 2 balls.

Used a size 9 crochet hook for cast off.

Really do not enjoy the crochet cast off.

Re-homed to my darling girlfriend, Elizabeth, where it will have a much better life than it ever would with me.

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by Aunt Lydia's
Thread, size 10
100% Rayon from Bamboo
300 yards / 57 grams

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  • Project created: May 31, 2014
  • Finished: June 16, 2014
  • Updated: September 23, 2015
  • Progress updates: 11 updates