>Hex skirt or blanket?!


close up with size reference

I started to make another hex item the other day using the scraps from this and this project, using the same pattern I used here. I have not fully decided if this will be a skirt, vest, or blanket. Currently, I am just having fun making hexes out of the tiniest scraps of crochet thread; doesn’t take much to make those center two rows at all. This is being made out of 100% vintage and antique scraps from other projects.

start of hex skirt or blanket or shirt not sure yet

As for the random-looking layout, since I am using scraps up as I go and am not very far into this project, I am trying to spread the colors out as far as possible to start; thus the weird layout. As more and more pieces are added, they will automatically be far from each other; but for now this is how I work. I have never assembled anything in a way that’s logical to other people; no sense in starting now.

close up

4 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Dawn
    Sep 26, 2007 @ 09:33:00

    >I love the colors! I need to sit down and make some of these hex things! I can’t wait to see your project all done!


  2. Junie Moon
    Sep 27, 2007 @ 07:42:00

    >They look wonderful and I love the different colors in each one. Good for you in following your own heart and instinct as to how you arrange things.


  3. Aunt Jenny
    Sep 27, 2007 @ 23:09:00

    >That is going to be so pretty Wendy!!! I love the way you do things!!


  4. It's Me... Maven
    Oct 03, 2007 @ 08:42:00

    >I love your hex pattern! Is it possible for you to email it to me for personal use? Also, how are you connecting them together? I can’t figure it out:)Email: itsmemaven AT [omitnospam]AIM DOT COM


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