>Repairs on second afghan done


repairs all done
repairs all done

The second afghan is all done with its repairs. This one was harder to match threads to as I said before it was a strange size of thread. Also this one had a strange color to the thread kind of a gray blue patina. Not sure what it had been washed in, in the past probably liquid blueing which tends to make colors a little weird after ward. This one was washed about 10 times trying to get it clean. Had some weird yellowish stains on it and a few weird orangeish stains. Very pale ones but very annoying to try and get rid of.
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2 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Lee
    Aug 07, 2009 @ 11:57:29

    >Just dropping by for the first time. I have a couple dozen crocheted doilies that my great grandmother made. some have a few stains on them. How do you recommend getting them out?


  2. sunshine
    Aug 07, 2009 @ 12:55:23

    >go to the intro on repairing crochet on my side bar and read how to wash crochethttp://sunshinescreations.vintagethreads.com/2009/07/repairing-floral-afghan.html


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