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Adjustable peacock stitch headband

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Category Crocheting
Type Accessory
Sizing Women
Style Romantic, Retro / Vintage, Classic
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What materials did you use? Yarn, buttons

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What are you most proud of? Just how cool it looks.

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What advice would you give someone starting this project? Have fun!

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This is so cool

08/11/2011 Flag

That's exactly what I thought when I saw the stitch for the first time!

08/14/2011 Flag

it's nice seeing an item made using the broom stick stitch , I still have patterns for it but as of now have not tried to make any thing

08/11/2011 Flag

I have always known this stitch as the broomstick stitch, years ago I made a baby blanket forone of my daughters...

08/11/2011 Flag

that's what I thought when I saw this... now where it that large hook??.... :-)

08/13/2011 Flag

how i can do it?

08/13/2011 Flag

It is called broostick because you use a rod the size of a broostick handle and the appropriate size crochet hook for the yarn to create this pattern. Saw the category in my local Fair book but didn't see the blanket for several years. Figured that if someone didn't make it then they would take it out. So I serched it on the internet, made it and won. It is my lap blanket at work when the seasons change. You need a little space to do this pattern. It only takes a couple rows to start seeing results.

08/15/2011 Flag

Okay, so glad that I now know the appropriate name for this stitch. I've crocheted my whole life, but just found this stitch and it reminded me of my peacock. I didn't know the right name. But buy any name, it is still one of the coolest stitches I know!

09/19/2011 Flag