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May 16th, 2020 at 5:25am
 
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I'm working on a balearic sling for a friend. And I like to crochet.  I love string!

Peanut
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Reply #1 - May 16th, 2020 at 8:29am
 
Hello and welcome StarLight Smiley

it's quite the striking color you have ! it sure will be an eye-catching sling Smiley

We have somewhere a patter for a knitted sling, if you also knit Wink
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Reply #2 - May 16th, 2020 at 9:10am
 
Welcome from northern maine
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Reply #3 - May 16th, 2020 at 9:39am
 
Welcome.

Nice sling you are making.

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Reply #4 - May 16th, 2020 at 12:03pm
 
Hello, I think you are making a very nice looking sling. What material is it?
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Reply #5 - May 16th, 2020 at 12:13pm
 
Welcome from Finland!
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Reply #6 - May 16th, 2020 at 5:16pm
 
Howdy from North texas.
Have you been slinging long.
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Reply #7 - May 16th, 2020 at 9:00pm
 
Thanks
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Thats cool! I was wondering if i could knit or crochet a sling.

Its #6 green C1 bonded nylon from alariobros.com.  I'm not strong enough to make nets anymore Cry, so I have a bunch of diff size string leftover to play with  Roll Eyes  I haven't slung in a long time. But, i'm getting stronger from making this sling  Cheesy. Maybe, I can sling again one day. Thats my goal anyways haha.  At the least, I think i'll just keep making slings, cuz it seems to be good for me  Wink

Wishing you all lots of fun with your slings!
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Reply #8 - May 16th, 2020 at 9:09pm
 
Nice! I've got a crochet house hippo!
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Reply #9 - May 16th, 2020 at 9:16pm
 
Neat Tomas!
I like hippos, so does Peanut  Cheesy
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Reply #10 - May 17th, 2020 at 10:52pm
 
Nice work, welcome to the forum
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Reply #11 - May 19th, 2020 at 7:44pm
 
Welcome aboard StarLight and peanut from New Jersey.
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Reply #12 - May 19th, 2020 at 10:01pm
 
Howdy from South Texas!

Beautiful work StarLight
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Reply #13 - May 20th, 2020 at 3:08am
 
Wow
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OMG My fingers and shoulders were hurting so bad today, so I'm now using a carabiner attached to a foot strap to tighten the braid. Its wayyy easier now, I have more control, and can watch the braid as it tightens too.  The carabiner forms a quick friction hitch, which i kinda madeup Cheesy. I weave while sitting in a chair, so this new setup allows me to weave more material before having to shift the work up. Smiley

I also started over because i got alot better at spinning the fiber half way through the project, and the top half was looking raggedy haha. But, I'm about to weave the knee again soooo
Woooohooo!


Can't wait to show you all soon when I'm done, and sling a tennis ball at my fence Cool but lightly so i dont hurt myself  Wink
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Reply #14 - May 20th, 2020 at 12:37pm
 
Somehow I missed this one.  Welcome from Pennsylvania StarLight!
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