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While I am, fear not gentle reader, diligently weighing hot stove options and winter meeting possibilities, for later posts, today I’m just here to prepare you for the Holiday Season, with another Reds themed crochet project.
This one I’m pretty proud of, as it was more than just running an image of the reds logo through a grid generator and adding a small border to it. But, to be fair, I did borrow from Deborah Atkinson’s pattern “Changling Flake” over at snowcatcher.net.
For the Cincinnati Reds Snowflake, I started with a wishbone-C shape in the center, did some of the snowflake-y bits, and then added bats and gloves as the snowflake ‘spokes’. Well, they kind of look like bats and gloves. Ok, so once I’ve told you that they’re supposed to be bats and gloves, you will recognize that that was in fact what I was going for. But the wishbone-C really does look like the Reds logo. Without further ado, here’s the Cincinnati Reds snowflake!
Isn’t this the perfect thing for your Reds themed Christmas tree or Yule log? Or maybe just a seasonal decoration to hang from your rear view mirror that says “I have too much time on my hands!” Here’s the pattern after the jump