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Pattern Requests
Breaking Amish crochet pattern by Mary (the Mom)
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Jul 9, 2013 02:11:29   #
Jeffrey
 
In the TV reality show Breaking Amish, the character or the mom's name is Mary. She is seen in several episodes crocheting this particular pattern. Does anyone know its name or have the pattern? She is seen crocheting it while she is visiting her son in Florida. Also seen in other episodes back at her home in PA. I have had suggestions of Mountain Mist, Lacy Chevron and V Stitch Ripple, all close but not it. Could it be a variation of one if those patterns? In any case I am desperate to find it after two full months of searching and many emails with suggestions. Some who watches this program may have noticed her crocheting it. Please help me find it. I already contacted the studio but no luck. I will be very grateful to whomever can name it or has a written pattern. TYVM. jeffrey
This may be it.

 
Jul 9, 2013 03:59:16   #
junebjh (a regular here)
 
It is beautiful but I think also the colour combinations contribute a lot to it so possibly those could be copied in a similar pattern. Just my opinion but I would like to try this.
Jul 9, 2013 05:30:23   #
galaxycraft
 
Picture Only
http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/lacy-chevron
Name - - Lacy Chevron by Mary F. Strecker
In this booklet
Afghan Parade -- Designed for Crochet - Leisure Arts Leaflet 335 ©1984 by Leisure Arts.
http://www.ebay.com/itm/Crochet-Patterns-Leaflet-Book-Afghan-Parade-/181170834839?pt=US_Crocheting_Knitting_Patterns&hash=item2a2e9f8d97

Also available in Crochet Fantasy Magazine #135, Winter 2000

Leisure Arts just put it into E-Book format $9.99 USD
http://www.leisurearts.com/products/afghan-parade-ebook.html
Jul 9, 2013 07:14:53   #
junebjh (a regular here)
 
On the eBay site it says USA only. :(
Jul 9, 2013 07:17:39   #
galaxycraft
 
junebjh wrote:
On the eBay site it says USA only. :(

Just keep an eye open for others to pop up.
It gets listed more often than one would think. :wink:
Jul 9, 2013 07:21:03   #
tintin63
 
junebjh wrote:
On the eBay site it says USA only. :(


If you sign up to leisure arts you can buy the pattern Ebook using paypal.
 
Jul 9, 2013 07:26:44   #
junebjh (a regular here)
 
Thank you both. Is an ebook printable do you know?
Jul 9, 2013 07:46:18   #
galaxycraft
 
junebjh wrote:
Thank you both. Is an ebook printable do you know?

http://www.leisurearts.com/digital-download-faq/
Yes, the E-Book comes in PDF format.
You should be able to print whatever page you need right through your PDF reader (like Adobe).
Jul 10, 2013 06:39:23   #
Catma4
 
There is one that I have in a pattern book: 6 Cozy Afghans, printed by American School of Needlework. It is called Afternoon Shadows Afghan by Eleanor Albano-Miles. Looks very similar to what you are looking for.
Jul 10, 2013 07:01:14   #
my2blkcats
 
I must comment on your avatar. He/she is my greys twin. Gorgeous. I have also wondered what pattern 'Mary' is crocheting on that show. Maybe she will hear about our interest from someone and have them communicate this pattern to us.
Jul 10, 2013 09:03:49   #
kippyfure (a regular here)
 
Next time I watch I am going to pay better attention to her project!!
 
Jul 10, 2013 10:04:12   #
Jeannie D
 
I guess I am confused you have the pattern right there in the drawn chart.
Jul 10, 2013 10:20:38   #
nolajean
 
Maybe this is what you are looking for:

http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/vintage-crocheted-blanket
Jul 10, 2013 11:53:52   #
missvonniev
 
If you search "Breaking Amish Crochet" on Google, you'll get some results, including a Facebook discussion about it. Would send links but am at work. This is a great thread!
Jul 10, 2013 13:10:02   #
Lainey513
 
I will look also but if you find this exact pattern will you please post it..
Its just beautiful..
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