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1  Halloween / Halloween Costumes / Re: Went streaking on Halloween! on: October 30, 2010 02:54:26 PM
I second the nomination for best costume ever.   Clever, funny, and relatively simple.  You are a genius!
2  CROCHET / Crochet: Completed Projects / Re: Tiramisu Blanket on: April 23, 2010 08:08:49 AM
That is so pretty! I think I'll try to make two of these for my bunk bed. Cheesy
About how many skeins did you use? Will the finished blanket be big enough for a twin sized bed or will I have to improvise? *sorry for all the questions. ^^;*

Thanks!    This one is baby-blanket sized.... perhaps 2.5ft by 4ft?   It took 6skeins (~650 yards).  You'll have to improvise a bit - just start with a longer starting chain (I think it just needs to be an even number of stitches for the pattern to work out).  Hope that helps!
3  CROCHET / Crochet: Completed Projects / Re: Tiramisu Blanket on: April 18, 2010 12:12:43 PM
Thanks guys!   

This was one of those projects that I worked on absentmindedly for a while.... started in february, I think and worked it in spurts.  Didn't take too long.   The pattern is really easy once you get it going, so it's a good thing to work on while watching movies.

Ilianora - this would make a fantastic warm blanket - it's nice and thick.  Eats yarn like a mofo though, so you'll need lots!

=)
4  CROCHET / Amigurumi: Completed Projects / Re: Bunny Amigurumi (lots of pictures) on: April 18, 2010 09:47:03 AM
Super cute!   And that last photo is HILARIOUS.  hee!
5  CROCHET / Crochet: Completed Projects / Tiramisu Blanket on: April 18, 2010 09:45:28 AM
I actually started to make a blanket with a different pattern, but got 1/4 of the way through and wasn't happy with it, so I went back to a pattern I know makes lovely blankets: the Tiramisu!    It makes a nice, thick blanket which I'm told is a good play surface for little ones because it's so cushy.   

Link to the fabulous free pattern: http://rosylittlethings.typepad.com/TiramisuBlanket.pdf

Used Elann's superwash bamboo yarn which wasn't terribly soft as I was working with it, but after a soak/wash it became much softer. 

Photos!
 
6  CANADA / British Columbia / New craft store in Vancouver on: April 02, 2010 11:10:54 AM
A Michaels is opening in Vancouver!   On Broadway @ Heather (in the old London Drugs storefront), near Broadway & Cambie.   A Michaels in Vancouver proper, finally!!       The sign says it's opening Fall 2010.... so a bit of a wait yet.   Thought I'd share the news!
7  CROCHET / Amigurumi: Completed Projects / Re: One Pound Bunny is now online!! on: April 02, 2010 10:43:09 AM
This is fantastic!   Huge, but awesome!   I'm sure any kid would go bonkers if they got one of these!  Smiley
8  CROCHET / Crochetalongs / Re: 12-point Star Blanket~along w pattern (a.k.a. Round Ripple) on: October 18, 2009 02:34:48 AM
I love round ripples - great project that doesn't require a lot of attention once you get going!

This is my third (gender neutral baby gift):







(Done in Bernat Satins.)
9  CANADA / British Columbia / Re: Still looking for a crochet/knit group in the Vancouver area on: October 18, 2009 01:25:25 AM
I know Urban Yarns (in Point Grey) has a regular knit/crochet night at their shop.   Every Friday night 6-9pm!
10  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: General / Re: Gorgeous Red Coat (Simplicity 2812) Lots of pics on: August 30, 2009 01:24:02 PM
That is super adorable and very professional-looking!
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