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Topic: DORMANT: Giant Rectangle Granny Square Afghan CAL (pattern link included)  (Read 62713 times)
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« on: November 03, 2006 04:20:31 PM »

I am participating in this CAL on another site and thought I would bring it here too.  This is what I'm doing.  I have provided the link to the instructions.  I'm making this for my 80 y/o momma for XMAS.  I plan to make it to fit a Twin Size Bed.  You can go as big as you can stand.  I'm using Caron Simply Soft in Limelight, Grape and Black.

If you like join in!!

Instructions: http://iamtotallyobsessedwithyarn.blogspot.com/2006/01/granny-square-pattern-with-pictures.html

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« Reply #1 on: November 03, 2006 11:44:00 PM »

What a wonderful idea!  I'm sure your Mom will LOVE it!!!!! 

Thanks for posting the instructions too!!!!!!  Grin
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« Reply #2 on: November 04, 2006 09:13:58 AM »

I'm in... as soon as my current wip (giant *square* granny afghan) is finished. It'll be for my soon-to-be-born niece... and I'll probably go the non-traditional route of some nice, vivid, rainbow colors. We'll have to see about the cash flow, though.
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« Reply #3 on: November 04, 2006 02:23:03 PM »

Sounds like a plan..I would luv company!
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« Reply #4 on: November 04, 2006 10:48:55 PM »

What kind of yarn are you using?
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« Reply #5 on: November 05, 2006 03:53:08 AM »

 I'm using Caron Simply Soft in Limelight, Grape and Black....also using a G hook.
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« Reply #6 on: November 06, 2006 05:53:48 PM »

What a great project!!!  Grin I'm in!  Wink I'm using Red Heart Soft Yarn in Tangerine and black with an H hook (gift for my boyfriend). As soon as it grows some, I'll post a pic (I'm on round 3 so far..)  Cheesy
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« Reply #7 on: November 06, 2006 06:03:45 PM »

What a great project!!!  Grin I'm in!  Wink I'm using Red Heart Soft Yarn in Tangerine and black with an H hook (gift for my boyfriend). As soon as it grows some, I'll post a pic (I'm on round 3 so far..)  Cheesy

Sounds great...can't wait to see your progress.  I bet your boyfriend is gonna love it.  This pattern works ups so quickly...I am already planning another one when this one is finished...the next one will be for ME!
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« Reply #8 on: November 06, 2006 09:19:30 PM »

What a great project!!!  Grin I'm in!  Wink I'm using Red Heart Soft Yarn in Tangerine and black with an H hook (gift for my boyfriend). As soon as it grows some, I'll post a pic (I'm on round 3 so far..)  Cheesy

Sounds great...can't wait to see your progress.  I bet your boyfriend is gonna love it.  This pattern works ups so quickly...I am already planning another one when this one is finished...the next one will be for ME!
I hear that  Grin I have one planned for myself already... even bought the yarn for it LOL

I started it and once I was in about 5 rounds, I ripped it apart and started over because I wanted to change the amount of rows per color. One row each of alternating color (orange, black, orange) just didn't look right  Shocked

I'll get a pic going tomorrow once it's a little bigger  Wink
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« Reply #9 on: November 07, 2006 08:12:35 AM »

OHHH!!!  I am going to make one for my boyfriend in black and CAMO yarn!!!!!!
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