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« on: December 24, 2006 10:26:30 AM »

My grandmother died when I was 2, so i dont really remember her. but i know she was an avid crocheter, and she used to make beautiful afgans. I decided for christmas that I would make my mom one just like grandmas, only with softer yarn (all of my grandmas were acrylic itchy yarn). I'm a pretty bad crocheter because I'm a lefty and I learned from a book, so I do it retarded Tongue. This took me about a month on and off.... i hope you like it as much as i do! it's not very big... i made it a lap blanket cause my moms lap is always cold.

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« Reply #1 on: December 24, 2006 10:34:59 AM »

Beautiful!  My Nana used to knit(she passed away this past August) and a few times she asked me do a crochet border on her stuff.  I love how crafts are shared and passed down within families.   I'm sure you mom will love, love, love it!  Grin
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« Reply #2 on: December 24, 2006 01:17:58 PM »

Wow that is beautiful I love the rainbow colors of it and to be left handed you did a pretty good job.
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« Reply #3 on: December 24, 2006 02:46:26 PM »

Wow, what a great blanket, and I am sure your mother will love it.
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« Reply #4 on: December 25, 2006 01:01:19 AM »

That is such a happy blanket! And a really nice thought behind it, too.
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« Reply #5 on: December 25, 2006 04:40:56 PM »

that is really pretty.
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« Reply #6 on: December 31, 2006 10:40:45 PM »

Its beautiful Smiley
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« Reply #7 on: January 01, 2007 05:53:49 PM »

Your blanket looks beautiful!  I love the bright colors.

What a wonderful surprise to give your Mom  Grin 
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« Reply #8 on: January 02, 2007 07:50:54 AM »

Retarded crocheters unite (or untie- sometimes I'm pretty dysfunctional)!
Great job on the blanket.  I love how bright it is.
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