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« on: January 13, 2008 05:35:19 PM »

My first proper crochet project since middle school!

You see, crochet and I have always had this love/hate relationship triangle with knitting.  When knitting and I get angry with each other, I comfort myself with crochet.  For the past forever, though, I've only seen crochet in the form of dice bags.  I wanted something else to do, and my silly friends keep having babies.

The colors are messed up in the picture.  They're Simply Soft Brites, in every color that was awesome (stash busting from the Happy Hippie Gloves).

Didn't turn out too bad.  I love the colors, and enjoyed the excuse to sit around watching Doctor Who.  Crocheting the pieces together didn't work as well as I wanted it to, but it's not that noticeable once I blocked it.  I'm pretty happy with it overall.

Kitten insists on helping me do everything, including take pictures.  While I was working on this, she would routinely grab my yarn and run off with it.
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« Reply #1 on: January 13, 2008 05:37:40 PM »

I LOVE the colors!!!!   Cheesy  I love bite and colorful!

You did a great job! I really want to learn how to do granny squares!

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« Reply #2 on: January 13, 2008 05:49:01 PM »

Absolutely love the colors! I am in love with rainbows, and I like the lighter but still bright versions of the colors. Serious eye candy.

I love all things shiny, glittery, and colorful.

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How *hard* could it be?

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« Reply #3 on: January 13, 2008 05:56:32 PM »

it's so awesome!  i'm a color freak, i love everything about it

i love making granny squares (i currently have a bin bursting with them until i get enough to make a fairly sizable blanket)

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« Reply #4 on: January 13, 2008 06:55:52 PM »

Freakin' awesome!!! I loooove it! Amazing work!


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« Reply #5 on: January 13, 2008 07:08:41 PM »

Thats really great!!  I love the affect you gave on the edging!! Well done!

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« Reply #6 on: January 13, 2008 07:20:06 PM »

I love this!  I have yet to master the granny square.  You did an awesome job matching the colors. 
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« Reply #7 on: January 13, 2008 08:29:52 PM »

So fun! I love the colors!

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« Reply #8 on: January 14, 2008 10:41:41 AM »

i love that blanket! great colours.
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