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« on: February 04, 2008 09:36:44 PM »

I made this for my little princess when I was prego with her.



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« Reply #1 on: February 04, 2008 10:46:19 PM »

how adorable!  cute colors.  i don't know a lot about quilting, so is your design based on the log cabin quilt block?  that's a really neat idea either way! Grin
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« Reply #2 on: February 05, 2008 06:53:23 AM »

how adorable!  cute colors.  i don't know a lot about quilting, so is your design based on the log cabin quilt block?  that's a really neat idea either way! Grin

Yes ma'am it is! Thanks for the compliment. Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: February 05, 2008 05:56:22 PM »

Really pretty Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: February 05, 2008 07:55:10 PM »

I really love it!
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« Reply #5 on: February 06, 2008 06:00:28 AM »

Thank you for the awesome comments everyone!! Smiley The afghan worked up pretty quickly. It's become one of my staple baby shower gifts, along with the Star afghan, although this log cabin one is quicker.
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« Reply #6 on: February 06, 2008 01:20:48 PM »

Vanna White has this pattern in her new book for crocheting! I have been dying to try it but have too many projects in the works at the mo!  Was it confusing or did you like making it?
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« Reply #7 on: February 06, 2008 05:44:18 PM »

Looking back, it was a little confusing for me (I'd really only crocheted granny squares until then), but as long as your good at evenly spacing the stitches on the sides of the squares, then you should be good. Oh, and you don't have to buy Vanna White's book to get the pattern....just Google "crocheted baby log cabin afghan pattern" & you SHOULD find it really easily. Smiley
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« Reply #8 on: February 06, 2008 07:35:48 PM »

Looking back, it was a little confusing for me (I'd really only crocheted granny squares until then), but as long as your good at evenly spacing the stitches on the sides of the squares, then you should be good. Oh, and you don't have to buy Vanna White's book to get the pattern....just Google "crocheted baby log cabin afghan pattern" & you SHOULD find it really easily. Smiley

Well, Joann had the book half off, so I spent six bucks and got it along with a bunch of other patterns.  I have been getting much better about patience and spacing stitches correctly.  I want to give this a go!  Thank you Smiley
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