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« on: September 28, 2008 04:37:57 AM »

At last! It's finished.
I am so pleased because not only did I teach myself the stitches and figure out how crochet instructions read ( confirmed knitter for 35 years... patterns read differently!) but I also destashed tons of Patons 100% cotton DK left over from the mitered square afghan I completed! Double result!

Hope this is the correct thread.. aplologies if it's not!



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« Reply #1 on: September 28, 2008 04:46:22 AM »

Yay, I'm first to reply Grin

That's amazing!! I tried crochet (I am also a comitted knitter), made a blanket for my cat which went... shall we say... wrong Wink so I'm all the more impressed at your effort!
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« Reply #2 on: September 28, 2008 05:01:31 AM »

What wonderful colours and pattern, you did a great job.
I am an ammature knitter, and I have dabbled in crochet, I still haven't grasped the patterns.
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« Reply #3 on: September 28, 2008 05:27:12 AM »

You did a great job! Teaching yourself to crochet can be tricky. My grandmother had to teach me, and it was even worse because I'm left handed. She sat directly in front of me and I would mirror what she did. Anyway, back to your rainbow ripples - very awesome and looks cozy.Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: September 28, 2008 05:29:13 AM »

wow it looks really nice great job

edit what pattern did you use was it from a book?
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« Reply #5 on: September 28, 2008 05:39:43 AM »

you did an amazing job selecting the colors and crocheting it all together. its gorgeous!
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« Reply #6 on: September 28, 2008 06:00:54 AM »

Yay! This is soooo cute! I love crochet, but I just don't have the patience to finish projects. Tongue You did a great job on this!
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« Reply #7 on: September 28, 2008 06:31:51 AM »

wow! that is pretty impressive for a self taught project. the colors go so well together. so pretty!
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« Reply #8 on: September 28, 2008 06:42:37 AM »

That is gorgeous!! Great job.
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« Reply #9 on: September 28, 2008 06:46:42 AM »

So pretty! I taught myself to crochet about 21 years ago.
I love your beautiful blanket. It looks like the ripple that called a wave.
I've seen many patterns for it but don't have a link offhand.
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