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« on: May 21, 2009 02:11:19 PM »

Here in North Carolina, it's warm enough that my drinks are all sweating ...profusely. Since the puddles are annoying, I made a few coasters.  They're really easy, just two rounds, and are great stash-busters!  Pattern's on the blog and Ravelry, but it's a really simple pattern.  (I got the name from wiki-ing the list of Crayola colors and choosing the closest catchy one..)

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« Reply #1 on: May 21, 2009 05:18:21 PM »

i love them. love flowers and blue and crochet so they are perfect!! great they are so useful. i might give them a go!
thanks for sharing!! Grin

« Reply #2 on: May 21, 2009 05:32:27 PM »

Aw these came out great. I've attempted on making a flower... goodness! >.< They came out terrible. But I'll keep practicing. Good Job!   Grin

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« Reply #3 on: May 21, 2009 06:52:49 PM »

Here in North Carolina, it's FINALLY warm enough, you mean.
All that dang rain. Tut tut. Tongue

I love that color, and your flowers came out perfect. I think it's funny that you wiki'd crayola colors to help you name these, that's actually not a bad idea.

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« Reply #4 on: May 22, 2009 02:07:51 PM »

Is this the tawashi flower??

I make them all the time for facial scrubbies out of white cotton yarn,  I love them.  They have taken the place of cotton balls here. 

I didn't think about using them as coasters...hmmmmmmmmm......

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« Reply #5 on: June 04, 2009 09:41:20 AM »

hmm.. I really have no idea if it's the same pattern...  It could definitely be one, though!  When I was looking through Ravelry, I saw a ton of different methods of getting this same basic flower shape.

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