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purple princess
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« on: April 13, 2011 08:20:23 AM »

Found a fabulous crochet blog: Crochet with Raymond and used her pattern (with some changes cos my yarn was chunkier) to create a fabulous rainbow tea cosy.  However, the cafetiere got jealous and I couldn't stand the tension in the kitchen, what with the snide comments and tea pot gloating...anyway...I made a coffee cosy too.  It's all hunky dory again in the kitchen.  Both beverage creators are now smug (or should that be snug) and happy.  The breadbin is looking a bit left out though...

snug as a tea pot in a cosy by purple-princess, on Flickr


cosy coffee by purple-princess, on Flickr
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« Reply #1 on: April 13, 2011 09:12:07 AM »

I LOVE the colours! Cheesy
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« Reply #2 on: April 13, 2011 10:53:08 AM »

dont you just hate it when the crockery gets snide?
i love the write up and the design is so cool
i wish i could crochet
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« Reply #3 on: April 13, 2011 11:15:52 AM »

Oooh! It's sooo beautiful!!! I love thems!!
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« Reply #4 on: April 14, 2011 12:31:54 AM »

I love them!
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« Reply #5 on: April 14, 2011 12:46:47 AM »

ooh thanks for the positive feedback guys  Smiley

oh and jennythor you have no idea how snippy they can get...and let's just not get started on the fridge and the cooker's relationship - it's a good job they are on opposite sides of the room I tell ya  Grin
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« Reply #6 on: April 17, 2011 05:26:25 AM »


oh and jennythor you have no idea how snippy they can get  Grin

It's not their fault, it's all the caffeine. 

These are really cool.  I am a big fan of Crochet with Raymond.  She would be proud.  Grin
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« Reply #7 on: April 17, 2011 09:07:12 PM »

Great colors!  I love them both!!  Glad to hear all is well in the kitchen again! lol
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« Reply #8 on: July 27, 2011 10:20:50 AM »

LOVE this. Wish I could crochet.
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