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whyme81687
« on: May 13, 2011 08:49:12 AM »

So I've become a bit obsessed with making afghans. I think I like the fact that it's a project that doesn't take just a day and it's so satisfying after you finished. These are my two most recent let me know what you think.

This one was a stashbusting afghan that made a considerable dent in my yarn collection. It's all acrylic of various brands from other projects I've done throughout the years:



This one is made from Vanna's Choice yarn with this pattern: http://www.lionbrand.com/patterns/L0057AD.html?noImages=
I made it longer than the pattern calls for and it's HUGE I layed down on it and it's taller than me. I'm trying to figure out if I want to put a border on it and maybe add more rows but for now it's done until I can decide on both of those....Oh and the dark blue is actually a purple it didn't photograph very well:

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« Reply #1 on: May 13, 2011 10:27:36 AM »

Very nice work! I enjoyed looking at your afghans.
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« Reply #2 on: May 13, 2011 01:43:15 PM »

Lovely!  I specially like the first one!
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« Reply #3 on: May 13, 2011 02:04:35 PM »

Very awesome workmanship...or is that workwomanship....Whatever you call it, those are really pretty projects.  Oh, and love your quote-made me smile. 

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« Reply #4 on: May 13, 2011 04:32:53 PM »

I love the second one! I like it as is, but i'm sure if you add to it, it will look just as awesome.
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« Reply #5 on: May 14, 2011 10:46:18 AM »

Thanks everyone!!
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