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« on: June 09, 2012 12:38:48 PM »

I loved Rainbow Brite as a kid so when I saw this pattern I knew exactly what I wanted to do! I had most of the colors on hand so this was a pretty cheap project. Most of the blanket was made while I was sitting in the waiting room of the hospital during my husband's heart procedure. It was a nice distraction and I was able to talk craft with others who were waiting.

I guess I've had rainbows on the brain lately!  Smiley

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« Reply #1 on: June 09, 2012 12:55:28 PM »

That is gorgeous!  I love rainbows and bright colours.  I hope the heart procedure went well.
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« Reply #2 on: June 09, 2012 02:40:50 PM »

I'm not usually a huge rainbow fan, but this is perfectly used.

And provided some needed brightness in a tense situation.


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« Reply #3 on: June 09, 2012 07:37:35 PM »

Beautiful! I love making starghans. Smiley
I too hope everything went well. Best wishes.

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« Reply #4 on: June 10, 2012 07:45:52 AM »

Everything went well and hubby is doing better. Thanks for the good wishes!

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« Reply #5 on: July 28, 2012 08:27:53 PM »

so pretty and cheery looking   awesome work   glad to hear your dh is doing better.

« Reply #6 on: August 03, 2012 02:32:07 AM »

oooh, nice!!  I like how there aren't holes up the "corners" of this pattern as there are in the other star ones, and I am impressed how you got the edges scalloped evenly all round.  ;-)

Thanks for the link, I will have to give this one a go. 

Glad hubby is getting better.  Must be a relief! 

« Reply #7 on: October 02, 2012 07:33:29 AM »

I love it!
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« Reply #8 on: October 02, 2012 11:21:15 AM »

I love the colours you chose.  I once started and abandoned a starghan... maybe I will need to try again. 

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« Reply #9 on: October 02, 2012 10:17:21 PM »

This is beautiful! I have had to wait long hours in hospitals for my mom, and I always craft while I am there too. My craft projects are always good conversation starters. Once I made a sock monkey while I was waiting and then gave it to my mom when she woke up after her surgery. She still has it in her bedroom now.

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