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« on: July 26, 2012 08:53:04 PM »

This is the next afghan for the eldest of a friends three girls. The granny ripple was for the youngest and the middle daughter is getting a granny swirl.

She chose the colors from my stash and after I used up the first 3 skeins I realized one color was discontinued. DOH!
Thankfully a kind soul sent me one after I posted on another crochet forum.
This is a modification of the Red Heart pattern called Daydreamer Diagonal Blanket #LW2580

Stats: 6888 double crochets, 6888 single crochets, 2296 slip stitches, and 3 colors.
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« Reply #1 on: July 26, 2012 09:26:11 PM »

That's really pretty! The colors look great with that pattern!

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« Reply #2 on: July 27, 2012 12:05:51 AM »

Those are beautiful colors, and I love the diagonal stripes. Smiley

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« Reply #3 on: July 27, 2012 12:37:51 AM »

Beautiful.  Looking forward to seeing the last one.  I am so impressed at the way you just get on and do them.  I have at least one half finished afghan languishing from laziness or else it just gets pushed out by life and other things.
« Reply #4 on: July 27, 2012 07:18:17 AM »

I love it. For some reason, it is very calming. Perfect for a blanket.

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« Reply #5 on: July 27, 2012 12:42:46 PM »

What a great color pallet! It looks perfectly snuggley, too!
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« Reply #6 on: August 01, 2012 08:19:50 AM »

That is so cool-looking! I love it! Great job! Grin

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« Reply #7 on: August 01, 2012 09:37:20 AM »

I really like it, it looks kind of like waves.

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« Reply #9 on: January 20, 2013 05:59:41 PM »

Reminds me of the ocean or the beach...super pretty colors.  I love the pattern you chose also.

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