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« on: February 15, 2013 07:25:57 AM »

I've finished my second afghan!  This one was much easier than my first one.  The pattern was super simple and worked up quickly.  I spent exactly 4 weeks on it, crocheting casually whenever DH & I were watching television together.  The pattern is the Kew Gardens, which is available for free from Lion Brand.  The yarn was Lion Brand Homespun in Earth, Lagoon & Barrington.  The last picture has a 48" long ruler for scale. 







I'm so glad it's done.  It will be a birthday present for my mom, and that isn't until March 21st, so I'm quite early!  Now I have to start on one for a friend's wedding.... Wink

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« Reply #1 on: February 15, 2013 07:56:28 AM »

That's really pretty, your mom should love it.
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Wow! That is gorgeous! Love the colors!
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« Reply #3 on: February 16, 2013 12:39:41 AM »

Very nice, and the colours are lovely!

It took you 4 weeks - wow!  You must be fast!
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