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« on: April 06, 2018 03:44:08 PM »

So excited to share this!  I've been working on it for a few weeks now, having made a prototype, then frogged it, then made a new prototype, and finally this version.  The rainbow is a crocheted granny spiral, and the clouds are crocheted appliques.  The rain is crystal teardrop beads and glass seed beads strung onto beading wire.  The metal hoop is 14 across, and there are 12 colors of yarn in the spiral.



The clouds were crocheted from Buttercream Luxe, in white, and the rainbow from a mix of Caron Simply Soft, Vanna's Choice, Lion Brand Heartland, Bernat Satin, Red Heart Soft Solids, and Red Heart Super Saver. The Granny Spiral pattern costs $1, and can be found HERE:  The Cloud Appliques pattern can be found HERE.







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« Reply #1 on: April 06, 2018 04:15:22 PM »

That is super pretty!
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« Reply #2 on: April 06, 2018 04:22:28 PM »

Stunning!  Cheesy
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« Reply #3 on: April 06, 2018 04:23:38 PM »

That is gorgeous!!!
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« Reply #4 on: April 06, 2018 04:25:55 PM »

Fantastic! I adore that perfect circle in the centre surrounded by such glorious COLOUR!
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« Reply #5 on: April 06, 2018 05:21:14 PM »

I love how you put the rainbow above the clouds...so pretty to see that contrast...
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« Reply #6 on: April 06, 2018 08:04:20 PM »

I love it!  So symmetrical!  Beautiful.
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« Reply #7 on: April 07, 2018 07:13:26 AM »

I really love the way this looks like a raincloud and a rainbow at the same time!  It brings a cheerful note to rainy weather!  The colors and construction are very beautiful, and mesmerizing!
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« Reply #8 on: April 07, 2018 07:50:48 AM »

Now that is just gorgeous! The spiral rainbow and clouds are fabulous, but what I really like is the bead rainfall, which makes it super special in my eyes.  Awesome work!
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« Reply #9 on: April 07, 2018 08:40:14 AM »

Wow! You have really come up with something wonderful here.
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