Category Archives: afghans

Works In Progress 2/5/19

One of the better responses to a Polar Vortex is burying yourself in yarn, I think.  Here are my most active projects. My “Green Granny”.   I’ll need 208 squares to get to my desired size, and I’m at 50.   Small … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: Caron Cakes Faerie Cakes and Super Saver Minty Big Blocks

I saw a picture of a project on  the Left in Knots blog of a charming hat pattern: I loved the colors so much I looked to see what the yarn was.   Ah, Caron Cakes Faerie Cakes, a very … Continue reading

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Crochet Madness

 Christmas Afghan The New Year has been odd, so I’m now about to begin row 17 of 31 rows in the famous “afghan in a weekend” I adapted to be my Christmas Afghan.  It’s getting hard to photograph the thing, … Continue reading

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Christmas Afghan Rows 7-10

I was zipping right along when I finished up row ten and realized I was going to run out of yarn.  Eek!  There are mathematical consequences to using fatter yarn than the original pattern, though unwittingly, since I still haven’t … Continue reading

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