Monthly Archives: May 2011

Ripple of the Week #22

Two purples, two pinks, sometimes simple is best! A Girly Ripple 11,554 stitches – 271,256 stitches donated so far this year

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Decisions, Decisions

I’ve finished 112 of the 160 squares I need for my child-sized granny afghan. Phew!! Now just forty-eight more to go! While crocheting all these squares I eliminated several variegated yarns, some too dark, some too high of contrast (containing … Continue reading

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Assorted Treasures

I collected an interesting assortment of treasures along my usual errand route the other day. My first stop was at the library, where the charity group has an exchange box, to drop off two more ripple afghans. There was a … Continue reading

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Ripple of the Week #21

While I was making it, my DH and I both thought this ripple’s colors were all about daffodils and red tulips. But on the day I went out in the yard to photograph it I realized they’re really about primroses! … Continue reading

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And Then There Were… Sixty-four

I’m up to sixty-four granny squares already! That leaves less than one hundred left to crochet. Am I ready to start weaving in ends? Not yet. After seeing this photograph, I decided to remove all the squares containing chartreuse.

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Beginning of #22 – A Girly Ripple

I designed a simple four stripe pattern to use available amounts of two purple and two pink yarns. Ripple away…

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One Box Out, One Box In

After dropping off a box of miscellaneous stuff at the tiny thrift store in town, I just couldn’t resist having a look-see, because of the fabulous price – $4.00 for all the clothing you can stuff into a plastic grocery … Continue reading

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