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#13 – Sunglasses Required

I kept the order of colors, Yellow / Green / White / Navy / Teal, consistent throughout this week’s ripple: and alternated between one and two-row wide stripes for all colors but the yellow and green, which are always 3-rows … Continue reading

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Hooping it up at Savers

In return for donating a bunch of stuff to Savers, I got a coupon for one 30%-off shopping spree. The night DH and I returned to shop, the store was quiet – nothing like during a half-off sale – with … Continue reading

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#52 – November’s Ripple

For this month’s ripple it seemed natural to use some of the Yarn Fairy yarns left after I snatched colors for October’s blanket from my so carefully planned color combinations. – HAha, ‘quickly thrown together combos’ would be far more … Continue reading

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2012 Ripple #44 – Bobble-less One

This is the first ripple I’ve made with the three pounds of rosy yarn I harvested from the very heavily bobbled sweater from whence this new ripple series, which shall have no bobbles, gets its silly name, ‘Bobble-less’. I Like … Continue reading

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2012 Ripple #42 – Mermaid

It’s a treat to design a ripple around such a richly colored variegated yarn as Caron’s Rainbow Dreams in the Jet Stream colorway. The other yarns I used are RHSS Real Teal, Tea Leaf and some anonymous white, plus a … Continue reading

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2012 Ripple #40 – Mocha at Midnight

I’m going to have to buy more RHSS ‘Coffee’ to replace the unknown brown yarn that I stole from the Mushroom Granny project. What can I say… it was the perfect shade of cool brown to go with the mocha! … Continue reading

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Ripple of the Week #24

I’ve called this ripple Blue Lagoon ever since I gathered the yarns for it, probably because the darker of the two Lion Brand Color Waves yarn colors is named Blue Lagoon. The lighter one is Caribbean. But when I saw … Continue reading

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