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#17 – Restoring Balance

While getting out some Red Heart Super Saver ‘Cherry Red’ to use in ‘Fruit Punch’, I noticed the overabundance of BRILLIANT RED yarns in my charity stash. Thanks to this week’s ripple, that is no longer a problem! Brilliant It’s … Continue reading

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#16 – Mill Ends

Trying out the pretty yarn on the right this week. All three of these are from a single bag of mill ends that I found at JoAnns last fall. To camouflage that it’s sportweight while all the other yarns in … Continue reading

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#14 – A Debut

It’s fun to design a ripple in a way that will show off a particular yarn, like the lovely lilac chenille that DH just finished unraveling from this large sweater I found at Savers. Not only is this yarn lovely … Continue reading

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#12 – Still Thirsty

Making the yellow scrap ripple, ‘Lemonaide’, was so much fun, I wanted to do a red one. Not having nearly enough red scraps, I included some orange, rose and peach ones, as well as a partial skein of RHSS ‘Cherry … Continue reading

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Ripple #10 of 2015

Mixing single and double-row variegated stripes again. Although this ripple only has eleven variegated stripes, they are made up of seventeen variegated rows, enough to use up two partial skeins of very similar pink/blue/white yarns, part of this anonymous donation … Continue reading

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#9 – Indecision

I had a hard time deciding on a striping design for this week’s ripple. As you can see by my scribbled notes, what’s usually a quick rather intuitive process for me just went on. . . and on! Sigh. All … Continue reading

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#8 – A Long Time Coming

I have finally gotten around to using this pretty yarn combo, which I put together last August on the day Lisa’s Big box of yarn arrived. The RHSS ‘Amethyst’ and ‘Real Teal’ that she sent me beautifully match the variegated, … Continue reading

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