Tag Archives: yarn scraps

Progress on the so-called “Dark” Granny

A while back I showed you the seventy-some 3-round granny squares that I crocheted from tiny “dark” scrap balls – not nearly enough for a blanket. Laying them out helped me to decide what color of squares I should make … Continue reading

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Playing with Scraps

As you probably already know, I enjoy finding a use for every last scrap of a yarn. Scrap balls the size of a tennis ball or larger end up in scrappy ripples, while smaller balls go into scrap grannies. As … Continue reading

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#15 – Yet Another Blue and Green Ripple

Over the years I’ve crocheted many a blue and green ripple afghan: 2014 #33 – Coastal Chaos 2014 #17 – Spring Rain 2014 #2 – Artic Chill 2013 #3 – Aquarium 2012 #42 – Mermaid 2011 #46 – Icy Blue … Continue reading

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#64 – The 11th Christmas Ripple

It’s always fun to gather a bunch of coordinating yarn scraps, the little bits and bobs that many would toss away, and design an afghan. It feels like you’re about to make Something out of Nothing! There’s a little plain … Continue reading

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Getting Acquainted

I’m going to try very hard not to over-think this project. After all, the previous owner of my Saori loom has already measured out and wound on a bright pink and blue warp and started weaving. All I have to … Continue reading

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#10 – Solar Flares

Wow!! Bright!! I hope this week’s ripple doesn’t do any permanent harm to our retinas! lol. Yup, those are my toes. As usual I’m standing on top of a sturdy wooden chair while I hold my camera high overhead trying … Continue reading

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Mini-Scrap Progress

I’m happy to report that not only do I have the minimum of 150 granny squares finished, 75 each of one-round and two-round squares, that I need for a ten square by fifteen square granny afghan, but I have many … Continue reading

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