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Week 20/52: Ripples and Granny Squares

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So last week I had the misfortune of being without a laptop because my motherboard died, and I had to take my PC to the repair shop.  I could have posted the week’s entry through my smartphone, but I was feeling like I didn’t really have anything interesting or new to share.  I was still crocheting, still making the stripey blanket and the granny stripe afghan.  I also made more progress on the Attic 24 Cottage Blanket.

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In the middle of all this afghan-crocheting, I’d been wanting to make one out of granny squares.  The last one I made was this one, and it took me forever to finally weave in all the loose ends.  Anyway, it had been on my mind to crochet an afghan inspired by Zeens and Roger’s Crochet Circles in a Square Blanket.  So last weekend I started this:

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I imagine it will make a very pretty blanket when it’s all done– if I ever finish…

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Author: FC5

Happily married and childfree by choice. Licensed clinical psychologist at a state prison for men. I work four 10-hour days in exchange for a 3-day weekend, every weekend. Outside of that, I appreciate my freedom and enjoy a life of various creative pursuits.

5 thoughts on “Week 20/52: Ripples and Granny Squares

  1. I’m loving your color choices 🙂

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    • Thanks! I can’t take credit for the ripple blanket color palette– It’s the Attic 24 Cottage Blanket Stylecraft Special yarn pack. But I did choose my favorite colors for the granny squares. 🙂

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  2. Ooh, I can’t wait to see how it turns out! 🙂

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