Afghans · Crochet

Summer Hues inspired “Strawberry Mint” Afghan… Coming soon

Hi All, I am currently working on a crochet ripple blanket, using a pattern from 100 Colorful Ripple Stitches to Crochet, called Strawberry Mint by Leonie Morgan. I chose yarn from my stash to match the above color palette as closely as possible. I’m really happy with the way it’s coming along! I’ll post pics when I… Continue reading Summer Hues inspired “Strawberry Mint” Afghan… Coming soon

Afghans · Crochet

Double Stranded Ombre Basket Weave Blanket

I made this blanket using a pattern from Keeping it Stepford Scrap Yarn Blanket – Tutorial. Using two strands of worsted weight yarn and a N-9mm hook. Changing colors that were the closest to the last so that it blended a much as it could, creating an ombre effect. What do you think? Vicky Brehm 2016… Continue reading Double Stranded Ombre Basket Weave Blanket

Afghans · Crochet

Green Lemonade Bottle Inspired Baby Blanket

I just love granny squares. They’re so simple and cute. And I’m also very fascinated with the idea of using color palettes from pictures as my color inspiration. This is the inspiration for this blanket. I like working with motifs because I can make a blanket in sections and stack them as I go. Somehow,… Continue reading Green Lemonade Bottle Inspired Baby Blanket

Afghans · Charts · Crochet

Pink, Rose, Persimmon and White Baby Blankets

I just love how this one turned out, I reminds me so much of sherbet ice cream! I made it using four shades of Simply Soft yarn and a 4.5mm hook. Measuring 30″ x 30″ making it perfect for a security blanket. I used the pattern below and plan on translating the chart into a written… Continue reading Pink, Rose, Persimmon and White Baby Blankets