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March 19, 2014 ~ Love is Like [Crocheting] Ice Cream

on March 19, 2014

Granny Stripe

This doesn’t exist any more.  I pulled out almost 1,700 yards of afghan worked in granny stripe, balled the yarn, and started over.  Yeah, crazy.  I know.  Somewhere along the way, I stopped liking how the Neapolitan yarn was looking with the granny stripe stitch.  I actually enjoy the stitch, and actually crocheting it.  Something about the stitch and the yarn, and the change of skeins.  I’m not even sure what it was.

So, I hunted for a new pattern to do, a different style.  Something that isn’t all clusters, but still had an interesting stitch combination.  And of course, nothing too intricate, any of the intracacy would be lost in the strawberry/chocolate/vanilla striping of the yarn.  Also, crocheting is usually very relaxing, and most often done at the end of the day when I’m tired.  I don’t count well when I’m tired.

I ended up starting this pattern instead.  I think I’m happy.  It’s been fun so far.

Do-Over

 

 

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10 responses to “March 19, 2014 ~ Love is Like [Crocheting] Ice Cream

  1. Nina says:

    Nina * commented on your activity on WordPress.

    Nina wrote: “*sigh*”

  2. Kat says:

    Even though it was a lot to undo, I think your choice of new pattern looks more ‘relaxing’ than the granny stripe….and yes, it’s like crocheting ice cream. LOL Good job.

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