Thursday, May 22, 2008

Slytherin Ripple Afghan

I have an announcement. They Slytherin ripple afghan is finally done. I am so incredibly happy with it! I can't believe that this took me 9 months. It just goes to show that projects finish a whole lot more quickly when you actually work on them regularly.

Hook: J / 6.00 mm
Yarn: Red Heart Super Saver in Grey Heather and Dark Sage
Pattern: Easy Ripple Afghan

Modifications: I cast on more stitches than the pattern to have a 66" wide blanket. (Sorry I don't remember the exact number.) Although I plan to use this blanket on a twin bed I really like extra to either side so that I am not left with drafts when I roll over.

This is my second crocheted afghan (the Sampler afghan being the first), but I am so much happier with this one. It is the perfect size, not too busy, but with just enough visual interest. Plus it is in great colors. What is not to love?

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Anonymous Robbyn said...

Oh and believe me, having done a few, there is nothing, nothing like the warmth and comfort of a blanket you made yourself.

Your Slytherin Ripple (does that sound like a seriously funky ice cream flavor?) is beautiful!

23/5/08 9:32 AM  
Blogger Dame Wendy said...

Very nice! :)

23/5/08 9:40 AM  
Blogger Lisa said...

Oh that is lovely!

23/5/08 5:19 PM  

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