Monthly Archives: January 2012

Diamonds and Squares Baby Afghan

This baby afghan is a diamond and square pattern, being knitted with purl stitches to raise the shapes and give them texture. The light blue highlights the diamonds and the dark blue stripe holds the squares. At this point the … Continue reading

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Prayer Shawl

I purchased the “Crocheted Prayer Shawl Campanion” book not only because I liked the patterns, but because it has inspirational stories and prayers in it.  As I was speaking with a friend who is having complications with her pregnancy, this … Continue reading

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Felted Mittens

Winter is finally here! With winter comes the need for warm clothing and felted mittens. Two years ago, I had made the kids felted mittens out of a Knit Picks http://www.knitpicks.com yarn called Telemark which is 100% peruvian wool. I … Continue reading

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Blessed to Give

I love to give a small part of myself when I give afghans to people who need some encouragement. All the time and work that goes into making an afghan and the prayers and love that are expended while working on the … Continue reading

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