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Saturday, 8 March 2008

FGX Update

Well, I finally got around to editing all my Friendship Granny Exchange photos, so it’s time for another update (with lots of pattern links, woohoo!).

Here's some I’ve received:

1) Basic Granny. 2) Basic Granny. 3) Basic Granny combining an eyelash yarn and plain DK. 4) Basic Granny. 5) I’m sure I’ve seen this pattern somewhere but I can’t find it now (anyone?). 6) A Pumpkin Square! - guess when I got this one. 7) Sunshine Jewel. 8) Friendship Jewel. 9) This is another one where I’m sure I’ve seen something like it but…

And here’s some I’ve sent:

1) This one was for “Dragonpuck”, a dragon and hockey fan. My own design, a fiery puck. Yeah, it is, trust me. 2) Pretty Patchwork (from 101 Granny Squares, Carol Alexander, 2004). 3) Square Flower. 4) Cat Tracks. 5) Christina’s Favorite. 6) Easy Daisy Granny. 7) #42 from Crochet Primer Vol. 64 (Bucilla, 1972). 8) Penguin Square (the pattern used to be available in crochetroo's Etsy shop but I can only find readymade items at the moment. Maybe she'll list the pattern again sometime).
9) Sweet Dreams (adapted).

BTW, I used Picasa to make these mosaics. So easy!

I’ve received 21 squares so far. I need 50 for the blanket I want to make with them - basically a single-bed topper with a wide border to hang down the sides. I may even incorporate a row of my own squares in the border.

If you are one of the people who sent me these squares thank you, thank you, thank you! I am loving this exchange! If you don’t see yours here yet I will post another update when I have a few more squares together.

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  • At 13 March, 2008 21:39, Blogger Sharon said…

    Wow, what a great record of what you have received and sent! I hope you continue to photograph these beautiful squares.

    And thanks for the plug for the Crochet Partners Friendship Granny Square Exchange!

    A Musician by Grace

  • At 13 March, 2008 22:03, Blogger jmk said…

    Hey, Sharon - the more people I get involved, the more squares I get! I'm not silly. :-)

  • At 15 March, 2008 11:46, Blogger Duke said…

    Peace be with the moderator, as well as those reading this message.( if it is not censored :-)
    The time has come.
    I am here to bring judgment to the living and the dead. The harvest is ripe.
    Pass this on to all fellow believers.

    The Faithful Witness,

  • At 15 March, 2008 23:33, Blogger jmk said…

    Oh, right, cheers for that.


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