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Tuesday, July 21, 2009

crocheting for damsel


Here's some new colors damsel girl picked out for her crochet blanket. We bought these awhile back. Aren't they gorgeous? I didn't have enough leftovers for hers and I was excited to try some nice wool yarn. This is so fun to work between my finger as it flows so light and carefree.
This will not be a 'crazy' blanket since my girl has absolute ideas about what colors she wants and what order they are to be placed in....:)


Isn't this basket adorable? I love it for a crochet project as it is easy to grab colors, store and move the whole lot about for easy start and clean up each day.

I had an aching desire to try out a ripple pattern and talked A into it. I love it so far. It is so cuddly already.

1 comment:

Beth in IL said...

Love those colors. Hope all is well and that you are just busy with fun summer stuff.

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Noah Webster's 1828 Dictionary of the American Language defines Magnanimity as such:
MAGNANIM'ITY, n. [L. magnanimitas; magnus, great, and animus, mind.] Greatness of mind; that elevation or dignity of soul, which encounters danger and trouble with tranquillity and firmness, which raises the possessor above revenge, and makes him delight in acts of benevolence, which makes him disdain injustice and meanness, and prompts him to sacrifice personal ease, interest and safety for the accomplishment of useful and noble objects.