Sunday, February 12, 2006

Ripple Afghan

It feels great to have something to share with everyone and post again!!!
I missed doing this so much!

I have just finished a ripple afghan for my son, and it's the first project on my year 2006 album. :)
I would try to pick up little chances to work on it so it had progressed very slowly, but I'm glad it's finally done!
This afghan reduced my stash of RHSS nicely. :)


So how is everyone doing? :)

It seems that the fiber art world is having some exciting Olympics here and there, and I so wish I could participate!
I look forward to seeing participants' achievements. :)

20 comments:

Karen said...

The ripple ghan turned out lovely

Toni said...

That's a big project off your needles--yay!

Anonymous said...

Gorgeous Chie!

Mimi said...

That is really a wonderful afghan, Chie! So glad to see you post again =)

Sharon said...

Chie, your afghan is just lovely. I love crocheting the ripple pattern. It' so easy and so pretty when you are finished.

Chie said...

Thank you all so much! *hugs*

Mimi said...

I love your shawl! I think is so hard to pick colors for boys but your did a good job on this project.

Chie said...

Thank you, Mimi! :)
I usually have hard time picking out colors for my boy, and the result is not very satisfying...
But this time, I just threw colors in without thinking much about it, and it came out fine, I think. :D

Rebecca said...

looks great, chie! i think you did an awesome job on the colors and variation of stripe width - love it!!

Ulla said...

What a wonderful present you made your son.This is something he is going to love many many years.The warmness of a mother can never be too much.I have one my mother gave me and it's the part I have left of her, mentally I feel the warmness of my mother.

Fe said...

Wow Chie! that's so nice to see of your colorful ripple afghan and good for you that you have done your first project for this year. i look forward to seeing more of your projects.

Chie said...

Thank you, Rebecca, Ulla, and Fe!!! :)

mariko said...

So pretty Chie! You have alot of patience to make that afghan! Kawaii desu!

Pam said...

Hi Chie - thanks for stopping by the Knotty blog. I love the ripple afghan you did for your son, the colors go great together, I bet he loves it! -Pam

Donna said...

Hi, Chie! I am just starting to catch up after having the baby. We're doing well, and I am very much enjoying my special time with him. Your ripple afghan looks so nice! I love ripples.

Hobici said...

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Have a nice day

JulieP said...

Wonderful afghan. I bet your son loves it.

Kathy said...

That afghan is stunning! I love it!

Chie said...

Thank you all so much!!!
I'm so sorry for my late reply...
I promise I'll have a new post as soon as..... well I have something to post about!!! :D

jbj said...

Hi. I stumbled upon your blog while looking for keito dama magazine information. You mentioned finding it in a 2004 post. One of my goals is to explore knitting and crochet of other countries/cultures--whether through patterns, motifs,technique. My blog is very new (iminstitches.blogspot.com) and has few of my projects. Please visit; I would welcome comments.

My question is, does the magazine provide english translations of the patterns? Can they be obtained?

Your readers are also invited to comment. Thank you for entertaining my questions. jbj