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Hi there & welcome to Annie's Place. A place inspired by and named after my late Grandmother Annie. Somewhere I can be creative, and share my love for all things hand made. I like nothing better than sitting with hook & yarn, crafting something home spun & completely unique, or rustling up some yummy baked goodies. I live in a town with a beautiful embankment, situated on the River Great Ouse. You may know me as 'Colour-Heaven' on Flickr or 'CosyKitty' on Ravelry. Why not stop a while.....?!!

Friday, 8 February 2013

Granny Square Sneaky Peek

Happy Friday everyone, hope all is well with you?! Another week has zoomed past, and I really wanted to do a more detailed post, but as time is not on my side today I thought I'd just pop my head in and post a couple of sneaky peek pics of what I've been working on. My 'This & That' Granny Square blanket is well and truly out of hibernation now, so here's a wee taster to wet your appetite. 


It's been really exciting choosing colour combinations for each 5 round & 10 round Granny, and I love seeing it all come together. It's going to be just one big colour explosion! 


Oh how I love the simplicity of this pattern.



Please forgive my flitting between projects, but as you get to know me a bit better you'll come to realise that I find it very difficult to dedicate long periods to one thing. Underscoring my parent's observation as a child that I could never sit still for 5 minutes. Not that I like to prove them right or anything, lol?!?! Hence patience isn't my strong point, therefore you're likely to see wips popping up all over the place. I hope you don't mind?  

Till next time......x x x 

27 comments:

  1. beautiful burst of colours!!!
    xxx Ale

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  2. Wow, the colours are just gorgeous and beautifully put together.

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  3. lovely colors and beautiful pictures:)

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  4. The color combinations are fantastic, you really have a gift for picking out what will look nice.
    Hugs to you,
    Meredith

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  5. Wow mein grosses grosses Kompliment,
    einfach traumhaft schöööööööööön.

    LG Irene

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  6. Enjoying your flitting between projects and enjoying the colour combinations in the process!

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  7. gorgeous sneaky peeks! the colours look incredible. enjoy the weekend, Heather x

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  8. It's gorgeous! That Catania cotton is absolutely vibrant, and you've put the colours together just perfectly! Have a lovely weekend :-) xxxx

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  9. Your colours are gorgeous! Oh my gosh, I so want to do that! I am a bit of a project chickadee too :)

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  10. Oh I love your sneak peek of color! It's beautiful. I'm also working on a granny square blanket. It's nice to have a project that I don't need to have a pattern to peer at constantly. Just relaxing, repetitous crocheting!

    Blessings,
    Betsy

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  11. Beautiful blanket !! Love all the colors ! Can't wait to see it finished :)

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  12. Really nice color combination!!!

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  13. Looking good. Gorgeous colours. Sue

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  14. It's looking gorgeous so far!

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  15. It's a beautiful bunch of colors!

    Have a great weekend!

    Lluisa x

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  16. So pretty and colorful! xo Heather

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  17. Hi, Annie! Your blanket is promising to be awesome! I love all the colors you are using. Don't worry, I for example, also tend to leave one project., do a bit of another, then get back to the first. Otherwise you get bored a little working on the same.
    One question, I know it's designer's choice, but I'm also making a granny blanket, however, can't decide how to arrange squares. I was thinking of making groups of 4 of them, and then join with granny stitch with others. But colors...make me mad! I can't choose if I shall combine 4 squares of same color, or make group of 2 same and 2 same..sorry for a long comment :)

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  18. The colours make me really curious to see it once it's finished! Don't keep us waiting for long! ;)

    Love, Kirsten

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  19. This looks lovely, a real rainbow of colours :)

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  20. Love the flitting....not sure what that says about my brain!

    Gorgeous!

    xx

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  21. Great colours! I can't wait to see the finished project!

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  22. Hello, you're the same as me, always many more than one wip on the go at any time - I get a bored doing the same thing all the time, I like a bit of variety too!

    Love your colour choices too - very nice!!

    Jane xx

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  23. Good Morning Sharron!
    I found your blog because we are in the same group on ravelry and i sit for about one hour or so and read every post of your blog. What a wondeful bog!!!!!!! I admire your color selection!! I am a new member of your blog and you are on my favorite-list too, so i can't miss a new post;-) I wish you a great and colorful time and I look forward to your next great pictures!!!
    Best wishes
    Ela

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  24. Sharron,
    Parabéns pelo blog, teu crochet é muito bonito!
    Até breve! Abraço
    :-)

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  25. This is very nice and I'm about to make it soon :) But I have one question, what join method did you use to join this together?

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