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Happily married for lots of years to great guy, mother of one wonderful daughter. I have lots of interests and wished I had more time to explore them all.

Sunday, December 14, 2014

Crocheted Afghan truly says Welcome Home

If I were naming this afghan it would have to be something along the lines of Caribbean Cruise.   I've always been a big fan of blues and greens together, this definitely makes me think of ocean and salty breezes.  Another wonderful team effort with squares made by our good friend from New York, AnneMarie, and assembled by our other good friend, Sherry K right here in Buckeye Land.  It also reminds me of the first 2 peace bathing suit I had way back in the day.  Twas a real 2 piece too, not a bikini.  Back in the dark ages when I was a young girl you stayed pretty covered up ...even in a 2 piece.  Boy legs were more like shorts, the waste was covered and the top was anything but skimpy.  Anyone as old as dirt like me and remember the style I'm describing?  lol

Thank you Sherry and AnneMarie, you both Rock!

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4 comments:

  1. Sandy , I remember the times when the people wore clothes and now look what they wear.Just watch the old shows that will tell you. Thank you Sherryk and Annmariefor a job well done. Rosemarie.

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  2. marj in minnesota/48 degreesDecember 14, 2014 at 7:26 AM

    Iam sure I can remember back farther then both of you. Dont get me started!!:+) My poor father had three daughters and we put him through the works!!Good times!
    Love the colors too ladies. Looks like water to me and with the warm temps we are having here reminds me of spring. Hope some of the rest of you are enjoying warm temps too.especially our friends under the bridge. Take care and enjoy.

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  3. Hey Rosemarie and Marj, nice to know I'm not alone in remembering and being old as dirt, lol.

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  4. Very pretty afghan. Thank you ladies. Another warmer family is such a good thing.
    Yes, I will say, I too remember my first 2 piece bathsuit. Everything was way covered. Yep, I am old also.

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