Sunday, September 8, 2013

New custom order...pretty pansies

A special customer down in Texas, who I have worked with over the years (has it really been years?), requested a special blanket using the pattern from Leisure Arts #100318, Afghans for All Seasons, Book 1. It's called "Pretty Pansies", and they really are.




She wanted colors similar to the photo, but on a white background, so this is what I came up with:
(I used Caron One pound in white, jonquil, light blue, lavender, lilac; Vanna's Choice in sweet pea; and Red Heart's pretty in pink.)




She was happy with the samples, so off I go...

Happy weekend!




15 comments:

  1. Oh, I really like your pansies squares.
    The blanket will be gorgeous!

    Groetjes, Monique

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  2. Hola estos pensamientos en la manta son muy hermosos y los que ya se ven divinos!!! me imagino como va a quedar que lo disfrutes los colores perfectos besitos Sandra.

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  3. Hi !....Happy Sunday !....gorgeous squares , pansies are so beautiful and in a granny they are looking so lovely. You have done a great job ! ....Congrats!

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    1. Thank you Luna! I hope you have been well.

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  4. Great color picks :-) And very pretty squares.
    Blessings :-)

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  8. It looks pretty already! I love to crochet as well. Following you for some inspiration and motivation. :)

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  10. lovely...........I call pansies 'happy little faces' because that's what they're like to me when we finally see them in the spring. so sweet

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  11. This is so beautiful. I just found your blog last week, and I love your work! The double bed coverlet is gorgeous!

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    1. Thank you so much for such a nice comment vernagrace, and thanks for stopping by!

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