Bear’s Rainbow Blanket in IG-Land!

It’s been a blast looking at everyone’s progress on Instagram. I have been eagerly awaiting a spare moment to post, and it finally came! Check out a few more folks who have finished their Bear’s Rainbow Blanket:

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aemeabe – instagram

aemeabe has finished her gorgeous blanket – loving the grey and the border.

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talesfromtrish – instagram

…And a great progress shot by newcomer, springtimevoodoo – who is using my FAVORITE yarn: Hobby Lobby’s “I Love this Yarn” 🙂

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springtimevoodoo – instagram

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Progress Updates!

Hello everyone!  Admin Mary here.  It’s hot outside.  That means I am not making as much progress as I would like on my own Bear’s blanket.  However, I did finish up a little postage stamp blanket – which I will share with you in a minute.  For now, I have to show you some amazing finished scrappy blankets from Rachel!

ImageThis little scrappy postage stamp has a background of pink.  I’ve always wanted to do this and just can’t seem to match my colors right.  Rachel makes it look simple… and beautiful!

ImagePostage Stamp Scrappiness in all it’s glory!  Look at that little cutie in the center!

ImageSpeaking of cute little babes on a blanket, look at this scrappy Bear’s Blanket from tabelite25!  The colors are so yummy!

Imageaemeabe is on her way to finishing her Bear’s blanket, too!  She is sewing hers together from what I hear.  I can’t wait to see the finished result!

Imageartsybit wasn’t sure on these colors… but I think they look great together!  Love the warms and the cools meshing together!

ImageAnd lastly, my little postage stamp scrappy baby blanket!  I’m always in shock that I have that many colors laying around.  I’ll admit it – I hoard acrylic yarn.  I have to have one of every color.  I can’t resist.

I can’t wait to see the progress as everyone continues their scrappies!  I am still working on my Bear’s Blanket, so hopefully I can finish that one up and unveil it soon, too.  Keep in mind, scrappy blankets are not limited to postage stamp and Bear’s Blanket only.  If you have any other pattern you use for your scrappy blankets, I would love to hear about them!  The more, the merrier!  I have two secret ones in the works… more on them later!

Instagram #scrappycal Progress!

Admin Mary here!

I have returned from my journey to Canada and back, and it’s time to check up on everyone that is participating in the Scrappy Crochet-A-Long!

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aemeabe’s beautiful work!  Love the border color…

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llchika73’s beautiful assorted mix!

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tabelite25 was able to get her Mom to start up, too!  And we have to show one more picture from her progress…

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Beautiful rainbow squares!  Yummy!

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sha119 picked beautiful shades of blue!  I feel like I’m near the ocean…

Now that I am back form my summer vacation, I should get crackin’ on finishing my own scappy blanket.  These pictures have given me the inspiration!  Thank you everyone!

Lovely Developments

Good morning, everyone from Admin Rachele! Are we all enjoying this pattern? There are so many color choices for the squares – I know no two schemes are alike amongst our members.

The original blanket has many different colors, and while I am working mine with a pale neon palette, I only really have 5 or 6 colors – not optimal for the shaded effect. I really meditated on what type of layout I would do. Random? Orderly? Well, after a few days it hit me. I am actually thinking of doing an Around the World color layout. What do y’all think? I’ll post pics here soon.

For now, here’s a round-up of some progress pics from ScrappyCAL members.

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Llchika73 has a growing stack of squares!

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Beautiful shading by Talesfromtrish

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Jenmariecrafts pastel collection

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Aemeabe crochet on the go! Check out her IG feed for more great pics

Thanks y’all for the great updates! 🙂