16 September 2007

Baby Shower Thank You Cards

I've finally finished baby shower cards I designed for my friend, Nicole. She doesn't know what she's having, so I tried to make the colors unisex.

These were a lot of fun to make, and I think they're pretty adorable. I have about 15 extra cards, which I'm selling in my etsy shop here.

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I learned to make a granny square finally, thanks to my friend, Clara. I always had a block against granny squares and crochet stitches, (besides the single crochet my grandma taught me at age six). Thanks to a lunch date and quick tutorial, I'm over the wall.

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I must say, I'm usually not a granny square person, but have you seen the gorgeous hexagonal squares around? You should click this link, you'll be so inspired... I also checked out Simple Crochet by Erika Knight from the library. Her projects are very contemporary, simple and gorgeous.

For those who asked, I had a great time at my high school reunion. There were some people who I genuinely wanted to catch up with, and was pleased to hear about their lives. Here's one shot of Heather and myself, obviously not having any fun at all...

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Enjoy the remaining hours of this beautiful weekend!

4 comments:

kat said...

cute cards~ did you print them off your printer or are they silkscreened?

sulu-design said...

Warning - totally uncrafty comment ahead: you have such a gorgeous smile - I would kill for your teeth! The cards and squares are sweet, too.

Shona~ LALA dex press said...

Gocco cards, knitting squares AND a class reunion? You have been quite busy!
Thank you for the kind comments on my blog + now I have found yours!

Lisa said...

Yeah for teaching me your one crochet technique! Single crochet rocks!