I gave a sneak peak at my current project, Sunny Blue Hawaii, a few weeks ago. I'm loving these colors together. I had started out using the turquoise, white and gray, but it just wasn't doing it for me. After I switched to the bright yellow, that was it!
I'm crocheting a simple granny square and letting the colors do all the talking.
Of course, the more colors you use the more ends there are to weave in. I don't mind weaving in ends but I like to do it at the table usually while chatting with my mom. I crochet a bunch of squares and then sit down to weave in the ends.
In the following picture I have about 10-12 squares done. I need 35 and currently have 25 complete. I like to crochet while I watch TV. I have a bunch of DVR'd shows to watch so hopefully I'll knock out the last 10 in no time.
What do you think of this combination of colors?
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Those are BEAUTIFUL! I love bright colors...especially teal! You've got talent! - Brenley @spoonsofgraceReplyDelete
Awwee! Thanks so much!Delete
I love to crochet and I love granny squares.... The colours are beautiful like the sea and the sun!ReplyDelete
I love the sea and the sun! That is what I was going for ;)Delete
To be so talented! Colors scream tropical, happy and fun. Love the name.ReplyDelete
I love your Sunny Blue Hawaii granny squares! Can't wait to see them all together. I found your blog, (new follower ;-) ) thru your link at http://eyeloveknots.blogspot.com so glad I visited your blog this morning. Kim http://acitywithoutaswing.blogspot.com/ReplyDelete
So bright and cheerful. very nice colorsReplyDelete
I love blue and yellow, the colors of spring!ReplyDelete
I think you've nailed it with the name "Hawaiian" - it certainly reminds me of somewhere tropical with blue sea and golden sands with white wave foam. That blanket is going to look so crisp and clean - heavenly :) Learning to crochet granny squares is on my list of things to learn this year! Special Teaching at Pempi’s PalaceReplyDelete
The colors are bright and the whole picture says happy and Summery. Not bad at all! :)ReplyDelete
Beautiful colour combination, a real delight.ReplyDelete
Very bright and cheerful colours. I love that combination of yellow and turquoise togetherReplyDelete
Sunny Blue Hawaii is a perfect name for this color combination. That is going to be an awesome blanket.ReplyDelete
I love the blue, but the yellow really makes it!ReplyDelete
I love the combination of colors! It is so cheery! Thank you for sharing this week on the Art of Home-Making Mondays! :)ReplyDelete
I love the colour combinations you chose. So bright and summery. Its going to look great once its finished. I just started learning how to crochet myself, its a fun past-time.ReplyDelete
These are SO beautiful Coletta - thanks for sharing them at Inspire Me Monday at Create With Joy! :-)ReplyDelete