Thursday, August 2, 2012

Next order - Fruit Punch Tote

A brand new Jo-Ann's Fabric store opened near us last Friday. 

 Hubby drove me over there after my physical therapy session today. 

 It's a nice huge store - half is devoted to sewing and the other half is for crafts.



While wandering through their yarn section I spotted this adorable free pattern, Fruit Punch Tote, in such yummy colors it made my heart sing.



I immediately tore off a pattern and stuffed it into my purse to bring home. 

 After supper I kept thinking about the tote while watching TV. 

Lordy... I couldn't stand it any longer and went upstairs to look at my yarn selection.

I finally chose these five colors from my yarn stash:

-Caron Simply Soft - in watermelon and sunshine;
-Loops & Threads Silky Soft in orange blossom;
-Caron Simply Soft in soft blue and limelight.



I hope I haven't jumped the gun by showing you my next project. 

 It would be VERY embarrassing if I couldn't figure out the stitches in the pattern. 

 LOL !



Well...duh...I guess I better get busy and try working up one of the squares.

Bye!

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9 comments:

  1. Those colors just make me happy! I am sure you will figure it out. xo

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  2. I can't wait to see this made up in those delicious colors.

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  3. That looks adorable!
    I must say...you had just the right colors in your 'stash'!!!
    bet it works up nicely. Pat

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  4. Yummy sherbet colors, Sandy. This will be so nice.

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  5. Very nice will be just lovely!

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  6. Love it! Guess I need to get to Joann's for the pattern!

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  7. You can do it! I can't wait to see all those yummy colors you've chosen worked into this adorable bag! I'm going to Joann's tomorrow...I'll have to have a look around for it! You have a new one close by? Uh-oh...that's DANGEROUS! LOL

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  8. These colors are gorgeous! I bet you'll do just fine with the pattern. Can't wait to see this pretty piece finished. I have a brand-new JoAnn's store too! I can't wait to go check it out.

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