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Old 04-26-2013, 03:14 PM   #1
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My 2013 Temperature Project
We are making Temperature Projects as a KAL/CAL in the Bernat Forums. I am using Bernat Denimstyle yarn for mine, and have finished through March so far. I have been knitting two rows for the low temps, two rows for the high temps, and two more rows if it rains, snows, or we get lightning. (grey=rain, white=snow, black=lightning)

Shandeh Temp Project through March by Shandeh, on Flickr

Initially, I was planning on making a wrap, but since it's already 56 inches long, and there are still 9 months to go, I'm changing channels to a different train of thought - an afghan sounds right.

I cast off this section and set it aside. I will make a matching section for Oct, Nov, and Dec, to be the other end of my afghan. The ends will be fringe for the edges. No ends to weave in!

Now, I want to crochet some squares for the Spring and Summer months. One square for each day. I will seam together all those little squares for the center of the afghan. Wish me luck!
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Old 04-26-2013, 03:23 PM   #2
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Wow, cool project! Good luck!
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What a fun way to remember the year. I've heard of spinning a wheel or picking cards to determine the number of rows in a color pattern but this is unique. I'm looking forward to the finished afghan.
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Old 04-26-2013, 05:02 PM   #4
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Cool! Hot! Warm, wet, cloudy, rainy...you've got it all in there!
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A very interesting concept, Sandy! I likey likey!
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Well, it looks great and also should be say big enough to keep you warm whatever months you wrap around you! :0)
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Thank you all for your encouragement!
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It's nice to see your projects, Sandy! You're such a good knitter!
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It's nice to see your projects, Sandy! You're such a good knitter!
Thanks Dollyce! I am in awe when I see your amazing creations, so that comment makes me proud.
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