This week we venture over to the United Kingdom with Kathryn Middleton as our next featured designer for two lovely squares. This week we have “Popcorn Explosion”, which is a beautiful creation full of texture creating a lovely 3D effect. Kathryn is the owner/creator/designer for AmyJ Designs and has a Facebook Group for her designs… Read More FATW5 – Week 8 – Popcorn Explosion
FATW5 – Week 7 brings us back to South Africa and Lana Ignjatovic, with Protea & Fynbos. The Protea is the national flower for South Africa and is also known as “sugarbush”. The Fynbos is found in the Western Cape and Eastern Cape providences of South Africa. It is a type of vegetation that is… Read More FATW5 – Week 7 – Protea & Fynbos
I do apologize for the delay in the 3 extra rounds being released. This week’s square, Muizenberg Square, uses the same 42 stitch side that we previously released…… For those of you that don’t want to download the document….. here is the instruction in US terms AND UK terms: US TERMS 3 Extra Rounds for squares ending… Read More FATW5 – Extra Rounds Week 6
This week we have the same number of stitches as last week…. 42 stitches per side. That means we are using the same document that we did for Desert Flower. For those of you that don’t want to download the document….. here is the instruction in US terms AND UK terms: US TERMS 3 Extra Rounds for… Read More FATW5 – Extra Rounds Week 5
And Week 5 brings us back to Ana Morais Soares and Portugal, officially República Portuguesa. Portugal is one of many countries that has an abundance of myth and folklore dating back millennial. This week’s square is entitled Miosotis (Portuguese spelling), which is translated from Ancient Greek meaning “mouse’s ear“, as the foliage is said to… Read More FATW5 – Week 5 – Miosotis
This week we have a new document for the 3 extra rounds as we have a new final stitch count. The first 2 weeks gave us a final stitch count of 41 stitches per side, week 3 gave us 40 stitches per side and now this week we are at 42 stitches per side. Do be… Read More FATW5 – Extra Rounds Week 4
So I’m sure you are all wondering….. what’s next???? Well we are less than 2 weeks from start of our Friends Around the World Fifth Anniversary CAL and I have yet to see a single color inspiration post or yarn choice post!!!! Where ARE THEY???? Tania Leis has taken the time to make an “introduction… Read More FATW5 – What’s next?