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WIP: Granny Squares

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Fazer quadrados tornou-se viciante. Basta começar para não conseguir parar. E isto de ter passado uma semana em casa da minha mãe, traduziu-se num grande aumento de quadrados para a minha manta. Estou longe de ter todos os que necessito, mas já tenho suficientes para se ver qualquer coisa. E o novo vicio ainda nos valeu umas risadas, quando me deu para ensinar a minha sobrinha(8) e o meu sobrinho(9) a fazer crochet. Só aprenderam a fazer a corrente, e ele tem muito mais jeito do que ela, fizeram uma corrente enorme, e mais outra e outra que ataram juntas formando uma única e que depois atámos numa palmeira pequenina na rua da minha mãe, mas uma das vizinhas, cortou-a toda assim que saiu à rua, alegou que pensava que era bruxedo, vejam só! Os miúdos ficaram super desiludidos! Voltando ao meu trabalho, estou a gostar, até ao dia que voltei (na terça), tinha 35 quadrados feitos e alguns deles já estavam unidos. Entretanto fiz poucos, uns 4, e passei mais tempo a unir mais quadrados, tenho 20 unidos. 

Making granny squares has became an addiction. I just have to start them and then I can't stop. And the fact that I spent a week at my mom's, has translated into an increase in squares made. I am far from having all the ones I need, but I already have quite a few. And the new addiction has given us a few laughs too, as I taught crochet to my niece (8) and my nephew (9). They have only learnt how to do the chain, he's better at it then she is, and they did a huge one, then another, and another and then tied them all together, and tied it around a small palm tree in my mom's street, although one of the neightbors cut it off as soon as she stepped out her door. She said she thought it was witchcraft, WTF?! The kids were super disappointed. Back to my own work, I am enjoying it, until the day I came back (tuesday) I had 35 squares finished and some of them were put together already. Since then I only made a couple, about 4, and spent some time putting a few more together, I have 20 together right now. 


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