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July 18, 2008

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Jeanne

Donna, I have had no time to visit. it is 1:30 AM and I have to go to bed,,I wanted to thank you for your sweet comments on my post today. I think your yoyo embellished dresser scarf is so pretty. I want to make them too. My sister has a quilt out of yoyos. It is so pretty.

Take care, Jeanne

heididevlin

Hi Donna, Your little "pink" yo-yo's are so sweet!...I loved making them as a young girl!...& then making them into pillows or throws!....They come together quickly & have such an old-fashioned charm about them!...Heidi XO

Fran

Donna, just back from a mini vacation. Happily pooped! I love your yo yo challenge. I recently got inspired at a Sisters on the Fly outing where I watched one of the gals was make them. I came home and made a dozen of them, now I will get busy and come up with a project to share. :-)

Beverly

What could be more fun than pink yo-yo's?!!! Years ago I saw a yo-yo throw at my cousin's home, and I loved it.

I'm going out today to find my yo-yo kit because I'm not ready to say I can't do it yet. Never say never. Right?

Happy Pink Saturday.

dawn

The colors are your yo-yos are so pretty. I have my supplies (except for the right size yo-yo maker...but that has been ordered). I have no idea what to make with them. I do remember seeing a yo-yo doll that was a clown once. LOL!

Happy Pink Saturday!
take care,
Dawn

Ruthie

I bought my Yo-yo maker yesterday so I'm ready to go. I saw a really cute Christmas tree made out of maybe 15-20 yo-yos from maybe an inch to 4 inches.

Darlene

Those yo-yo's are so pretty and it looks like you are doing a great job! Hope you have a wonderful Pink Saturday!

ellen b

Shows you what I know about yo-yo's I was expecting the other kind with string that go up and down. I might just have to tune in and see the instructions on how to make this kind of yo-yo
Yours are great btw!

Debbie inCalif.

What a GREAT combination, pink yo yo's. It would be beautiful to see an all pink yo you quilt with different shades of pink. Wow! Love your blog.
Blessings, Debbie
ribbonwoodcottage.blogspot.com

Holly

Oh I love these, I used to make them when I was younger and haven't in years! Maybe I should get with the program and start doingthem again, how super fun!!! :) xoxox!

Rhonda

How pretty! I used to make these with my grandmother when I was young, and they were so much fun! This brings back sweet memories! ~Rhonda :)

Holley

So pretty. Now I really can't wait for Monday.

Teresa@PlumWater Cottage

So cute! As I continue to organize crafts and scraps, I've set aside some for yo-yo making.

Joy

So charming!

Joy

So charming!

Joy

So charming!

Shelia

Hi Donna! I love what you've done with the pink yo yos. I've made them before, but it's been a long time ago. What a pretty way to dress up the Battenburg lace.
Be a pink Sweetie,
Shelia ;)

Lynn @ theVintageNest

Love your cute yoyo's. I plan on coming back for your tutorial. I would like to learn how to make them and use them on my vintage pillowcase dresses. See ya Monday. ~ Lynn

Connie

Hi, Donna! I used to make them in school. They would make great garlands for Christmas or dishtowel edgings. I'm up for the challenge. Till Monday then!

Margie

Oh, I love your pink yo-yos! I have made some already, only a couple, a lady at church taught us how one night at our craft night. The only problem is, I can't make a small knot! My knots are the ugliest you have ever seen! Everybody laughed and thought it was so funny because I do elaborate counted cross stitch, but you don't make knots for that! Anyway, I just may take the challenge and try it again! Maybe by the time I finish something my knots will have improved! (I can sew a button on by hand or make a repair, but I always have this big old lumpy knot! ugh!)

Maryjane

HEllo Donna!

Happy PINK Saturday! I LOVE to make Yo Yo's to!!!!!! I carry them in a bag to appointments and sew away! I met so many people because they ask what am I sewing! You did a great job first time at it!

Hugs,
Maryjane

Anne Fannie

Hi Donna, your yo-yos looks great!
Love, Ann

Anne Fannie

Hi Donna, your yo-yos looks great!
Love, Ann

Lori

I have never made yo-yos. Now, I am interested. I will check back on Monday! Thanks Donna !

suesue

love the yo-yos. made a bunch when i was in high school but didn't finish my projects-maybe one day!! i also own two yo-yo quilts. when i think of the time and love that went into those it blows my mind. have a great pink week and have fun with the yo-yos too!!

Nance

I started making yo-yo's a few years ago and was able to make two throw pillows... i have to go find them. They were put away because i was not happy with the result.

heididevlin

Happy Sunday Donna, I just wanted to let you know that I would LOVE to be part of your "YO-YO Challenge" tomorrow!...I have made "yo-yo's" for years & have everything I need, except the "yo-yo" template/maker?...I didn't even know anything like that existed??...Where have I been?...I have alwys used various sizes of china saucers to get the desired size!....I can't wait my freind...will see you tomorrow!.....Heidi XO

Viv (VivLyn)

What a lovely project! For your first yo-yos they certainy look great to me!I still want to join in the challenge, but haven't gotten the template. I might just have to find it online and be a bit behind everyone else. Patooie!

Michelle

I do have some ideas that I could use for some yo-yo's. I will give it a try!

Marcia, marcia, marcia

Hi Donna :) I've found your blog via Beverly and I would love to join your yo-yo challenge. I'm not sure what I will make with them, I'm thinking possibly a purse/tote, maybe a wallhanging or a table runner-the ideas are endless!
Your blog is wonderfully inspiring. Thanks for sharing it :)

Karen C

I love what you have done with the yo yo's. I'm interested to know what your challenge will be.

Diane@A Picture is Worth

Hi Donna,
I'm just now getting around to all the Pink Sat. posts....I would love to make something with the yo yo's!

I love your piece!
Diane

jean

I am so glad I discovered you. I have been making yo-yo quilts for the past five years and I would like to join your challenge
ean

jean

I forgot to ask...what is the challenge?
Jean

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