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Look What I Made: Giant Granny Squares Blanket

Yep, I made a baby! A pretty cute one too. And a blanket, a pretty big one at that. Three years in the making, off and on. Probably more off than on. Now it’s all done, just in time for…Summer. … Continue reading

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Look What I Made: Corner-to-Corner Blue Blanket

A warm and snuggly blanket made with Bendigo Woollen Mills Luxury 8ply. My cousin asked if I could make her a blanket a little while ago, with the only request the blanket be shades of blue. This one now lives … Continue reading

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Look What I Made: Cowl Neck Poncho

Here’s an end-of-the-day, no-makeup, poorly lit snapshot of my snazzy new winter poncho! This is 12-ply acrylic but very tempted to make a more sensibly-coloured poncho in a beautiful Bendigo Woollen Mills 10 ply yarn. This project was an excuse … Continue reading

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Look What I Made: Warm Granny Square

In 2009 I learnt how to crochet and started this blanket, which was to sit on my couch. Fast forward six or so years, and 20-odd blankets later I finally went back and finished up this blanket. These colours suited … Continue reading

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Look What I Made: Amigurumi Tim

What do you give to someone who wants and needs nothing? Give him himself, of course! This is my brother Tim. He lives in a faraway land making animations by day, and by night too. Pattern adapted from Tobias boy … Continue reading

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Look What I Made: Ripple Wedding Blanket

Finished blanket 22 was made for Kimberly and Stewart who had a beautiful wedding back in May. The pattern is one of my favourites, Neat Ripple by Lucy from Attic24. Each ripple is almost a full skein of yarn; all … Continue reading

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Look What I Made: Crochet Blankets

Five years of crochet, 20 blankets completed. Granny Stripe Blanket (Wedding present for Katherine and David) Rainbow Granny Stripe Blanket Ripple Blanket (Wedding present for Jessica and Eugene) Rainbow Baby Ripple Blanket (for Archie) Mulitcoloured Ripple Blanket Eight-Colour Granny Square … Continue reading

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Look What I Made: White Granny Stripe Blanket

This blanket definitely took longer than 10 days. How an earth did I finish the black granny stripe blanket in 10 days? This one is a little wider and has three more colours than the black granny stripe. It’s warm … Continue reading

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Look What I Made: Hodge Podge No. 2

Once upon a time, a redheaded girl named Katie tried to make an ugly crochet blanket. She used up all of her scrap yarn, in a very random order, paying no mind to colour clashes or matches. She found it … Continue reading

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Look What I Made: Chevron Baby Blankets

Vital Stats: Started – Purple – April 2014 Pink – May 2014 Finished –  Purple – May 2014 Pink – May 2014 Pattern – Chevron 2.0 by Babylove Brand Yarn – Panda Magnum Soft 8ply in black and 23 assorted 8ply coloured yarns Hook size – 5mm Finished … Continue reading

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