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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: 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: 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: 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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Look What I Made: Black Granny Stripe Blanket

  Somehow I ended up with six or seven skeins of black yarn, not sure how or why. In an effort to clear out my yarn stash a little I started a granny stripe blanket, and finished it less than … Continue reading

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Look What I Made: Baby Granny Square Blanket

This baby-size (pram-size really) granny square blanket is another I can cross off my to-do list. The coloured yarn is Stylecraft Special Double Knit, left over from my granny stripe and ripple blankets. The cream is Panda Magnum Soft 8ply … Continue reading

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Look What I Made: Ripple Baby Blanket

Back in November I made a pledge to finish all of the UFOs (unfinished objects) in my stash before starting any new crochet projects. This is the second half-finished venture I can cross off my list, finally.   Why did … Continue reading

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Look What I Made: Chevron Crochet Blanket

It took me longer to decide on the pattern and colour scheme for this project than it did to actually make. Oh, the pressure! Oh, the self-imposed pressure to make a wedding present for one of my very best friends. … Continue reading

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Look What I Made: Hodge Podge Large Granny Square Blanket

The Hodge Podge blanket is officially finished. I think. In all of its crazy colour-combination madness. All of the ends have been weaved in and I’ve been sleeping under it for about a month so it feels finished. I may add … Continue reading

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Work in Progress – Granny Square Blanket

Us crafters are a funny bunch. I’m yet to meet a crafty person who doesn’t have a half-finished project or six collecting dust. Why do we lose interest in projects we began so enthusiastically? Buying fabric and yarn is so … Continue reading

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