Tuesday, February 15, 2011

Finished!

The lap blanket I posted about here is finished!




I used a 5mm crochet hook and 8 ply acrylic yarn double to do the coloured squares, and then crocheted around them in a single strand of 12 ply acrylic (still using the 5mm hook). After sewing up the blanket I crocheted an edge around it using a 3.5mm hook and cream 4 ply nylon yarn used double.

You can see the edging a little better in this photo:


It was a good way to use up some of my left over bits and pieces of yarn :o)

3 comments:

  1. Oh Lynda... it is lovely! What a treasure you have created :-)'

    Maria.

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  2. What a beautiful blanket, so special to have been created with your hands.
    Warm wishes, Tonya

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  3. Thank you for your kind comments Maria and Tonya. I'm extra pleased with it because it was made using scraps and so was very economical.

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