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« on: November 03, 2007 06:37:12 AM »

Here's a simple blanket I recently finished.  No specific recipient, although I have an acquaintance who's due next March to whom I plan to give it. 

Although it's made out of acrylic, I will probably do some light blocking soon to make it lie down flat at the edges before I give it away.

The granny squares have five rounds and are surrounded by a sixth round of solid dc.  These are in a worsted weight, rainbow pastel variegated yarn.  There's another border of dc, ch 1, sk next st in worsted weight, white yarn.  The squares are connected with the white yarn with sc with the ridge facing up.

Each square is about 9" x 9".  There are 16 squares with four in each row, so the total dimensions of the blanket is approximately 3' x 3'.

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« Reply #1 on: November 03, 2007 07:12:28 AM »

Very nice. 

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« Reply #2 on: November 03, 2007 02:04:22 PM »

It's very pretty.
Such a nice gift, I'm sure it will be VERY appreciated.

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« Reply #3 on: November 04, 2007 03:56:51 AM »

That looks so delicate!!  I would love if my squares were joined as beautifully as yours!!! 

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