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« Reply #10 on: October 02, 2008 07:43:19 PM »

The pattern wasn't too difficult.  At first, I messed up counting and tried to correct it in the next round.  That made it worse.  I never ripped, though...and you can see it still turned out ok.

The difficult part of the pattern was when the designer.  After you get what the designer calls 'segments' figured out - it is all just visual.  There is no need for counting or even stitch markers.

I'm considering making a pink and white one for baby Mia. The only reason I want to is because I absolutely want to make another!  lol


Ohhhh one more thing.  It does require basic crocheting.  Since I've been crocheting pretty much all my life, I assume all knitters know how to crochet, too. LOL
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« Reply #11 on: October 02, 2008 08:00:33 PM »

Wow, I love this!  It looks so professional and neat and comfy.  I bet he loves it too.  Smiley

You did a really nice job!
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« Reply #12 on: October 02, 2008 08:12:02 PM »

Wow i really love that blanket!  What a great job!
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« Reply #13 on: October 02, 2008 08:32:12 PM »

That is a super cool blanket. It looks really nice to snuggle into and also way rad to look at.
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« Reply #14 on: October 03, 2008 03:23:07 AM »

WOW!!!!! You ddi amazing. I can't believe how big it is. YOU ROCK!
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« Reply #15 on: October 03, 2008 04:29:07 AM »

Your Spidey blanket is fantastic.  I like it loads better than the crocheted ones I have seen... and having seen this I have already put a message out to my machine knitting group to see if it can be done on my knitting machine - boy I hope it can be!!  Thanks for the pattern link - far too often I see tons of where'd you get the pattern from's - having it right out in the open from the get go is super nice!
You did an amazing job (hahahha just realized that Amazing and Spiderman kind of go hand in hand as well in comic book land!) Cheesy
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« Reply #16 on: October 03, 2008 02:39:24 PM »

It looks straight out of a comic book! The colors are perfect, the stitches look perfect to me. And I love the 2nd picture of your son!!! He's got a Hershey Bar, and a Spidey blankie, and all is right with the world...
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« Reply #17 on: October 04, 2008 08:39:01 AM »

wow!
thats fantastic!
my 2 boys would love it too!
looks like your boy loves it!
well done!
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« Reply #18 on: October 04, 2008 02:23:36 PM »

Awesome, I saw it on the Craftster homepage, and though "whooo spiderman!" was right on the money.
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« Reply #19 on: October 04, 2008 03:37:11 PM »

Novel idea, amazing result!!!
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