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« on: February 25, 2009 09:55:45 AM »

Last year I made 5 different baby blankets in granny squares. Finally I decided that I needed one for myself and so I went ahead and made 320 squares, but then came the holidays and I had to concentrate on making presents and the squares was forgotten.
Anyway, a month ago I decided that it was time to put them all togeter and here's the result:

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It's entirely made out of wool superwash and is so warm and cozy.
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« Reply #1 on: February 25, 2009 10:09:45 AM »

Wow!!  So beautiful!  How many colors did you use?
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« Reply #2 on: February 25, 2009 10:15:02 AM »

FABULOUS!!  Grin
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« Reply #3 on: February 25, 2009 10:16:04 AM »

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How beautiful!  A dear friend taught me how to make granny squares and I have been making them in hopes to get enough to make an afghan. I have around 120 of them now.  
I love all of your colors! I am using red heart yarn that is a multi color and then using black as my secondary color - I have envisioned it looking like stained glass when I am done.

You did a great job on it and that is something that will be passed on for years to come!
Keep up the great work!

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« Reply #4 on: February 25, 2009 10:34:34 AM »

oh my. This is huge and fantastic!!!!
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« Reply #5 on: February 25, 2009 10:41:53 AM »

I am floored by this, it is so cool!
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« Reply #6 on: February 25, 2009 10:51:59 AM »

this is spectacular, and I aspire to something like it. how long did it take you to finish all the granny squares??
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« Reply #7 on: February 25, 2009 10:58:54 AM »

Wow, that's beautiful. How big is it? It looks HUGE!
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« Reply #8 on: February 25, 2009 11:06:44 AM »

Absolutely amazing. The colors are wonderful.
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« Reply #9 on: February 25, 2009 11:23:41 AM »

that is stunning!!! i love it Smiley
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