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« Reply #40 on: May 29, 2009 04:00:33 PM »

I started one just like yours after seeing yours! except all blueish colors Smiley
I LOVE the join as you go method! now im not afraid of granny square blankets!
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« Reply #41 on: May 30, 2009 12:13:14 AM »

Also, I'm a cheapskate!  I love the colors, too!  I have read a couple of different places that steam blocking acrylic makes it softer and more "flowy", but I can't say from experience that this works yet.  I'll let you know after I experiment.


LOL, me too!  Sadly I sold all of my Red heart a while back, didn't think to make a blanket out of it.  (the lady I sold it to makes things for hospitals and shelters, so that makes me happy Smiley )  When I made blankets with my knitting machine I would use one of those steamers they use to have informercials for all the time to steam them and it does make them nice and soft.
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« Reply #42 on: May 30, 2009 09:15:12 AM »

Beautiful! wow!

The colors you chose are inspiring, This definitely puts a smile on my face
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« Reply #43 on: May 30, 2009 10:20:49 PM »

LOVE the join as you go method. Something I definitely want to try. I have been wanting to make a scrap blanket like that for a while but I have not had the motivation. You may have just provided it!
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« Reply #44 on: May 31, 2009 09:51:59 PM »

super cute, wicked clean. this is what grannies should look like. awesome job!! Smiley
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« Reply #45 on: June 01, 2009 08:12:39 AM »

This is absolutely gorgeous! i started teaching myself to crochet afew months ago but hadnt really progressed to far. As soon as i saw this though, i raced to the shops, bought loads of colourful wool and learnt how to make granny squares!

I havn't tried the link as you go method yet, though im sort of wishing i had, as its gonna be a pain putting the squares together when i finally get to it. Thanks for the inspiration!

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« Reply #46 on: June 02, 2009 05:38:27 PM »

I love this blanket!!  I have a granny square blanket I started forever ago and seeing this made me want to get it out and finish it!   Cheesy  Since I just finished a project, i can do that!  yay! 

I think this blanket is just fantastic.  Great work! Cheesy
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« Reply #47 on: June 03, 2009 09:15:00 AM »

gorgeous! Such cheerful colours - I love it!
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« Reply #48 on: June 07, 2009 02:43:47 PM »

That looks awesome, I've always wanted a granny square blanket ever since I started watching the "Roseanne" (they have one on their couch). Your blanket makes me wanna start a new project before I've finished my old ones.
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« Reply #49 on: June 08, 2009 05:16:12 PM »

omg u got to be kidding me Im makeing a quilt from i think the site is yellerhouse im make the casablanca quilt and omg are you telling me I could of joined the squares like that omg. wish i would of saw this post sooner omg Im sewing my little squares together as instructed. but when i saw this im like omg. if only I would of saw ur post. lol im sorry with repeating my self and the omg. its just if only u can see me sewing like i think 1000 squares together. oh will you taught me a lesson and a good one at that lol. thanks for the heads up so the next quilt i do im gonna give this a shoot. thanks again and great job on ur granny bolanket me like.
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