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« on: December 26, 2009 03:55:03 AM »

This blanket is the thing that I am most proud of in my entire crafting life.

It's done entirely in trebles using a filet crochet pattern for a doily. It's about 1.2m square which is big enough to snuggle up in.

I did each colour segment separately, joining them in as I went.

The design on the blanket is the Seal of Rassilon. It's one of the symbols used by the Time Lords in the old series of Doctor Who.

Here it is, featuring yours truly.

And here it is, so you can see the design clearly. Being held up by my fried Tess.

And here is some linkage to the pattern I used.
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« Reply #1 on: December 26, 2009 05:10:52 AM »

oh my god ! I want one  Shocked I'm a doctor who fan too ^^

« Reply #2 on: December 26, 2009 05:34:49 AM »

Fantastic, good work! Just saw the Tom Baker episode "The deadly assasin" where this seal was indeed to be seen  Cheesy 

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« Reply #3 on: December 26, 2009 08:36:52 AM »

:O I'm soo jealous right now....
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« Reply #4 on: December 26, 2009 05:38:18 PM »

I LOVE IT  Grin I envy people with the kind of patience it takes to crochet a chart blanket.
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« Reply #5 on: December 26, 2009 08:08:41 PM »

That is a beautiful blanket! I'm a fan of the OOoooold Dr. Who series (I believe it was black and white?). Fantastic work!


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« Reply #6 on: December 27, 2009 08:02:39 AM »

I never watch Dr Who, and have no idea what Time Lords are, but to me, this is one stunning blanket!  Plus, it matches your dress!   Grin Grin Grin Grin Grin Grin Grin

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« Reply #7 on: December 27, 2009 01:49:50 PM »

*whimper*  WAaaaaaaannnntttt!!!!

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« Reply #8 on: January 11, 2010 03:08:23 PM »

I've never seen doctor who but that blanket is beutiful. You did a great job. I want that and i'm not even a fan.
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« Reply #9 on: January 12, 2010 12:49:22 PM »

Most. Amazing. Thing. Ever.

Well, maybe 'ever' is pushing it a bit, but I do adore that blanket. Any chance you could put up a copy of the chart you used, or even a link to it? I'd like to add that blanket to my ever-growing list of patterns I wish I had time to crochet.....

Also, great job! :-)

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