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« on: December 02, 2010 05:16:46 AM »

My sister is due with her second son in March so the baby crafting has begun.  I made this blanket using Johanna Moore's Baby Blue Spiral Baby Blanket pattern I found on Ravelry.   It is a very easy and repetitive pattern but I learned how to do surface crochet to do the brown lines that highlight the swirls so that was very motivating to finish.  I am thinking of adding some ribbon tags around the edge although I haven't found any that I like yet.  I plan to also make booties, infant gloves, and a hat to match in the brown and trimmed with the teal.


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« Reply #1 on: December 02, 2010 05:22:23 AM »

Stunning!
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« Reply #2 on: December 02, 2010 06:09:41 AM »

<clonk> ~picks jaw up off floor~

i thought from the thumbnail it was an applique... that is beautiful stitching... hooking... whatever.  so soothing. both the colour and pattern
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« Reply #3 on: December 02, 2010 08:18:29 AM »

Ooh, that is really gorgeous!!!  You did a fabulous job with it.
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« Reply #4 on: December 02, 2010 10:00:44 AM »

It's so unique. I love the colours, too.
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« Reply #5 on: December 02, 2010 10:28:44 PM »

This is so beautiful, i'm definitely checking out the pattern to make one. My sister-in-law is due in march, I think she'd love one
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