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« on: June 13, 2011 03:06:59 AM »

I started this thing back in August, but between one thing and another I didn't get it finished until a few days ago. It came out beautifully, though.

There are 13 colors in this blanket. Each row is a different color and each row is arranged in a specific sequence. The blanket is backed with fabric to help distribute heat more evenly and to give it a tamer flip-side for when all the crazy color combinations drive my boyfriend insane.






ETA: Edited to fix messed up pictures. Photobucket! *shakes fist*
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« Reply #1 on: June 13, 2011 03:43:39 AM »

Beautiful!
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« Reply #2 on: June 13, 2011 04:45:08 AM »

This is really nice! Good job Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: June 13, 2011 05:42:51 AM »

Your granny blanket is beautiful!
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« Reply #4 on: June 13, 2011 07:10:44 AM »

Beautiful, gorgeous! I love how you put the backing on it too--keeps your toes from poking through!
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« Reply #5 on: June 13, 2011 08:02:57 AM »

you must have spent forever planning it out, but it was worth it
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« Reply #6 on: June 13, 2011 10:15:39 AM »

Love your blanket - unique and clever color placement - you should be a quilter! I like that you put a back on it too - like previously posted, keeps your toes from poking through. Nice job.  Smiley
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« Reply #7 on: June 13, 2011 11:23:31 AM »

It's lovely! I love all the colours!
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« Reply #8 on: June 14, 2011 12:12:05 PM »

Heck, it was worth the wait!  I love the color gradation, and the diagonal centers mix the colors up enough but are still orderly.
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« Reply #9 on: June 14, 2011 10:51:31 PM »

Wow, great work and bless you for willingly taking on a project that involved weaving in that many ends! I hate weaving in ends, it makes for a lot of single color projects at my house Wink
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