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« on: January 23, 2012 12:17:33 PM »

The pattern is from "Absolutely Gorgeous Doilies by South Maid published by Leisure Arts, #18. Pineapple Song. I LOOOVE this pattern and decided to make into a wedding gift blanket instead of a Doily.  Used soft worsted weight yarn and 6.5 hook.




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« Reply #1 on: January 23, 2012 12:28:02 PM »

It is wonderful to see traditional beautiful patterns still being used...you did a beautiful job...it is gorgeous and makes such a lovely gift!

so many textures and it looks so lacey even in the worsted weight!
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« Reply #2 on: January 23, 2012 12:35:11 PM »

That's gorgeous!  How big is it?
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« Reply #3 on: January 23, 2012 01:01:16 PM »

i'm in love. Cheesy i think i might have to try this.
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« Reply #4 on: January 23, 2012 01:41:59 PM »

This is beautiful. It really reminds me of my grandmother. Thank you for sharing this wonderful gift.
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« Reply #5 on: January 23, 2012 02:16:18 PM »

That's gorgeous!  How big is it?

it's about 3 feet by 3 feet.  Smiley
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« Reply #6 on: January 24, 2012 01:54:03 AM »

This is gorgeous!!!! Stopped me in my tracks. Just incredible all of those different stitches. They come together so beautifully. Very impressed.
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« Reply #7 on: January 24, 2012 05:10:40 AM »

I've made this pattern several times as gifts for friends. How fun that you made it into a blanket! It would not have occurred to me to go there. Good job!
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« Reply #8 on: January 24, 2012 03:29:49 PM »

This is just beautiful!  I love how the lace looks in the worsted yarn.  And it's the perfect size for a lap blanket!
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« Reply #9 on: January 27, 2012 09:07:04 AM »

Perfect. Doilies made into doilies confuse me. What are they for? Of course they were made to be made with bigger hook and yarn and used for something functional. Love it! Good job.
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