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« on: May 14, 2012 08:27:37 AM »

Mr.Fantastic and I like to relax on the love seat after a long day's work.  Sometimes we get chilly, so I made this blanket just wide enough to cover both of our laps.  I made it the same length as the couch is wide so that when not in use, it fits perfectly on the back. ^_^

I used Oddly Linked stitches (10 loops tall) and Bernat Waverly yarn in Aqua Frost, Greek Sea, and Turtle Green.  I really love this yarn - it's so cushy!



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« Reply #1 on: May 14, 2012 08:36:37 AM »

The oddly linked stitch is fabulous!  I have never tried the 10 loops one, but I might have to after seeing this gorgeous blanket!  Your tutorial was the best pattern I eve paid for online!  Thanks for continuing to make it a versatile stitch!

Love the colors and the ribbing look!
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« Reply #2 on: May 14, 2012 08:36:53 AM »

I like it! Great colors and your pattern is really cool!
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« Reply #3 on: May 14, 2012 09:03:06 AM »

Wow that is really intriguing. Love the texture.

Where did you find the stitch pattern?
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« Reply #4 on: May 14, 2012 09:51:26 AM »

Beautiful colors and stitching! As always! Grin
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« Reply #5 on: May 14, 2012 04:38:46 PM »

Beautiful color combo, and the stitches are perfect. Smiley
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