A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: You can get cheap (and legal! Wink) advertising by donating a challenge prize! Go here for more info.
Total Members: 304,865
Currently Running With Scissors:
640 Guests and 23 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: [1]
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: Epic blanket for my friend  (Read 707 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
ilovesnails
Offline Offline

Posts: 797
Joined: 20-Apr-2008

Slugs are just homeless snails.


View Profile available for personal swaps
« on: June 16, 2012 03:45:47 AM »

Ok so I started this blanket when I was pregnant with my youngest. It all came about because she liked the smaller baby version I made for him in blues. So I started making squares for it out of pinks and other soft shades that she asked for. I made just over 200 squares. Then realized that I needed to work out how many I really needed to make a square. So I went with 14 x 14 squares as I already had enough for that. Then my oldest got hospitalized, I went into labor and bam I had 3 kids. So the squares were put on the back burner for a while. I then pulled them out the other day after I finished another baby blanket for my soon to be great nephew. So after about 5 months of work the blanket is done. I have to say this is the longest I've ever worked on one blanket!

The whole thing on my queen sized bed


The baby testing it out to make sure it's nice and soft


He says it is!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

bunny1kenobi
Ruler of the Roost, Protector of the Progeny, Conqueror of Comestibles, Chieftain of Chores, Consort Extraordinaire, and Crafty to Boot!
Offline Offline

Posts: 4561
Joined: 04-Oct-2011

Best of 2013 Winner! I like my avatar, tho....


View Profile available for personal swaps
« Reply #1 on: June 16, 2012 06:31:49 AM »

pretty!  Love the testing pics!  too cute!  Cheesy
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



FacebookTwitterPinterest
only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
How to Make a Tripod with a Piece of String
The Rankin Live Exhibition
Tips for Photographing Children
How to Shoot Amazing Pictures Under and Above Water
Bacon Alphabet by Henry Hargreaves
Latest Blog Articles
@Home This Weekend: Easy Tile Coasters
Tute Tuesday: Scrabble Afghan
These Are a Few of My Favorite (Spooky!) Things

Comparison Shopping




Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

Follow Craftster...






Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2014, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.