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Topic: cabled celtic knot baby blanket (lots and lots of pics)  (Read 2681 times)
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« on: July 19, 2012 07:20:37 AM »

I started this project pretty much as soon as I finished the last of my celtic knot pillows. It will be shipped to my cousin, who just had her first baby.

Some of the knots are the same,


but I also designed 5 new ones. As with the others, these are also symetrical along both x- and y- axis and consist of only one continuous loop.


This time, I used a six stitch cable as the border instead of the four stitch one I used for the pillows.

The yarn is Lang Yarns Linosa. I had bought it in from the leftover binn of my LYS several years back for one Euro per skein. I used about 19 skeins, I think, worked on 4 mm needles.

I am really happy with the way this turned out.

(Also on Ravelry: celtic knot pillows http://www.ravelry.com/projects/arualms/celtic-knot-pillows , celtic knot baby blanket http://www.ravelry.com/projects/arualms/celtic-knot-baby-blanket)
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« Reply #1 on: July 19, 2012 10:15:52 AM »

this is stunningly awesome.
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« Reply #2 on: July 27, 2012 12:11:13 AM »

Beautiful! Smiley

Long days and pleasant nights. Smiley

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« Reply #3 on: August 05, 2012 06:42:15 PM »

This is just amazing!! The cable patterns are so beautiful and intricate. I'm sure this will be cherished for years.

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