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xyphir
« on: October 05, 2012 12:37:13 PM »

You can see my other post about the troubles this blankie posed... but here is the finished product:



Close up of the border:



Colorway chart:

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xyphir
« Reply #1 on: October 05, 2012 12:40:12 PM »

http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=415113.0
My post detailing the troubles this blankie caused!
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« Reply #2 on: October 05, 2012 07:39:12 PM »

Sounds like everything that could go wonky with a project really did!  But I didn't notice that some of the squares were different sizes or the difference in color until you pointed it out.  You did a great job melding everything together into one cohesive blanket!
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xyphir
« Reply #3 on: October 19, 2012 10:48:07 PM »

Yeah, it was a nightmare.
I have leftover wool so I am making it again, just better this time round! I'll probably sell this version and keep my 'new' versoin.

Here are some more photos: (old version)









My sister took them with her new camera Cheesy
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jennifer680
« Reply #4 on: October 20, 2012 07:49:36 AM »

I adore your colour choices.  I am an avid crocheter but I seldom make items that require assembly.  I seems that after I have finally finished all the squares, I lack the energy to sit down and put them all together into the final product so I really admire
your patience.
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xyphir
« Reply #5 on: November 14, 2012 11:45:31 PM »

I joined as I went, it was easier than doing it all afterwards. I am STILL half-way through a blankie that I am joining at the ends. Probably will never get done.
I just kept the 'last round' as the green round. It was quite exciting growing the blanket with the final round. Totally worth giving a go if you haven't before
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veggiechef
« Reply #6 on: December 26, 2012 11:34:41 AM »

I like it!  Too bad I don't have the patience to do such a pretty blanket.  Yours really rocks  Smiley
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