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Topic: Red Heart Yarn's Dusty Snowflake Throw  (Read 3433 times)
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stephany719
« on: January 16, 2013 02:07:14 PM »

The full, completed blanket, a total of 64 large snowflake motifs and 49 small filler motifs, all crochet-joined together:


Close up of the motifs and edging:


Finished size - 56 inches square


I've been working on this since early November and finally finished!

I made my throw a lot bigger than the pattern calls for.  Even if I'd only made it the size the pattern calls for, I'd still have needed more yarn.

I absolutely love this blanket, it looks so much more complicated than it is!

You can read more about it on my blog:
http://stephanysstitches.blogspot.com/2012/12/work-in-progress-snowflake-blanket.html
http://stephanysstitches.blogspot.com/2013/01/dusty-snowflake-throw-complete.html
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geekgirl1000100
« Reply #1 on: January 16, 2013 02:15:50 PM »

It's beautiful.
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« Reply #2 on: January 16, 2013 02:23:57 PM »

This is absolutely gorgeous!  What's the actual finished size of it?
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Trekky
« Reply #3 on: January 16, 2013 02:24:53 PM »

wow! that is brilliant!  The snowflakes look fantastic.
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« Reply #4 on: January 16, 2013 03:19:38 PM »

Oh my! This is beautiful! Definitely worth the months of hard work Smiley
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Homerof2
« Reply #5 on: January 17, 2013 06:20:32 AM »

Beautiful!!
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stephany719
« Reply #6 on: January 17, 2013 02:45:43 PM »

This is absolutely gorgeous!  What's the actual finished size of it?

The finished size is 56 inches square, so about 4.5 feet x 4.5 feet. 

I'll add another picture! Smiley
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