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« on: February 20, 2014 09:49:56 AM »

Or on the bed. Which ever you prefer. Skeleton afghan almost done.  I ran out of blue (short 2 rounds can you believe it?) If I cannot find the match I will finish it off and use it as is.  It is about the size of a single bed. Worked up incredibly quickly. I will most definitely do this pattern again.

The skull pattern can be found here:
http://fearandloathingwithyella.blogspot.ca/2012/11/crochet-skull-pattern.html (no longer working below is new link)
Then I crochet as if doing granny squares. 4 dc groups across the top and 6dc groups down the side + 2 tr along the jawline. If you look closely at the close-up pic you will get my meaning. Made entirely in Red Heart super saver yarn.

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« Reply #1 on: February 20, 2014 10:46:06 AM »

This is fabulous! Nothing like a snuggle with some bones to keep you warm, right?

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« Reply #2 on: February 20, 2014 12:20:30 PM »

Wow, that is amazing!!

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« Reply #3 on: February 20, 2014 12:31:28 PM »

OMGoodness!! I love it! 
Thanks for sharing, and fab notes.
I'm inspired to add it to my to-hook list. Grin
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« Reply #4 on: February 20, 2014 04:38:15 PM »

Thanks for the likes and the views everyone.  I am juiced I was pinned on the Craftster's Crochet & Amigurumi Pinterest Board!
« Reply #5 on: February 21, 2014 07:49:35 AM »

I love your blanket! Great job! I want to try this out soon, I'm going to put this on my to do list.
« Reply #6 on: February 28, 2014 08:45:51 PM »

Totally cool! Thank you so much for sharing this with us!

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« Reply #7 on: March 13, 2014 07:55:13 AM »

Congratulations! This has been chosen as a Featured ProjectSmiley

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« Reply #8 on: March 17, 2014 02:34:32 PM »

Thank you everyone that voted that my skull blanket rocked!  I am over the moon my blanket is featured! Grin Grin
« Reply #9 on: March 27, 2014 08:32:21 AM »

I love your blanket!

In fact, I love it so much that I've just been going through my stash to see if i have enough white left over to start it today .... (answer is yes!   Grin )
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