The Blanket is Done!

donna_loomisJune 20, 2007

Yes, I finally finished it. I actually like the colors much better than I thought I would. And when Xaden gets older he will still be able to use it, because it isn't baby colors.

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
donna_loomis

    Bookmark   June 20, 2007 at 12:33PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
newontarionian

donna ...

your blanket is a wonderful pattern, very creative! certainly the colors you selected will appeal to xadenor for years and years (instead of baby blues or pinky pinks! lol).

can you share the pattern to the squares? i kinda see lots of big kisses represented by the big x's each square has. also, did you have to block the heck out of your blanket to lay flat?

diane
:-)

    Bookmark   June 21, 2007 at 7:40AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
donna_loomis

Diane, I'd be happy to share the pattern with you, but I don't know how to send attachments with email sent through this forum. Send me an email so I have your email address and I'll send it to you. I'll also give you the few changes I made and you can decide whether to use them or make the pattern as printed.

I blocked each square after it was done so that it would be easer to sew them together (the stockinette tens to curl), but didn't do any blocking after the blanket was done. I only got a little bit of ruffling on the border, but decided it didn't look bad, so I left it alone.

    Bookmark   June 21, 2007 at 9:11AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
profsusan

great job - one that will be loved for many years to come. I am sure that your daughter will love it! I like the blue to offset the grey.

    Bookmark   June 21, 2007 at 9:55AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
tami_ohio

Beautiful job! I like the pattern, too.

Tami

    Bookmark   June 21, 2007 at 10:59AM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Need Musical Notes/Instruments Afghan ideas...
I am thinking ahead to October. My daughter's boyfriend...
profsusan
Crochet Owl Fingerless Gloves
If you have some left over yarn you can easily to make...
jane_green
Need vintage pattern please
I am hoping someone can help me. I lost the pattern...
francy13
looking for Annies Attic Dainty Dress Up Pattern
Does anyone out there have or know where I can get...
nursemom
Granny Square vest
I knit a lot while riding my exercise bike. I want...
barb_roselover_in
Sponsored Products
Horizons Fleece Twin-size Blanket
Overstock.com
Red Floor Lamps: 60 in. Wood Floor Lamp, Red 2014R
Home Depot
True Modern | Hamlin 130-Inch Sofa with Chaise
YLiving.com
Mr. Steam W348 Towel Warmer - Stainless Steel
Modern Bathroom
Silhouette Adjustable Bed Multicolor - 4AL040
Hayneedle
Emerson Leather Sofa - Brighton Black Black
Joybird Furniture
Loni M Designs Stanley Charcoal Sectional Sofa
LuxeDecor
Pre-owned Red Morroccan Wedding Blanket
$860.00 | Chairish
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™