Spirit of March

Blocking comes next, but here are the last blocks of the Spirit of March Blanket There is that unexpected splash of yellow that I mentioned in my last post too. I had planned on sorting the layout over the weekend, but other things were happening so there was no time. The Spirit of April was…

Finished and presented

I’m pleased to say that the rainbow blanket was finished in plenty of time and presented on the approriate day. Here’s a little slideshow of the finished item. Two more blankets were also needed for Christmas – both equally well received. It’s always a relief, isn’t it!  

Finished 

To say that I have enjoyed making this blanket is a bit of an understatement. I’ve LOVED making this. It was made using 14 different colours of acrylic yarn, I’ve listed them at the end of this post. They symbolise the journey of hope of a new life by a refugee – over sea and…

Finished

Really pleased at the final result of this blanket. It’s been slow progress – but only due unexpected circumstances. It will be delivered next week. If you would like a similar one let me know – I’m taking orders. 😉

C’est Finis!

No blood, not much sweat, and certainly no tears! The Blanket of Fire is finished! I have really enjoyed making this blanket, and am sad it’s finished. I know it will be loved. I’m willing to post details of yarn used and sequence if anyone would like it – just leave a comment below.  …

A step in another direction

Did I bit off more than I could chew? I’ll let you decide. This is one of the blogs I follow. Recently there was a call for pattern testers. I decided I’d give it a try – even though this would be dthe first time I’e followed a pattern! Firstly, I made a mistake, but…

A field of sunflowers

I’m briefly returning to the Sunflower Throw. The above photograph shows the colours in more detail than I have been able to previously display. I have documented the yarn and colour sequence and you can find it here if you are interested. There is no pattern as such – I followed the instructions in a…