Chosen colours by a little girl Remember this? It's a while since it was completed. I saw it yesterday, and I'm pleased to say that it's still loved even though the little girl isn't quite so small 😉
.. and perfectly timed for Christmas. This granny square blanket has been quietly growing while other things went on. I'm really pleased with it - the dark grey really makes the colours pop, but isn't as harsh as black. Today another blanket begins. As before it will be a square a day for 100 days,… Continue reading Finished ..
You may have seen these on Instagram a couple or so days ago. Two identical grannies left over from a previous project. Such a waste! What to do with them? I had an idea that was worth a try. It may not be original, but I haven't seen anything quite like it - and it… Continue reading Just a couple of Grannies!
I would not have chosen these colours, but I'm pleased with the result It's a scary feeling to be unable to control colours! Just for a change I have made this blanket using the colours of each day during August - and reversed some of them to make enough blocks. I finished the border, using… Continue reading August is done!
Remember the Spirit of June? I promised full details of the colours. You will find the list here.
Well, in truth, a few last ends for weaving, but it is otherwise complete I settled on a smaller size this time. It's only 2 x 3 blocks. It will make a good lap blanket, and for a change I've given this a more definite border In retrospect I should have done another round of… Continue reading Done!
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… Continue reading Spirit of March