Archive for blankets
Nine shades of worsted-weight brown yarn, a G hook, and I are pleased to present Neil’s blanket.continue reading "Better late than never"
As I sit here in my cozy family room enjoying my Mod Floral Blanket, it strikes me as the perfect time to tell you about the other Christmas gift I was working on. I was unable to talk about it, since it was a surprise for Neil. Of course, it’s hard to surprise someone you […]continue reading "Crochet Blanket #4"
After spending the better part of 2013 (off and on) working on this lap blanket, I finally stitched the last stitch this week. Yay! Come have a lookcontinue reading "And then there were three."
Labor Day Weekend – my opportunity to labor on precious little aside from my Mod Floral Blanket. It’s almost finished. Come have a peek!continue reading "Almost there"
It’s been an on-again/off-again kind of relationship between me and my mod floral blanket this summer. Right now, we’re on, and we’ve gone pretty far…continue reading "Blanket progress"
I have spent the last few months being ever so persnickety about a new mod floral crochet blanket for myself: crocheting, ripping back, crocheting again. And now that I have finally figured out how to proceed, and gotten about 1/4 of the way done, I don’t really feel like working on it anymore. Oh no – say it isn’t so!continue reading "Summer crochet. Or not?"
Just a month after finishing one blanket, I’ve got my brain working on another. I am wondering if I am crazy. I don’t do so well on projects that take me more than a few weeks. I lose steam and get bored. I try to space out my big endeavors with little instant-gratification trinkets in […]continue reading "Am I crazy?"
I have two updates for you: 1) Neil’s surgery went well. He is now a cyborg. 2) My hexagon blanket is going well. I had plenty of time to crochet while waiting at the hospital yesterday. Although, I didn’t crochet the whole time. I also looked at the clock and fidgeted. We’ve been having a […]continue reading "Updates"
Well, hello there. Did you think I had forgotten you? I talked before Christmas about how I had so many things to show you and not enough time to do it in, and then I showed you a couple of things and pretty much disappeared. I’m having trouble getting back into the swing of everyday […]continue reading "Hexagonal thoughts"
Ready to finish that blanket? If you’ve been following along so far, at this point you should have something that looks like the image above. If you missed Part One of this project, where I explained how to get this far, read this post first and then come back here to get the scoop on […]continue reading "Flufy’s Granny Square Blanket, part two"