A new VVCAL Blanket emerges

With my trusty KnitPicks Palette yarn, I’ve started a new Vibrant Vintage CAL blanket. You may remember this CAL from January – August 2016 – the Facebook Group has nearly 4000 members! You can find the 33 free granny square patterns in PDF format at Ravelry or at the post linked above. 

In the meantime, check out this spiffy green version!

Palette yarn is awesome and as the name suggests, there are a ton of colors – and some are even heathered. 

I made one tester square to see what hook I was going to use – Size E! Then I had a serious planning sesh for my chosen squares – the recipient wants mostly three dimensional squares instead of flat ones.

And some joining in progress! You can see a bunch of join options on the VVCAL main page linked above, or look through all the joining methods I show on my site. Or to see what some IG crafters have already done by browse the #VVCAL hashtag on Instagram.

Looking forward to showing y’all more of this blanket as I make it! To see what else I’ve been up to, you can scroll through my WIDN post category. Thanks for stopping in and happy crafting! 

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  1. FYI – The links in this email for the VVCAL emerges do not work I tried both. Read more of this post And A new VVCAL Blanket emerges They are pointing to the same place that is not there, yet. Thought you would want to know. Thanks!

  2. Beautiful I am working with shades of green at the moment now I am going to join you when I finish this current project. Thank you. I prefer working with squares I love the sense of satisfaction watching the pile grow. Mind regards Lo