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Big Leaf Border

Hey-ooooohh! It's me again - bringing you a new freebie. This one's a border that looks like a line of connected leaves.. hence the name! For the demo sample, I used Scheepjes Softfun* in color 2535, a lush leafy green shade.  Use the Big Leaf Border pattern for any size blanket. Head over to the… Continue reading Big Leaf Border

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Vibrant Vintage Blanket Border! 

Find this border pattern in PDF format as a Ravelry download. (Side note: if you are interested in the Vibrant Vintage CAL, I created a 45-page PDF including condensed versions of all 33 square patterns, plus two popular border options, and the lace border.  I've added a Ravelry ebook page for this blanket, but it will… Continue reading Vibrant Vintage Blanket Border! 

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Checker Edging: Tutorial

Hello, y'all! Do you have all your squares joined and you need a border? Are you looking for something cute without a lot of bling? I think I have something for you! The Checker Edging is a super simple idea that I'm sure has been used a zillion times, but I wanted to share since… Continue reading Checker Edging: Tutorial

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Treble Scallop Edging: Free Pattern

Treble Scallop Edging! This edge starts with a foundation round of (SC, Chain 2, Skip 1 stitch) repeated, with (SC, Chain 2, SC) in the corners. Check out the before pic below to see this in action. Here is what your piece will look like before each scallop. Try this pretty edging in a built… Continue reading Treble Scallop Edging: Free Pattern

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Lacy Peaks Edging: Free Pattern

Lacy Peaks Edging Tutorial This is a fabulous (and easy!) 5-round border option to work on my "Candy Puffs Blanket" pattern as pictured in the photos. Make Picot: Chain 2, SC in side bar of the previous HDC  just made. Foundation Rnd: On Rnd 1 (the next round), you will be working groups of 3DC all… Continue reading Lacy Peaks Edging: Free Pattern

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Playful Lace Scallop Edging

Your blankie is sure to be a hit with this super cute edging! Foundation: Your first round will be a chain loop round. So if your final blanket round is an SC round, then (SC, skip 1 stitch, chain 2) repeat around - in all 4 corners, work (SC, chain 2, SC). If your final… Continue reading Playful Lace Scallop Edging