Sometimes I look at my WIP and think, "Why are you like this?" Lol - but this method is faster, or at least in my mind. Besides, this pic from January 2015 has over a hundred thousand pins or something, so it can't be that crazy.. But what IS crazy is how many joins I… Continue reading VVCAL blanket in green palette – A very green post 🙂
Who remembers that Sesame Street song??? I just knew it would be on YouTube, and yep! Go ahead... you know you wanna watch it 🙂 Today I'm getting into this spirit by turning some (111!) squares that I made last year into 2 blankets for my little cousins on their birthday. They're 4 years apart,… Continue reading Birthday Blankets: Something old into something new 🙂
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… Continue reading A new VVCAL Blanket emerges
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!
Find border part 1 HERE and border part 2 HERE Main VVCAL page with alllll the linky love HERE In the close-up photo below, I've started every round in the border at once, and it shows you how each round will look when you begin it. Still no charts yet as I have become a… Continue reading VVCAL Border – Part 3 – Blanket finale!
Happy #VVCAL Day everyone! This week we will be working the V-Stitch portion of our border. If you haven't yet worked Part 1, please head HERE and work the two foundation rounds so that your border will sit perfectly on ANY size blanket with ANY join. Once the border is all done (in August!) I'll… Continue reading VVCAL Border – Part 2
Hi, everyone! 🙂 It's been a while because y'all may know, I'm nose-deep in writing a blanket pattern book - Woohoo! This week we are starting the border. Today I'll post just the foundation rounds. You can add this border on ANY blanket, so if you have a blanket that needs edging, get it out… Continue reading VVCAL Border – Part 1