Monday, February 17, 2020

Curl up with Comfort!

 The borders were sewn on the charming tumbler lap quilt!
I do like it with the grey at the top, too.
I will load it up on the frame and quilt it this week.
On Saturday, I did machine knit this blanket-Lena approves!
It is 48' x 56", made from Red Heart gradient yarn called Graffiti yarn.
It has folded hems on the top and bottom
and I-cord trim on the sides to help battle the curl of stockinette.  
This is the best way to power through an afghan!
It will go to a friend who is chilly while sitting in church!
Just the thing to warm her legs.

Today, I will work on some more pet beds while at quilting group.

9 comments:

  1. That gradient blanket is just stunning. It looks like something expensive you would find in Home Goods.

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  2. Very nice! Also like your Sunday sock!!

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  3. The blanket is stunning, and your friend will be delighted with the it. She will feel your Christian love every time she uses it.

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  4. I love that blanket. I haven't seen the gradient yarn before, but love how this turned out. Such a sweet gift for your friend. I can't believe you've finished it in one day! I've been knitting on the same baby blanket since Thursday and I'm not even half done. :-)
    Blessings,
    Betsy

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  5. Love Lena's little white paws.

    She was making sure the afghan was good and snuggly for the person that will get it.

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  6. Oh they are both so great! Lena is a cutie!

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  7. Oh if I had a knitting machine, I'd be cranking out blankets like crazy! I LOVE blankets... quilts, afghans, whatever, I'm not picky!

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  8. Looks to me like Lena has claimed that blanket! Such a pretty kitty and such a beautiful blanket!

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  9. Those grays are stunning! What is it about gradients that is so attractive?! Fun color progression on the quilt, as well.

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