Haha, the name is a lame pun. But I'm very pleased to tell you guys that this blanket has found it's way home a couple of weeks back!

It all started with (quite) a few Granny squares:

Then on to the arrangement of the squares:

After that the joining as-you-go:

And last but not least: a border, consisting of a row of black, white, silver, grey and graphite!

I'm very pleased how it has turned out!I didn't include white in the squares as it's such a stain-sensitive colour, but in the end I decided to include it in the edging and I'm happy I did, it creates a catching ombre edging.

Some statistics:

started in: December 2013.
Finished: April 2014.

Yarn used: Stylecraft special DK.

Colours: White, Silver, Grey, Graphite, Black.

Weight: Approx. 1.1kg, meaning that it contains about 3km yarn!

Size: 1.75 x 1.35m.

crochet hook: 5.5mm.

Stitch count: Roughly calculated, this blanket is made up out of 41.000 stitches. Pff... Best not to do the math on this one!

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Beautiful blanket in these shades of grey.

Love Margaret May 11, 2014 19:42 - Reply
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