Wednesday, July 26, 2006

The Blanket: Some Bits

A log-cabin bit that may yet get dramatically increased in size:




A funny silly piece that is sort of a mini-version of the whole blanket – experimenting with different shapes to make smaller bits that get joined with the other bits:



A miter, a bias square, and two garter stitch squares made of 4 smaller squares each, using the two primary colors of the blanket (the copper and the green) paired with the same set of 4 accent colors, and knit and joined (picked up) in the same fashion. In fact, everything’s the same except in one, the accents are striped in every 2nd row, and in the other, the accents are striped in every 2nd row only for the last few rows of each square.

3 Comments:

Blogger marcisenders said...

Your blanket looks amazing!!!! The colors really work so well together and I love seeing it all pieced together. I am so excited that you finally have your blog up and running...Yeah Amber!

7/27/2006 1:40 PM  
Anonymous Hanna said...

that looks so fun, you've been really plaing and experimenting. great!

8/03/2006 8:31 AM  
Anonymous Holly of HollYarns said...

Very nice mini-blanket! And don't worry Amber, for the love of all things beautiful I decided about ten minutes after posting that I would NOT use fishing wire. I'll just be using noro silk garden.

8/10/2006 1:08 PM  

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