The Baby Blanket – Ta dah

A few months ago I started a secret blanket, it was for my dear friend who is having her first baby, which I am super excited about. I finished the blanket a while ago now but have been waiting in great anticipation for her baby shower to give it to her. And a couple of weekends ago the babyshower finally rolled around. The blanket was finished, the bunting made and a little vest knitted. But disaster struck and I woke up the morning of the shower feeling a whole lot worse for wear. After passing out in the shower in the morning I decided I’d see how I went but by 10am I was no better and with the heater cranked and me huddled under 4 blankets and a hoodie on, it was clear leaving the house wasn’t an option. I cried and cried ‘I have to go it’s her first baby, I want to be there’ but reality struck and I had to cancel. So sent Mr C around with her pressies, which she loved and I can now show you.

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This blanket was a true joy to work on. It is the first thing I have crocheted for a while now that was for pure love, and there’s something about that kind of crochet that just makes me so much joyful. I finished it quiet quickly probably because I enjoyed it so much.

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The mummy to be loved the colours and I was given the best complement ever when giving something hand made which was ‘It is something I would of chosen myself’. That was music to my ears it made this blanket even more special. I hope she gets lots of use out of it and baby loves all the cuddles he will receive in it.

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Love to all

xx

P.S. Pattern will be published soon.

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10 responses to “The Baby Blanket – Ta dah

  1. How pretty! 🙂 I love the colour combination, and it looks so soft and warm – perfect for a little baby 🙂

  2. It’s a very nice looking baby blanket – perfect for a little boy. I hope you’re feeling better. 🙂

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  4. The colour combo is so soothing and I love your finishing, especially how you fill the edges. I want to do something like this. 😀

  5. Kath

    Hi, you’re blanket is beautiful! I was just wondering how u did the border? I’ve made a similar blanket and I’m really struggling with the edging and I saw yours and loved it! Thanks in advance 🙂

    • Hi, thank-you very much. I can not remember exactly how I did the border sorry. I do plan on releasing the pattern as soon as I find the time to write and then I will re-make the blanket and go over my notes. 🙂

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  8. Jess

    Hi there

    Was wondering if you managed to blog the pattern for this beautiful blanket??

your lovely thoughts are much loved xx

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