Finished

I made progress today – the linen stitch blanket is finished and ends are woven in.

  • Chained 140
  • Hook size (I)
  • Yarn is Lions Brand Mandala Ombré – colorway Happy – 4 skeins used
  • Linen stitch pattern is from a kit but you find find a similar one online at this link.

I also finished up the doll quilt and the shamrock coaster set. More masks were sewn – 9 just need ties or elastic now but I have another 8 to sew I think and then I’ll be able to get back to the problem quilt.

14 thoughts on “Finished

  1. The blanket is a sweet finish Mary. There is always something on the horizon. A quilting friend has dropped off 120 61/2 inch (sort of)rail fence blocks to me. There are 20 of each of the rainbow colours. Now how can I put them together.? Thinking.

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  2. Love, love, love the Afghan. Can you share info on size needle, kind and amount of yarn you used? Also how many stitches you cast on. I love doing linen stitch.

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  3. The linen stitch blanket is fabulous!! I think I said before that it made me think of a pinata. Or maybe fiesta ware plates. Such happy colors!

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  4. Love this one, so bright and cheeful! I’ve come to love linen stitch. I made a few dishcloths with it, just recently made a scarf with it, but ripped it out because it was to wide and short. Will remake it longer and narrower. Have to fit that in around a year long applique course with Jeana Kimball…and work and life. Looking forward to retiring in a couple of years so I can focus on the important stuff!

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  5. Beautiful blanket almost makes me want to try crochet again. For some reason I always feel awkward so stick to my knitting.
    Love the colours so cheerful and welcoming

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  6. I did break down and buy some Ombre yarn for 2 blankets. This is one of the colors that I got. I wonder if they plan to make other colors. It seems like they have had only one set of colors in this yarn. I love how yours turned out. Linen stitch seems perfect for this yarn.

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