Andrew's Blanket/Scarf
Finished
May 17, 2010
July 31, 2016

Andrew's Blanket/Scarf

Project info
Mirbeau Slip Stitch Baby Blanket by Brenda Lewis
Knitting
BlanketBaby Blanket
Andrew Wilson
Needles & yarn
US 8 - 5.0 mm
Lion Brand Wool Ease Solids, Heathers & Twists
133 yards in stash
0.99 skeins = 195.0 yards (178.3 meters), 84 grams
Orange
Premier Yarns Dream (Aran)
1098 yards in stash
Natural/Undyed
Premier Yarns Dream (Aran)
170 yards in stash
0.84 skeins = 188.2 yards (172.1 meters), 84 grams
Brown
Notes

This was supposed to be a blanket for Andrew’s apartment … back in 2010. Whoops! It would have made a really great, squishy blanket. But somewhere in there I lost steam. And it sat. And it sat. And it sat.

This weekend I pulled out the rest of the yarn to weave him a scarf, and I realized this blanket was almost the perfect size for a scarf. So I ripped out the cream segment I had started, knit it to match the bottom border, bound off, wove in about two dozen ends, and viola! It’s now a cozy scarf.

I’m not sure he really loves it. But it is squishy and warm, so I wouldn’t be surprised if I see him wearing it when it gets icy cold this winter. Either way, it’s not longer a UFO. It’s done.

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July 31, 2016
 
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80% Acrylic, 20% Wool
197 yards / 85 grams

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  • Project created: May 18, 2010
  • Updated: August 2, 2016
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