Granny Stripes
Finished
June 2, 2010
August 22, 2010

Granny Stripes

Project info
Granny Stripes by Lucy of Attic24
Crochet
BlanketThrow
Hooks & yarn
4.0 mm (G)
Adriafil Mirage
17 skeins = 2312.0 yards (2114.1 meters), 850 grams
The Knit & Stitch Shoppe in West Vancouver, British Columbia
Notes

6.2.10: chained 210. It’s about 48” wide. I think I“m going to need double the yarn I bought if I want to make it a big blanket. $$ Oh, well….that’s why I work!

6.5.10: I ripped out what I had mainly because of size issues. Once I did my calculations of how the yarn was being used up, I realized that I would need 3x the amount, and that was just too much. So I started again with a chain of 158 and now it’s 42”. I also changed my hook to a 4.00mm from a 3.00mm. It’s looser and feels softer. Thirdly, I’m doing more of a thoughtful colour progression rather than completely random.

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Finished
June 2, 2010
August 22, 2010
 
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DK
55% Wool, 45% Acrylic
136 yards / 50 grams

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  • Project created: June 2, 2010
  • Updated: August 23, 2010
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