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Finished
June 9 2012
July 15 2012
Project info
Log Cabin Blanket
Learn to Knit a Log Cabin Blanket by Staci Perry
Knitting
Needles & yarn
US 6 - 4.0 mm
Babygarn
495 yards in stash
0.7 skeins = 105.0 yards (96.0 meters), 35 grams
Lightblue
Blue
Silky Yarn
20 yards in stash
0.3 skeins = 30.0 yards (27.4 meters), 15 grams
Red
Babygarn
none left in stash
0.5 skeins = 82.0 yards (75.0 meters), 25 grams
Light Orange
Orange
Babygarn
90 yards in stash
0.2 skeins = 30.0 yards (27.4 meters), 10 grams
White
White
Debbie Bliss Cashmerino Aran
none left in stash
0.99 skeins = 99.0 yards (90.5 meters), 49 grams
Purple
Four Seasons Gründl Lisa Print
321 yards in stash
0.8 skeins = 116.8 yards (106.8 meters), 40 grams
Red-orange
G-B Wolle Perle
458 yards in stash
Black
Pfennigpfeiffer
ONline Linie 110 Timona
59 yards in stash
0.5 skeins = 65.6 yards (60.0 meters), 25 grams
53
Blue-purple
Schachenmayr SMC Aventica
72 yards in stash
0.4 skeins = 48.0 yards (43.9 meters), 20 grams
Purple
Zeeman Royal
none left in stash
20
Red
Zeeman
Zeeman Royal
924 yards in stash
89
99
Black
Zeeman
Zeeman Royal
264 yards in stash
41
Blue-purple
Zeeman
Zeeman Super Soft Baby
632 yards in stash
0.1 skeins = 21.8 yards (19.9 meters), 5 grams
68
901
Blue
Zeeman
Notes

Made 3 striped squares and 3 with a dishcloth pattern.

To avoid sewing all the pieces together I changed the construction a bit.

  • First I made the 2 stripes: I added 5 black ridges on each of the 2 squares I wanted to connect and made a 3 needle bind off in the middle.
  • picked up (200sts) and knitted 5 ridges in the middle of the 2 stripes - 3 needle bind off
  • picked up and knitted 200 sts for 10 ridges on the long sides + stretchy bind off
  • picked up and knitted 150 sts on the short ends + stretchy bind off

Added an icord edge.

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Finished
June 9 2012
July 15 2012
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  • Project created: June 9, 2012
  • Finished: July 16, 2012
  • Updated: July 17, 2012
  • Progress updates: 4 updates