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Persian Dreams
Finished
June 28 2014
May 8 2015
Project info
Persian Dreams
Persian Dreams by Jenise Hope
Knitting
Needles & yarn
US 1½ - 2.5 mm
3,937 yards
Cascade Yarns® Heritage
4 skeins = 1749.8 yards (1600.0 meters), 400 grams
Blue
Cascade Yarns® Heritage Silk
5 skeins = 2187.2 yards (2000.0 meters), 500 grams
White
Notes

I didn’t follow the pattern layout. I only used 2 colours and I didn’t want 2 of the same blocks touching.

The blue is like a washed out jeans colour and the white is not pure white. I think it looks a little bit like Delft Blue pottery (I’m Dutch afterall ;)
It’s absolutely beautiful.

I did not like the way the original pattern puts the blocks together and finishes the edges so I experimented until I found a way I liked better.

You can read and download the detailed explanation on how I finished the blanket here

The finished size is about 160cmx130cm

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Finished
June 28 2014
May 8 2015
 
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About this yarn
by Cascade Yarns®
Fingering
75% Merino, 25% Nylon
437 yards / 100 grams
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About this yarn
by Cascade Yarns®
Fingering
85% Merino, 15% Silk
437 yards / 100 grams
liesbraam's star rating

13179 projects

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  • Project created: September 28, 2014
  • Finished: May 10, 2015
  • Updated: October 17, 2018