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Baby blanket for auction gift basket
Finished
May 10 2009
May 19 2009
Project info
Baby blanket for auction gift basket
Nancy's Favourite Afghan by Nancy Duff
Knitting
St. Matthews annual auction
baby
Needles & yarn
US 11 - 8.0 mm
Cascade Yarns® Cherub Collection Aran
3 skeins = 756.0 yards (691.3 meters), 300 grams
Creative Hands in Belmont, California
Notes

I love that this pattern is reversible - neither side is the “right side”. Great for a blanket!

To make the baby sized blanket, I am using a single strand of this aran-weight yarn. I cast on 110 stitches. I plan to make at least 15 rows of “blocks” before working the top band of edging.

The Cascade Cherub yarn is VERY soft. I will buy it again.

The photo shows the other things I put in an auction gift basket: two handknit cotton washcloths (made with Peaches and Cream cotton yarn from Joann’s) and three burpers (purchased cloth diapers which I adorned by sewing purchased ribbon on the seams).

10/18/2009: The silent auction bidding started at $40 and ended at $75. A great contribution to the fund raising event!

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by Cascade Yarns®
Aran
55% Nylon, 45% Acrylic
240 yards / 100 grams

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  • Project created: May 9, 2009
  • Finished: May 19, 2009
  • Updated: October 18, 2009