Tuesday, July 11, 2017

60

Squares 58, 59 and 60
(the 3 at the top right)

That's what was ON my needles yesterday.

I have to say, now that I've seen it photographed I wish I hadn't put the light turqoise
and the green/blue/yellow (in the middle column) together.

They are too close in color.

Oh well . . . too late to worry about that now.

60 squares are done.
I'm thinking that puts me at about 1/5th of the way to the finish line.


Boy, do I have a LOT of ends to weave in.

16 comments:

  1. Yes you have ends to weave in
    but this blanket is a win win
    Each little square
    knitted with care
    you are making me want to begin

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  2. It looks fantastic - well done. It's hard to pick a favorite from this selection.

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  3. Fun to watch your progress, love all the colors.

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  4. I love it! I had a blanket that had a zillion ends to weave in not that long ago and it turned out not to be such a terrible thing. It went faster than I thought it would.

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  5. I enjoy watching your progress.

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  6. WOW, the blanket is wonderful! I see a lot of these shown on podcasts I always think what a labour of love they are.
    Yes you will have a lot of ends to sew in but the result will be stunning :-)

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  7. Hello, it is nice to see your progress. I like all the colors. Happy Tuesday, have a great day!

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  8. It is going to be a favorite go-to blanket, I can tell you that! It is a beauty! Sew in your ends at the end of every block!

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  9. Looking fabulous Dee! I love it and you are giving me inspiration to start my 2nd square (boy do I have a long way to go - lol). I think I'll be weaving in ends as I go...I don't really mind weaving the ends, but a ton of them would put me off a bit.

    I bet Giroux thinks it's already big enough...because you know he is sure it belongs to him!

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  10. those two squares look perfect when are looking at the whole thing. Keep doing what you are doing :)

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  11. I don't think it's a problem - there will be so many squares, it's not like when you just have a smaller grouping.

    I guess I was thinking you were weaving in as you go, or periodically ... good luck!

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  12. Nice! It's looking so good but take it from me it's better to weave in the ends as you go. This is about how far I got before coming to my senses and started weaving in as I went and I'm so glad I did.

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  13. It's growing (unlike mine) and is already beautiful. What does it measure now?

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  14. Wow! That is a crazy amount of knitting! And it is turning out so well. With that many squares, I don't think you have to worry too much about the placement of each block/color.

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  15. It looks really great and the when you zoom out for the larger photo there is more contrast between those two squares you were worried about, so I don't think you need to worry!

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