Finished: Hexagon Blanket 1

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After finding this simple pattern for hexagons I just had to try it! I had a whole bunch of different shades of pink to use and went for a girly style blanket.

Each hexagon took about 10 minutes to make. It took a while to figure out how all the hexagons fitted together, but in the end it all Continue reading Finished: Hexagon Blanket 1

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Colour Love: Retro Rainbow

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Use these colours for a retro spin on the popular rainbow combination. These warm colours are modern, funky, and are suitable for a range of projects. Use the cream or brown as an accent on the border to make the colours pop! I’m going to turn this combination into a v stitch blanket!

These colours are available in Stylecraft Special DK

• Dark Brown
• Teal
• Gold
• Copper
• Petrol
• Claret
• Khaki
• Grey
• Cream

Finished: 12 point ripple 4 – Nana’s Blanket

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I decided to make this blanket as a gift to my nana. She likes dull, muted colours and it just so happened that I had a few balls of this left. I had previously made her a striped blanket so, for some variety, thought she might like the 12 point ripple. Also I was on a bender of making these! They’re super easy and work up FAST! I try to make a Continue reading Finished: 12 point ripple 4 – Nana’s Blanket

Colour Love: Country Romance

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Using colour in creative ways can bring your work to life!
I am loving this combination right now! Greens and purples look great together, and adding the pink and parchment give the combination a boost and create depth. This versatile combination would be great for blankets, scarfs, hats, and bags for any age group. Could you imagine a baby wrapped in these gorgeous colours!

These colours are available in Stylecraft Special DK

  • Meadow
  • Lime
  • Khaki
  • Parchment
  • Pale Rose
  • Grape
  • Raspberry
  • Plum