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02-22-2008, 01:56 PM
I started this in early January and finished last night. I used Lion Brand Homespun yarn. And it's for me!!! I'm not giving this one away.
02-22-2008, 02:12 PM
I just love your choice of colours. Beautiful.
02-22-2008, 02:15 PM
one word: BEAUTIFUL!
02-22-2008, 02:41 PM
That is an attractive-looking blanket!
02-22-2008, 03:33 PM
It is gorgeous, and you should keep it! I am so inspired!
I must make a LC afghan someday!!!
Jan in CA
02-22-2008, 04:44 PM
That is so nice!
sue in canada
02-22-2008, 05:46 PM
Love it. you did a great job.
02-22-2008, 06:46 PM
02-22-2008, 07:15 PM
That is absolutely gorgeous. I'd be keeping it for myself too!!!
02-22-2008, 07:15 PM
Wonderful blanket. If I knit that, I'd keep it too! Great job.
02-22-2008, 08:18 PM
I love log cabin blankets - they are truly a work of art. You did a terrific job!!!!
02-22-2008, 08:38 PM
Oh DROOL!!! I want to make one so bad, is there a pattern or just even the amount of cast on stitches and pick up sts??? Seriously, you've done a wonderful job and it IS gorgeous. Choice of colors is fantastic!
That is lovely! And so even. Can you give us the colors you used? I recognize a number of them, but really, that combination is beautiful.
02-22-2008, 09:17 PM
Wow...that is stunning - I can see why you are keeping it...happy cuddling! :muah:
02-22-2008, 09:20 PM
Here's a link to the instructions for log cabin knitting. (http://www.masondixonknitting.com/archives/2004_02.html#000290)
The Lion Brand Homespun colors I used are Chili, Plum, Apple Green, Nouveau, and Fiesta.
02-22-2008, 09:25 PM
That is lovely!
02-22-2008, 09:26 PM
Your blanket is absolutely GORGEOUS! :D :cheering: :cheering: :cheering:
02-23-2008, 12:45 AM
Ya know homespun is, oh shall we say, not my cup of tea but this is really beeyootiful!! I now have a new appreciationg for Homespun :thumbsup:
02-23-2008, 02:28 AM
Robin, that is one very beautiful blanket. Thanks also for posting the colors, they are very evocative of the Sangre de Cristo mountains. They are one of three things I miss about living in New Mexico,the other two being the Kodak International Balloon Fiesta, and the aroma of chilis roasting in the Fall.
02-23-2008, 04:47 AM
It looks great!
02-23-2008, 12:19 PM
:yay: it looks wonderful!!
02-23-2008, 12:56 PM
GORGEOUS!! My Mom is making me a homespun log cabin and I can't WAIT to get it :teehee:
02-25-2008, 04:36 PM
It is beautiful, I love it. Now I want to make one!
02-25-2008, 04:37 PM
Yes, beautiful work of art!
It has inspired, me, too, to make one. Been thinking about it for a while. How big is that blanket?
02-25-2008, 09:37 PM
It's about 60 inches square. It took most of 10 skeins of yarn.
02-26-2008, 08:03 AM
Absolutely gorgeous!! Ditto on loving the colors. What a work of art!
02-27-2008, 09:29 PM
I LOOOOVE IT... I like how you joined knitting with quilting...can you share the pattern