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Old 04-25-2009, 12:26 PM   #67
Lieuvena
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Here's the pic of my sample "square". It's about 9" x 6", hardly a square! Not sure what I did wrong, but I can hardly imagine a blanket made like that.

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That bind off edge looks pretty bad because I was trying different bind offs to see what one I preferred.

I'm also trying to think of a different border idea. I don't necessarily want to do the seed stitch border with both yarns. I though about jumping right into the double knit part, but that leaves a rather unattractive edge. I also tried picking up stitches and that didn't look good either. The other thing I thought about was doing seed stitch in a solid color. That would look great on one side, but not so much the other. Does anyone have any ideas or suggestions on this?
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