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Old 04-15-2012, 07:52 PM   #11
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Wonderful! I love them both and how nice of you to support this project.
My kids are my inspiration. I am mostlymom on Ravelry. I also have a local blog Halifax Charity Knitters
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Old 05-01-2012, 10:21 AM   #12
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Very nice, both of them!

a question for you: how did you sew them up? I just finished a similar baby blanket project, and thought that sewing might come undone, so I crocheted the panels together, which left a ridge on one side.

Can you show me the underside? and how the sewn stitches look? That would be helpful to me.

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Woodi - yes, I sewed the strips together. It went together pretty cleanly because I slip the first stitch of each row.

Lucky you asked me now to take a picture, as I am giving it away for a charity auction this weekend! The red/white/blue one has already been turned over to Project Linus.

The technique I use is something like this:

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Your seams are perfect. Thanks for this information and the picture!
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