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Old 12-26-2013, 11:22 AM   #1
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States/Countries Blanket
Hi everyone!

Well, it took me about 5 months, but I've finally finished this blanket. I made it from squares found here: http://www.knittingknonsense.com/people_places.html

I made all of the US states and all of the countries found there on that web site, and then added in "special" squares that have meaning to my friends I visit in a bereavement chat room. The center square pattern is one I found on ravelry, looks like candle flames, representing all the candles lit for our lost loved ones.


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Old 12-26-2013, 11:23 AM   #2
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I don't know why photo didn't show, but you can see it at: http://www.flickr.com/photos/creativ...r/11555594214/

And here are photos of it from start to finish:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/creativ...7635437569665/
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You did a fantastic job on that blanket!

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Wow, that would have taken me years! Great job!
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Lovely work and symbolism!
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That is one amazing knit! Beautiful.
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What a gorgeous blanket! The edging and the wonderful colors make it look like stained glass. Absolutely beautiful work.
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Super, super fantastic! How big is it?
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It almost covers my bed, which is a king size.
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That is a great looking blanket! And such an ambitious project.
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