Handmade Rainbow and Pink Crochet Baby Blanket & Hat Set, Ready to Ship, Brand New
I needed a smaller project so badly. I was shopping at Walmart in the middle of the night (Actually, I was at work, but I needed somewhere to walk around in the middle of the night to stretch my legs.) and I saw a book which had some baby hat patterns. I know every pattern in the world is on the Internet, but there is something about a book that I can touch which makes them my preference. (No need to shop for yarn, I must have 100 skeins!)
I picked a pattern I thought would go fairly quickly and started up.
Only this didn't go nearly as fast as I thought it would!! It took me three evenings to finish this little creation...several hours at each setting. I'm horrible with little hooks which is probably part of the problem. But it turned out fabulous!
Immediately after taking the hat picture, I imagined the little hat was lonely. Of course mommy and daddy would want a SET! I held off on listing the hat and decided to launch into a matching blanket. I only have a zillion skeins of matching yarn...what damage could I possibly do!
I loved, loved, LOVED working on this blanket!
I worked on it before bed:
And finally it was time to put the edging on!! And that was really a lot of fun!!
I hope this crocheted baby blanket will be called "blankie" someday!!
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