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Lauren's Library Blanket - 4

Lauren's Library Blanket

Lauren's Library Blanket - 4

I've been working away on my Library Blanket, but with all my projects that are currently on needles, it's been a little slow.  I made it through the first section of horizontal stripe easily and was very excited to start the first vertical stripe section. It was super simple to cast on the extra stitches to give the vertical height and then start the vertical striping process.  I've got a little tip for you too. When I started kntting the blanket, I figured out that 5 garter ridges is equal to 1 inch. Throughout the pattern they tell you measurements...

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Lauren's Library Blanket - 3

Lauren's Library Blanket

Lauren's Library Blanket - 3

I have been cruising along on my Library Blanket. If you follow the store on Instagram and Facebook, you've seen a few clips of it. I finally have a little time to sit down and right an actual blog post which I've been meaning to do. First off, I must say I'm loving the Heritage sock yarn (which is most of the yarn I'm using for the blanket). The yarn is nice and soft and the colours are beautiful. I'm definitely happy with my choices. Knitting with two strands of yarn held together has been easy enough. The odd time...

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Lauren's Library Blanket - 2

Lauren's Library Blanket

Lauren's Library Blanket - 2

Finally! Another post about Lauren's Library Blanket! I was delayed in writing as I waited for yarn to arrive but here we go. When last I wrote, I explained that even though the blanket is made out of 10 different colourways there are only four colour groups. For the Main Colour, I choose two shades of blue - Denim and Blueberry (top right). For the Contrast Colour. I decided to go with teals - Spruce, Cerulean, Como Blue and Last Call (bottom left). For my Neutrals, I choose Limestone and Snow (bottom right). And for my Pops of Colour, I...

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Lauren's Library Blanket

Lauren's Library Blanket

Lauren's Library Blanket

If you follow the store on social media, you've seen posts and Lives lately where I've been talking about this pattern: the Library Blanket by PurlSoho. I fell in love with it when they released the pattern last March and have been dying to make it ever since. They were sharing it again recently and I decided it was time to take the plunge and make it. A little backstory.... I love libraries. I have been going to them since I was a little girl and when I had my own kids, I started taking them too. I have a...

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