Monday, September 12, 2011

and then there were two

Do you remember my snuggly , stripey and fun blanket ?
I showed it to you a while back and since then it
has been a big hit at my house .

Of course I needed to start another .
This one is done with all my scrappy bits of wool.
If I can do two rows in one colour , great !
If I don't have enough I've just been joining bits on and
enjoying the soothing repetition .

There are also two winners from my anniversary giveaway .

Sarah who won two patterns
and Kate who has won the books.
would you please email me with your details.

Thanks to everyone else for your interest
 and your very kind words.



21 comments:

Allie said...

LOVE it Clare, and congrats to the winners!

Sweet Cinnamon Stitches said...

I'm also sold on the soothing repetition of crochet...nothing quite like it! Your rugs look fantastic Clare.
Cheers....Jane.

Sue said...

I love your twin blankies, like two old gents in their pjs on the verandah of the nursing home, enjoying the sunshine together.

Maria said...

Both look so good to snuggle under.

mel @ loved handmade said...

Those blankets are fabulous!

kathyros said...

Hi Clare, are you able to share the recipe for the blankies. As I am a beginner (again after a 30 year break) crocheter, is it a simple double crochet or another stitch, you can see I am a bit green :)

Tania said...

Such an excellent use of odds and ends of yarn. Mine usually end up as tree legwarmers, which is only snuggly for the tree. (not sure the trees are that fussed? Although makes 'em nice to hug...)

Melody said...

Love those blankets - we certainly need them here - winter is back.

Paat said...

Your blankets are soooo beautiful, I want to do similar!

Larri said...

Gorgeous! I wish I had your dexterity. LOL Thanks for sharing. Happy Monday night! ☺

quilary said...

Two lovely blankets - you're so clever - I can't even finish one! Well done.

Vickie said...

them blankies look very snuggly indeed,congrats to the winners,cheers Vickie

BumbleBri said...

you are so super awesome! i know these blankets took forever. i can't ever get through a blanket theat is row-by-row! CONGRATS :)

Maxabella said...

They are a match made in crafty heaven! I remember your blanket and loved it. And now he has a girlfriend I love him even more. Or maybe he is the girl and she has a boyfriend? I can't decide. But they're gorgeous. x

Shay said...

Congratulations to the winners of your blogiversary giveaway.

Your crochet blankets are truly gorgeous.

Cathy @ CabbageQuilts said...

Absolutely gorgeous blankets Clare, stunning! xo

LadyBug said...

Adorei o seu blog! lindo, lindo. Maria Clara

RobynLouise said...

What a great pair of blankies - snugglepot and cuddlepie!
Congrats to the winners of the giveaway.
Cheers,
Robyn

Danielle said...

I love these striped blankets Clare - you've inspired me and I started one yesterday.

Mistea said...

Gorgeous bright and snuggly - guess they will be getting a holiday shortly.
Enjoy Hooking.

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