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Sunny Baby Blanket
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Jun 10, 2013 01:41:41   #
blackat99 (a regular here)
 
This has been knitted for a friend who is having her first Grandchild - and is a non knitter.

The blanket is knitted with DK yarn - pure Wool - from our local Bendigo Knitting Mills near Melbourne. One can order this yarn online. I used 4mm circular needles.

It is a lovely easy pattern and is available free. I thank the KPer who first posted this pattern. I shall be knitting many more.

Here is the link: http://tlc.howstuffworks.com/home/free-knitting-patterns-for-baby-blankets2.htm


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Sunny Baby Blanket being blocked

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Jun 10, 2013 01:46:40   #
juliacraftylady666
 
Very nice,i like that pattern,i use bendigo sometimes its lovely soft and well priced.
Jun 10, 2013 01:49:44   #
Belle1 (a regular here)
 
I very much like the simplicity and elegance of this blanket: functional and versatile. Really nice.
Jun 10, 2013 02:08:41   #
kiwiannie
 
Very nice blanket,lovely work. :lol: :lol: :lol:
Jun 10, 2013 02:14:21   #
Kelli aka Mrs.Kravitz
 
Beautiful blanket! You did a wonderful job :)
Jun 10, 2013 02:37:07   #
missmolly
 
That's a lovely blanket :thumbup: :thumbup:
 
Jun 10, 2013 03:16:48   #
gcoop
 
Just lovely, simple and so practical
Jun 10, 2013 03:34:46   #
Jaymacphe
 
That is a very sweet blanket. I use Bendigo wool too and have not been able to fault it so far....
Jun 10, 2013 04:06:34   #
Judylovesoscar
 
That is a lovely pattern. The recipient should be very happy. I too use Bendigo yarn and find it excellent for value and easy to work with.
Jun 10, 2013 04:12:35   #
Grannie maggie
 
Beautifully knitted. Thanks for sharing.
:-D
Jun 10, 2013 04:31:39   #
Woefkins
 
Lovely and elegant pattern, beautifully knitted. Thank you for sharing.
Hannet
 
Jun 10, 2013 05:26:02   #
ohsusana (a regular here)
 
Love the blanket. I haven't seen that pattern before.
I have just received an order from Bendigo mills, lots of 8 ply cotton.
It's lovely and soft and like your wool, is easy to work with.
Isn't it great that we can buy Australian made at an affordable price?
Makes a change from only seeing foreign made yarns.
Jun 10, 2013 05:44:18   #
macnzacsmom
 
Very pretty
Jun 10, 2013 06:02:44   #
Judylovesoscar
 
I agree ohsusana. I love to purchase local Australian products, especially when it is consistently reliable. I have used Bendigo cotton and the easy care wool and am happy with both.
Jun 10, 2013 06:58:12   #
laurelarts
 
Beautiful!!!
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