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Turkey Tracks: Giovanna’s Baby Blanket

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Turkey Tracks:  April 27, 2012

Giovanna’s Baby Blanket

I ran into Giovanna McCarthy at the Camden post office a few days ago.  Meeting someone at the post office–or at the dump–is one of the many pleasures of living in a small town.

We were both mailing packages containing finished projects.  She was mailing off this baby quilt–which she has shared at our April Coastal Quilters’ meeting.  It’s made from sock yarn, so will be sturdy and washable.  Isn’t it luscious?

Giovanna excels at this kind of lacy knitting that I have still to master.

Lucky baby!

I was mailing a baby quilt for Owen Wallace Black, born April 17th, to my niece Lauren Howser Black and her husband David.  I’ll post those pics in a separate entry.

Giovanna and I shared a visit and a coffee at Zoot’s coffeehouse–which is another perk of living at a slower pace.  We have time for each other.

Written by louisaenright

April 27, 2012 at 12:08 pm

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  1. can you point me to the pattern for this blanket … I LOVE it and I want to make one for my niece-on-the-way!!!

    Brian McGoldrick

    October 28, 2016 at 1:09 am

  2. The pattern is Leafy Baby Blanket by Leyla Alieva. Free pattern in Ravelry.
    Enjoy.

    Giovanna McCarthy

    October 30, 2016 at 5:07 pm


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