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Turkey Tracks: Knitted Quilt

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Turkey Tracks:  February 10, 2013

Knitted Quilt

I finished the knitted quilt blanket.

Take a look?

Knitted quilt 1

I could have worked on this project forever.  It was so soothing in difficult times.  It used leftover yarns–mostly.  (I confess I did buy a few skeins to get certain colors I ran out of and thought I needed.)  And it was so fun to combine different yarns for different effects.

Here’s a close-up of some of the blocks:

Knitted quilt 2

And a close-up of the binding, which is the i-cord method and, I think, works really well.

knitted quilt edging

All the information you might want if you want to make this project is in earlier posts.  Go to the right side-bar, click on knitting, and all the knitting posts will come up.  Or, search for knitted blanket with the search button, further down on the right sidebar.

Written by louisaenright

February 10, 2013 at 3:52 pm

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  1. This looks like a good project. We have a local author here, Debbie Macomber, who loves to knit and has opened a yarn shop. So glad the shop is here in town!

    Susan Daniel

    February 10, 2013 at 4:38 pm

  2. Louisa, I thought it was beautiful while you we’re working on it, but finished, it is spectacular! I can’t believe how little time it seemed to take you to make an entire quilt blanket, but I’m certain that every stitch was soothing and beneficial to your well-being. Can’t wait to see the finished product in real life. Gail

    Gail Galloway-Nicholson

    February 10, 2013 at 5:59 pm

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