Friday, February 20, 2015

Shhhhhhh...Bunny Rose Blanket

Can you keep a secret?
Oh good!
I'm going to surprise Bunny Rose with her very own
Mini Granny Rose Afghan.
Shhhhhhh...
 It's finished but I want to wait to give it to her once I have made a coordinating pillow. 
I used the granny rose pattern from here,
but crocheted only two rounds for the rose instead of three.

The blanket is 4 squares by 7 squares = 28 squares.
(Afghans fold better if you use an even number of rows - I forgot this time.)
The border is one row of hdc in white, and just a simple shell border in meadow,
 but the pattern comes with a picot border that would be cute too!
(All yarn is Stylecraft Special DK stash. :-) )


All folded up and ready to give
(Once the pillow is done, that is.)
I'm so excited!
I'll take photographs of the gift giving and share with you.:-)

16 comments:

  1. Oh Dear Lord I wanna cry.
    these lovely makes are in my head (which is full to the brim) and not in reality, just don't have the bloomin' time
    I adore your work/artistry (mm too gushy?)
    how do you tidy away all the endless ends (and have the patience for it as well!)
    x

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  2. I am sure she will be very happy.
    Have a nice week end.

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  3. So pretty, you are clever.
    Rosezeeta.

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  4. Well you have been busy, Astri and creating something rosy for a lucky someone!

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  5. Hi Astri ! Sure What Rose will love the gift !!!!
    She very lucky !
    your roses crochet are lovely , are wonderful !
    kisses
    Pri

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  6. Sem palavras para essa belezura amiga.Beijo.Valéria.

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  7. Oh, how lovely, Astri! It's so beautiful. Bunny Rose will love it!! For some reason your posts haven't been showing up on my feed, so I've missed a bunch :-( I'll have to fix that right away.

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  8. Ohh, gorgeous!! ♥ What a fantastic blanket, Astri. I'm sure Bunny Rose will adore it ;-). Happy weekend!! Nata xxx

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  9. It's looking beautiful, Astri:)

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  10. Hi, I'm a first timer here. Its so beautiful the things that you make.

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