It was a long journey from cast on to border bindoff:
|slow and steady|
|fun during Blog Week|
|trying out different patterns|
|cross country road trip|
Better pictures later, possibly. For now, here are the stats...
free! Pathways Blanket [Rav] designed by Frankie Brown
cast on Apr 14 2012, knitting done Jul 6, border finished Aug 21 2012
108 4" x 4" garter stitch squares with single crochet border (6 rounds)
knit in 2329 yards of worsted weight superwash merino wool
all yarn from stash! all originally bought from Knit Picks!
main color is Knit Picks Swish Worsted in colorway Squirrel Heather
body = 9.29 skeins = 464 grams / 1021.9 yards
border = 2 skeins = 100 grams / 218.9 yards
contrasting colors are:
Knit Picks Merino Style (disc.), colorways Dusk, Eggplant, and Storm
Knit Picks Swish Worsted, colorways Caribbean, Cobblestone Heather, Dublin, Indigo Heather, Lawn, Marine Heather, and Royal
And now: to ship it to its recipient -- I sure hope she likes it!