March 8, 2017
Dateline: Raleigh, North Carolina
About three years ago, my mom promised her then pregnant neighbor that I would crochet the impending arrival a baby blanket.
Well, my schedule slipped, and instead of a “baby” blanket, I have instead crocheted a “toddler” blanket.
Here is how it looked as I neared the finish:
And here is the story of how this Girly Girl Granny Square Blanket came to be:
Episode 1: A crochet strap and a new granny square project
Episode 2: A new theory of crochet
Episode 3: Medium thyme saves the day — maybe
Episode 4: Granny square reset
Episode 5: An irrepressible shade of pink
Episode 6: A granny square blanket grows
Episode 7: Thirty rounds done, six to go
Episode 8: A granny square blanket ready for adventure