Finished Blended Granny Afghan – 365 – 132

It’s done! I love how it turned out! I started with this Blended Granny Lapghan pattern and almost doubled it, making 15 squares instead of 9, and adding a large border between each square and around the outside.

Blended Granny Afghan

Blended Granny Afghan

Blended Granny Afghan

Blended Granny Afghan

The final pink and gray border is Pattern #5 from Around the Corner Crochet Borders: 150 Colorful, Creative Edging Designs with Charts and Instructions for Turning the Corner Perfectly Every Time by Edie Eckman.

What began as a high school graduation gift for my nephew has turned into present for someone else (who will remain nameless for the moment because I don’t know if she reads this blog or not). So now I have to ship this afghan off (and it will probably cost an arm and a leg in postage, as it’s extremely heavy) and then get busy on the squares for my nephew’s afghan. He graduates the end of this month, so I’m pretty sure I won’t have it done in time, but he likely won’t need it until winter anyway, since it’s already in the 90s in the southeast where he lives!

4 Comments

  1. This turned out really well. I like the last border especially!

  2. It turned out so nicely!

  3. Looks lovely – well done on getting it finished. Hmm if it’s 95 he won’t need it quite yet. I remember how expensive it was getting the afghan you made for me shipped! Worth it tho’ 🙂

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