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September 23, 2009


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I love your blanket. I am just about to start one for my nephew. Can you tell me how many chain stitches you started with to get this size baby blanket. What size hook did you use and how many balls of wool did it take - am assuming it might be Stylecraft DK?
Sorry for lots of questions, am just really excited by my project!

nancy from new jersey

absolutely love your work and your blog, lucy. you inspire me to get back into crocheting! how many stitches did you chain for this baby ripple? and for your newest ripple, what is the progression for alternating the colors? it looks like you are using 2,1,1 of each color and adding in the new colors.

Nicky Le Blond

Lucy, absolutely love your site and check back every day for any updates! My first ever crochet project was your summer granny square blanket for my 8 year old daughter which came out lovely. Now it is finished my 3 year old son wants one and thought I would try the ripple. Do you mind me asking what wool you used for this (if you can remember!). Thanks very much.


hi...i'm tiara, i just wanna know what yarn(s) did u use on this ripple blanket, it looks warm...and tender...

i've seen most of ur project...they are sooooooo cute...


Made a blue baby blanket using you neat ripple tutorial was soooo easy to do and very addictive. Thanks


what a stunning web.

Emma Lightfoot

Lucy, I love this blanket. It is just gorgeous. Would you be able to tell me the make of the yarn you used as I just have to get some.
Many Thanks


How is your Jil Eaton Merino holding up? I have a bunch of it and wanted to make a blanket, probably a ripple and wondered just how pilly/picky it got over time. Thanks!


A gorgeous blanket! By the way, when oh when are you going to publish a book????


I love the baby blanket

Fruitful Fusion

It's so nice to catch up with your blog after being away. And hello, what's this? A bump? CONGRATULATIONS Lucy!!!!


I love your stuff love love love it. and was actually going to ask your advice on just this very thing, making a ripple baby blanket. I was curious how you would change the sizing and approx. how much yarn you would use! Any info would be wonderful and congratulations on baby24


That sure is a beautiful bright blanket - Enjoy the product of your labours.


Love your baby ripple, I am due a few weeks before you and think I might have to finally give the ripple blanket a go...:)

Congrats, beautiful belly by the way :)


had a bit of a smile to myself at this... both my boys have zigzaggy scars on their chins! the oldest one has higgledy piggledy hairs growing out of his now, as the healing was a bit haphazard too!
I'm sure it heal really fast!


it's gorgeous Lucy, and so exciting to hear the news of the baby - congratulations xxxx

little pink room

It's lovely! What a lucky baby - it's a real heirloom.

Judy @ daily yarns

Love, Love, Love it!


Beautiful blanket Lucy! I love the colors, and it looks soooo cosy.


First, thank you soooo much for the kind words on my blogg, I'm so glad you could read a litle though the google-thingy eventhough i don't trust it to give a exakt translation.
But now to the important part:
The babyripple is beautiful! and so happy! I really like when Baby blankets are strong in colour. When I make baby-blankets for me I go for quieter colours couse I like that but when I make them for actual babies I always go for the strong funny, laughing out loud colours. Babies love them!
thanks again for the comment I know it's silly but I 'm a little new in this Blogg place and it means so much to me, more than I though. I did do a little dance...


the baby ripple is just beautiful! I'm curious about your new colorful projekt. Have a great weekend.Regards from Sweden


Beautiful blanket for a beautiful baby so excited for you
Bikes children and hospitals go together me thinks...l remember it well hehe
Big smile and a tear of joy in my eye...love the way you write thanks x

Tammy Templeton

Wow I found your blog doing a Google image search and I'm definately adding you to my bookmarks and links list!
So inspiring with your bright and fun, funky colours! I've recently been picking up my crochet hook after many years and you have inspired me to make a...something...something bright and colourful :)

Marcia Palamim

I loved your colors!


this is soooooooo gorgeous!!!!!! I love the colours!!!!! wow!

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