Here are pics of the blanket I
entered at the show I spoke
It is a variation of my charity
Stained Glass Butterfly Square
After I was made redundant last
November I travelled north to visit family. 5 hours by rail to my Mums,
then another 8 1/2 hour train trip
to Queensland to visit my Aunt
So I had a lot of spare time for my
I was away for 4 weeks
and spent my time making this.
I took it with me when I visited
the lovely ladies at the Beenleigh
Knit N Natter meeting.
They were so welcoming and I
had never met any of them,
I "knew" a few of them via emails
and the yahoo group K4C.
When they saw it, it was in pieces.
The blanket was made with 3
long continuous strips of
"stained glass" then the
butterfly squares were sewn
into 2 strips then joined together.
It certainly shows my love of
variegated wool, I used
Here it is on display at the show.
They have the craft items
displayed behind chicken wire, probably to stop people touching.