Granny Stripe Blanket Update

Granny Stripe Blanket Progress

 

Well, there’s no denying we’re well into August now, and my target date is looming!

I was hoping the summer holidays, and the break from all the kids’ regular clubs would give me more time to crochet. The trouble is, although I’m crocheting more than usual, it’s not all on this blanket!

 

 

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Granny Stripe Blanket Update

 

Without this blanket dashboard for my granny stripe blanket, there is no way I’d have made this much progress. It is totally the visual support I needed to keep me at it. My rate of progress has dropped a bit, but I’m still looking good to meet my September target I think.

 

 

 

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Granny Stripe Blanket Update

Granny Stripe Blanket Progress
Well, this just goes to show what you can accomplish when locked in a room for 16 hours!

Yesterday I was on duty as a poll clerk for local County Council elections. Very sadly, turnout was poor, which meant I had time to crochet. I could even have done more only I ran out of wool…

 

 

 

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Granny Stripe Blanket Dashboard

Granny Stripe Blanket ProgressI’ve decided I really need to knuckle down on the granny stripe blanket I’m crocheting for my eldest child. Our budget should allow for me to get the wool I need for now – bearing in mind this thing is (had better be) a genuine heirloom to last the kiddo a lifetime. But several of the colours I’m using are already discontinued, meaning if I leave it much longer I’m going to be in real trouble.

So, I’m taking my granny stripe blanket properly in hand and am going to Get On With It.

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