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Really Pretty Blanket Pattern Links -- Or, Reasons Why I Wish I Were More Patient

I've been pattern-searching baby blanket patterns on Ravelry this evening, and all I can say is, I wish I were more patient! There are some beautiful blankets to be made.

A few favorites:

Beth's Little Star Afghan (crochet)

Fast Easy Crochet Baby Blanket

Chromium Star Blanket (crochet)

Come Sail Away Baby Blanket (knitted)

Sweet Blanket (knitted)

Hexagon Baby Blanket (knitted)

Biased Granny Afghan (crochet)

Twin Lakes Blankie (knitted)

After looking at all these, and the hundreds I didn't post links to, I'm sure I'll be making another blanket attempt soon.... I've been thinking of attempting a scaled down version for one of the infant loss charities profiled in the Charity Knitting thread on Ravelry. I love Freddy's blanket, and I'm sure that there are plenty of mothers who lose babies who don't get anything soft to hold while they cry. I hate that, and I want to help.

I should sign off for now though, as it is way past bedtime. Happy knitting and crocheting!

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