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Leafy Baby Blanket - Completed

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Leafy Baby Blanketby Leila Alieva



Yarn: Knit Picks Swish Worsted (in Lake Lost Heather)
Needles: US 8 - 5.0mm
Ravelry: Baby Blanket


Here are the finished photos of the baby blanket I've been knitting for the last few months. I mentioned in my last post that the pattern was easy and soothing, and the yarn is soft and squishy, so all in all, this was a really enjoyable knit.



I ended up blocking it as aggressively as I dared, and so the final dimensions ended up being about 33" x 33". Kinda on the small side, but baby isn't born yet, so this can definitely be a newborn baby blanket and last a few months before it's relegated to the closet.  It's too bad, because I had enough yarn and I could have added another pattern repeat to the width, had I caught it early enough in the process.


The leaf pattern turned out really great after blocking. So nice!

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