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of the blankets
i also made a fifth one at Deborah's request
completely in neutral colors of
ivory, grey, camel and beige
the night before she returned
to Halifax for university
i imagine it is keeping her warm
during her studies:)
Posted at 10:40 PM in fiber arts, sewing, thrift stores | Permalink
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oh these are delightful Margie. Cashmere.....mmmmmm.....cozy.
It's great that you've made such beautiful blankets from 'old' jumpers.
Jill Wignall |
January 11, 2012 at 02:23 AM
All of these blankets are wonderful. What a fantastic source of cashmere you must have! How cozy all your family must be this winter. I hope you saved the special red cross blanket for yourself Dr Margie :)
January 11, 2012 at 05:16 AM
Seen closer the one with the flower heads (chrysanthemums) is amazing!
January 11, 2012 at 06:55 AM
beautiful work and very warm, i'm sure!
January 11, 2012 at 07:48 AM
each of them is a real gem
what lucky recipients for sure !
you've worked hard, re-using precious material for making the most wonderful & meaningful gifts !
you're the best (and such an inspiration, always)
January 11, 2012 at 08:09 AM
I just LOVE these:) and, I do so hope you are keeping one for yourself too:) Now, I am going to be searching thrift shops for cashmere!!!! I can't believe how many you must have gathered..fantastic thrifty finds!
January 11, 2012 at 08:12 AM
Wonderful way to recycle old sweaters! It's a brand new life given to precious cashmere. I love your blog.
Sorana Tarmu |
January 11, 2012 at 08:38 AM
These look wonderfully soft and warm. When I am in stores, I always touch the cashmere sweaters. :) Imagine being wrapped in one.
January 11, 2012 at 09:06 AM
I love your cashmere blankets - the thought of them, the gifting of them, and their designs! I just bought my almost-college-bound son another (his second) cashmere sweater (deeply discounted) -- I think having even a little cashmere in one's life makes for a feeling of LUXURY, don't you?
January 11, 2012 at 04:32 PM
these are so beautiful, margie! you have a great eye for putting colours together.
January 11, 2012 at 10:22 PM
Beautiful designs Margie. You've been busy.
helle Jorgensen |
January 12, 2012 at 05:57 AM
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