Back in summer 2014
I had the pleasure of designing a special colourful granny blanket
for a photographer to use in her work with children.
It gives me great pleasure to work with customers
and discuss a special make to suit their needs.
Lorna wanted something traditional
that would be suitable for boys and girls.
I am so proud and excited to see my blanket
in these beautiful photographs
and am wishing I had young children again
to have her photograph my family!
is based in the Cardiff area
but will travel to take your photographs.
This week I am delighted to have been featured
on her Facebook Page
|Photography by Lorna
Yet again I am pleased to be working with Lorna
and this year she has commissioned me
to make her a traditional granny squares blanket.
The colour recipe she has chosen is
in denim cloud blue grey silver and white.
This is going to make a lovely blanket
with a timeless quality and vintage feel.
I like to make my squares in batches,
doing the same colour on each square,
I find this increases my production rate
and makes best use of my time as it saves changing colours.
Then I will have a session at the end of sewing all the ends in.
All the squares will be the same
and they will be joined with silver using the
For those of you who ask
how to make a perfect granny square
you may like to read my tutorial
Do watch on Facebook and Instagram
for daily updates as I make
and come back next week
to see how this blanket is progressing.
Happy hookin friends
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