Friday, December 16, 2011

An Afghan for Baby Madison

Friends from work are expecting their first baby in late January, so we are all throwing them a baby shower in December right before Christmas break. Since they are doing Baby Madison's room in lady bugs, I thought this Lion Brand Yarn in Homespun was the perfect color combo to go with the lady bug motif.

I especially love how the edging came out in such sharp contrast. Makes the scallop sweeter somehow. 

Hope all your Christmas crafting is going smoothly. 
Have a happy day!


  1. I love the colours you chose for this baby afghan...such a lovely shade of each and they look beautiful together...what a great idea!
    Have a happy weekend.
    Helen x

  2. The baby blanket looks very nice and the border is perfect. Congrats to the new parents-to-be. :)

  3. oh! how Christmassy is that...going to be a lovely present for the new baby, love scallops use them in all sorts of ways as well as edging
    Always a great choice
    **Merry Christmas**

  4. Baby Madison will love that blanket!
    It will be perfect with her lady bug nursery.

  5. The color is perfect for a ladybug room and a great gift for the sweet little one to be. Happy holidays to you and yours, Tammy

  6. Such lovely colour combination... I think the lady bug theme is great and your blanket will fit in perfectly! Well done you, it looks so pretty with the scallop edging xx

    Louise xx

  7. Cute!! Great job. I'm sure Madison and her parents will cherish this handmade blanket for years to come. :)

  8. It's absolutely gorgeous hon - I love the colours you've used!


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