Wednesday, December 23, 2015

A blanket of many colors

I wanted to use up my growing collection of leftover yarn, 
and JohnnyCashCat wanted a blanket of his own.
The solution was obvious, though I questioned how ugly the technicolor result might be.



One can only hope that the feral beast is color-blind.



Smooch: That is one ugly blanket. Matches his personality.



George: I'd wear a saddle just to cover it up.



JCC: For me? Really?



JCC: Come back and tuck me in around 10.






15 comments:

  1. Not so! Its a wonderful patchwork blankie for Johnny. :) :)

    Lots of knitters/crocheters do similar projects ... check out Ravelry.com.
    Google 'sock yarn blanket' or 'crochet patchwork' and see what pops up.

    I don't know about Johnny's preference, but when we had a kitty, she always loved the freshly laundered blankets/clothes. So, remember to give it a wash now and then.

    M in NC

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  2. Looks cozy. Of course it did pass through everybody else first, but what is a feral beast to do? Snuggle in and enjoy.

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  3. How nice. Johnny now has his very own "keepsake." Freshly laundered, fluffed up and still warm from the dryer. Ahhhhhh.

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  4. "Crazy quilts" whether of yarn or fabric, have always been around as crafters thriftly use up their material. I have several treasured afghans my mom made for me and I treasure them.

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  5. JCC your blanket is beautiful. Looks comfy cozy. Enjoy!
    Lynda in Michigan.

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  6. Hey, that looks like it could be JCC's personalized DNA blanket. Just tell him that!

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  7. I love the blankie.....I love the uniqueness of it.
    It is a one of a kind, like people. Each person is unique in
    their own way...I think Johnny will love his new blankie.
    A gift of love....
    Have a very merry Christmas on the ranch with the crew...
    Love from NC

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  8. Beautiful!! You can plainly see how much he loves it. I recently made a dog quilt so I can cover my Shar Pei boy at night. I used some large pieces of leftover pieces, very bright so it can't get misplaced. *wink.

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  9. Perfect cat blanket! Interesting how the colors pool.

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  10. Nice blanket for our beloved Johnny. As Nice as his personality, mind you Smooch. Christmas kisses to all the inhabitants of 7 MSN.

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  11. So wonderful!

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  12. Warm cozy hugs all around! XO

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  13. I just bought my outdoor feral cats (now, not QUITE as feral!) a double sleeping bin. We've had frosty nights here and I want them to be warm! I have a few towels in the garage that I'll put in it for them so they can snuggle and be warm.

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  14. An American in Tokyo12/24/15, 5:17 PM

    I think it's nice!
    Merry Christmas, JCC!

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  15. Hey JCC, all that blue suits you!

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