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Chevron Baby Blanket WIP


My chevron baby blanket I've already showed you is growing nicely. I usually work on this project at evenings and nights while my baby sleeps. During the day I rarely work on it, I spend her nap time doing household chores.  
I am very grateful that I can stay at home and I have nothing else to do just care of our little daughter - okay, and of course cooking and running the household. But honestly, sometimes I am desperate for some 'oldfashioned' me time and I feel so guilty about it. I am sure that this precious time will fly away so quickly and I won't even remember how was like... and now, when I could enjoy every minute with my baby, I am thinking about 'me time'... My husband assured me, it is okay and encouraged me to do something reguraly for myself outside of our home. So I have restarted visiting my yoga studio once in a week. And I also bought a few books and ebooks to keep my mind fresh, And there is also knitting, sewing and decorating the house. And I reduced my Facebook time - my gosh, Fb makes new mums so shopaholic (and also paranoid).

So, I am really satisfied this blanket, I alternate the colors randomly. I don't want any colors to be the main color, so I try to use them evenly. The blankie will be fairly narrow, so it might serve as a cover in the baby crib. Anyway, there is just a little more to finish and than I'll jump into a new project.   

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  1. Never feel guilty about you time! You need to recharge your batteries so you can be there for your little one. New mothers need care too! Love the blanket.

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  2. It's beautiful, you knit and mixt perfectly the colours:). I love it:)

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