Skip to content

16 Comments

  1. Time for a blanket KAL! | Tin Can Knits
    July 11, 2018 @ 10:38 am

    […] Bodhi’s Vivid, Ellis’ Vivid, White Bordered Vivid […]

  2. stitch by stitch – a wardrobe for a nephew | Tin Can Knits
    June 16, 2015 @ 6:01 am

    […] love the Vivid blanket, I have made this one and this one and I will probably make more! I love that I can use whatever fun color strikes me on a given […]

  3. phawk
    May 23, 2014 @ 4:13 am

    I have loved this since I first saw it a year ago. I FINALLY had a friend have a baby so I had an excuse to make it, lol. I am in the process of making squares. I’m not too worried about the seaming, one or two a day, and in a week or so it will be done. So excited, love mixing colors!

  4. My very own POP! | Tin Can Knits
    May 2, 2014 @ 6:54 pm

    […] rainbow? Tanis of course! You can read more about my obsession with colourful Tanis¬† blankets here and here. That bin of rainbows is a never ending source of inspiration to me and I thought: why […]

  5. twocrowsandasquirrel
    May 2, 2014 @ 1:42 pm

    Reblogged this on Two Crows and a Squirrel.

  6. sam lamb
    May 1, 2014 @ 6:33 pm

    what an amazing palette! beautiful.

  7. Alison
    April 25, 2014 @ 4:34 pm

    That’s gorgeous. A friend just gave me a huge bag of lovely different colours of wool 4ply. Maybe this is what I need to do.

  8. knittedblissjc
    April 25, 2014 @ 7:28 am

    Soooo gorgeous!! I don’t mind seaming, and I’ve just added this to my queue- I think I’ve developed a nice DK stash that would make a perfect Vivid blanket. All the FOs I’ve seen of this are stunning- and your newest one is a knockout.

  9. peggyandpierre
    April 25, 2014 @ 7:00 am

    I love the palette! This is such a gorgeous pattern! Why wouldn’t you knit it twice?! Seaming is definitely the worst part for me too.
    I’m currently obsessed with baby blankets so I think this might be my next one!

  10. tanis
    April 25, 2014 @ 3:47 am

    So beautiful! I love this. So worth the evening of seaming!

  11. slippedstitches
    April 24, 2014 @ 9:30 am

    Congratulations! The blanket is beautiful. You’re not obsessed with the pattern, just wonderfully in love with it. And why not be? Your results are beautiful.

  12. FoFo
    April 24, 2014 @ 7:00 am

    Absolutely beautiful! My obsession right now is tank tops and shawls/cowls.

  13. Daryl
    April 24, 2014 @ 6:29 am

    Gorgeous! I love the colors and the pattern. Since I am also a quilter, it looks like a beautiful quilt too.

  14. Caroline JG
    April 24, 2014 @ 5:50 am

    No wonder you’re obsessed with this pattern, it is such a lovely blanket! I can image it in neutral colours, in shades of blues… I tend to obsessed with patterns too, once I found something I like, I knit it repeatedly: one for me, one to gift away, another one for me, a different colour, a different yarn texture… Your blanket is now on my ToKnit list.

  15. susanssnippets
    April 23, 2014 @ 8:40 pm

    This is a lovely blanket. I also like repetition as it allows me to “think” and put things to rest. However, like you I am not fond of seaming. This blanket would definitely be worth the seaming, though. Thank you for sharing the lovely pictures.

    • alexaludeman
      April 24, 2014 @ 11:22 pm

      Thanks! The seaming took 3 hours, so a movie and a bit, not too bad at all!