Loose magic rings are ruining my blanket 😣
Handbaghag · 25/03/2020 20:54
I am doing a blanket that is a variation in granny squares, starts with a magic ring and then 12dc as the centre of each flower. It's been a slow grower and I've added to it over 18 months but I've noticed some of the older squares are opening up because the magic ring has become loose. What am i doing wrong? I've got to go into some of them and rethread the center to pull it tight again 😢
Handbaghag · 25/03/2020 21:55
Sorry, realised this is the wrong forum. Will move to arts and crafts
CatToddlerUprising · 25/03/2020 22:00
I use this method and it seems to keep it really secure- m.youtube.com/watch?v=5ZQv-dH6htE
Handbaghag · 25/03/2020 22:08
That really helps thank you
ItsABitOfAShitFightMate · 25/03/2020 22:09
Ooooo that’s pretty! Lovely colours.
BlackeyedSusan · 27/03/2020 22:16
If you can find the end, you can slip stitch it to another stich at the back and secure it firmly that way. Better to start with a chain of three or four than a magic ring.
To comment on this thread you need to create a Mumsnet account.