Levamentum is Latin for relief, comfort and solace – and also means unbending.
It was the perfect name.
The blanket will provide comfort and solace to those who need help,
sometimes those who provide help need to be unbending in the face of opposition or political pressure.
It’s quick to work up – consisting of trebles worked in the back loop only on each row, which creates a ridged and reversible texture.
You can use your stash and any weight – full instructions are given – so it’s a perfect charity crochet.
Of course, you can also make one to keep – they are rather addictive to work up!