Less fleece is lost to the fringe, so you end up with a bigger blanket; For each blanket, I started out with 2 pieces of fleece that were each 1 1/2 yards. (Fleece usually comes 60 inches wide on the bolt from the fabric store.) I layered them on top of each other with the sides out that I wanted to show. Create your own fleece blanket using your special photos. When you have that slight chill but aren't cold enough for a thick blanket, this single layer fleece blanket is perfect to keep you snug and make you smile. With soft rounded corners and printed edging detail, this fleece blanket is ideal for everyone, including young children.
Add a Crochet Edging to Fabric. To start, pick out a fabric blanket, such as fleece, flannel, or even a receiving blanket. Many craft stores like Michaels and Joann Fabric carry small fleece blankets at very reasonable prices. The easiest approach is to find a blanket that already has stitching around it for you to crochet into but you can also easily add your own blanket stitching around the.
Fleece blanket edging options. Instructions for Braided Finish Fleece Blankets Square up fleece and remove selvage edges before starting to make a Braided Finish Blanket. Cut out 3" squares from all 4 corners. This is very important. The Braided Finish Blanket will not lay flat if the corners are not removed. Place a strip of masking tape 3" from the edge of all four sides. Serged edges will help compact the fleece and cut down on bulk. Overcast, pinking or zigzag stitched edges are also great options. 11. Contain Seam Allowances and Secure Hems. When you press fleece with a warm-only iron, it won't hold a crease. So you'll need to find ways to contain seam allowances and secure the hems. 12. Making a fleece blanket with a tied fringe edge is an easy no-sew project, especially for kids and teens. These inexpensive blankets are perfect for gifts or charity projects. Whether you've purchased a kit or simply want to start with a few pieces of fabric, follow these directions to make a warm, no-sew tie blanket out of two pieces of fleece
This free crochet pattern from Red Heart is actually only for the pom pom edging, which you simply sew onto a festive fleece blanket. This semi-homemade crochet afghan pattern is a fast and easy way to decorate your home for the holidays without spending much time, effort, or money. Add to cart options. Product Actions Add to Cart. Add to Wishlist. Share Pinterest Facebook Twitter. Additional Information. Description Sizing Notes Care Details Free Easy Crochet Home Décor Pattern. Looking for a quick but warm blanket? This fleece, fabric blanket with crocheted edging is perfect. While this blanket makes great gifts, it's. How to make a pom pom trimmed deluxe fleece blanket. Ok, now for my favorite one: the pom pom trimmed fleece blanket. This blanket is the most expensive one, seeing as you need 7 yards of pom pom trim. Using 50% off coupons for both the trim and fabric, the total cost on this blanket was $30, but I think it was worth every penny.
Introducing no-sew patchwork blanket making! Fleece patchwork lap blanket kit, 48″x48″ with beautiful fleece ribbon edging that is both decorative and functional. Perfect size for the back of a chair, couch, wheelchair lap blanket, or crib blanket. It happens to all of us (at least I hope its not just me!). It's Friday and you have a baby shower Saturday. And you forgot until that moment. For now, on our husband-is-in-school-and-I-am-a-stay-at-home-mom budget, I need to combine our gift giving budget with my crafty stuffs budget. Luckily I found the perfect quick/reasonable price/still nice gift in this crochet edged fleece blanket! Jan 6, 2015 – It's cold outside and there's nothing like a warm and comfy throw to take the chill off. And while you could always buy a cozy blanket, making your own is simple and fast, so you can start sewing in an afternoon and have it ready for that night's movie.
My inspiration was my little cousins, Tyler and Madison. Tyler is obsessed with Star Wars hence the choice of the Star Wars fleece – you can find my post on this in the Crochet Edging for Ultra Cuddle Fleece Boy Toddler Blanket. Madison is a girly girl. Along with all the great theme options, I also found SEVERAL different types fleece. You can fold over the edges of the blanket to create a hemmed edge on your blanket, or you can leave the edge unfolded and sew along the raw edge of the blanket. It is up to you. If you decide to fold the blanket over, fold 0.5 inches (1.3 cm) of material over on each of the 4 sides of the blanket and insert pins into the folded fabric to hold. May 9, 2016 – Explore Pam Sirmans's board "Fleece Blanket Edging" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Fleece blanket edging, Crochet edging, Fleece blanket.
My church women’s group got together to do another service project. This one involved making fleece lap blankets for hospice patients. We had a great time making these blankets from fleece scraps before, but a lot of the women don’t know how to sew. For that reason, we decided to make no-sew fleece blankets instead. *Polar fleece blanket* Features 200g polar fleece stitched trimmed edging smooth texture. -. The Polar Fleece Blanket is available in black, grey. Polar Fleece Blanket is from our Branded Picnic range under our Corporate Outdoor & Leisure product category. The best quality & price for Corporate Gifts from IgnitionMarketing.co.za CONTACT US Phone +27 11 791 5207 +27 11 791 5349/76. Sales support. [email protected] General InquirIES. [email protected] URGENT BULK ORDERS
For more colors, decorating options or customizations, click on Request a Quote. The Ribbed Fleece Blanket is a soft fleece blanket with a whip stitched edging. Blanket measures 50″ x 60″ unfolded and 16.5″ x 15″ folded. Method 2: Making a Sewn Fleece Blanket. DIY sewn fleece blankets flaunt a great look. The method used in making one, as directed by scatteredthoughofacraftmom, is also pretty simple and straightforward and can be used to make almost any size of fleece blanket.. Once you’re done making it you can decide on whether to keep it for yourself or gift it as a present to someone you truly care about. This is a fun way to finish the edge of a simple fleece blanket that is similar to a “tie-blanket”more sophisticated look. For this project you will need: 1 1/2″ yards of a fleece material, I used lavender fleece scissors sewing machine and thread and a crochet hook To start this project trim your fleece fabric by cutting of the selvage edges to have one nice clean piece of fleece.
Lay the two pieces of fleece, one on top of the other with the wrong sides together. Cut away 2" squares from each corner. Cut fringe along each edge that is 1" wide and 2" deep, cutting through both the top and bottom fabrics. Topstitch the blanket all around, ⅛"-¼"from the edge, closing the gap. To help the two layers to stay together, sew a little cross right in the middle of the blanket. Sew back and forth a couple of times in each direction. Finishing the Edges. Topstitching is just one way you can finish the edges of your blanket. To make a fleece blanket, start by cutting a piece of fleece fabric that's the size you want your blanket to be. For a blanket that covers a twin-size bed, make your fabric 39 inches by 74 inches. Then, simply finish the edge of the fabric using a serger or by hand stitching a blanket or whip stitch.
Crochet edging is a great way to add a personal touch to a fleece blanket. There are so many options for fleece available. Here are two I have bought to edge as gifts for specific people. Both of these team prints were bought at Hancock Fabrics. I used black yarn to add trim to both.