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A Blanket For Baby

Added May 28, 2013

by betterhandmade

Murfreesboro, Te...






One of my cousins was due with her first child in March and of course I knew had to make something for the baby boy-to-be. I had never made a baby blanket/quilt, but made up my mind I was going to make one anyway. I’m all about trying new sewing projects, no matter what the difficulty. I found this great baby blanket tutorial over at Tie It With A Bow and forged on. Surprisingly the whole process went easier than I was expecting and the blanket turned out so adorable. Head on over to my blog for all the details!

For my newest baby cousin’s blanket I used cotton for the squares from Hancock Fabrics and Joann Fabrics, a light green minky from Joann’s (?, I believe), and a package of turquoise-y blue satin blanket binding for the edges. You can also find a link for a great tutorial for binding that I used on my blog.

Material Notes

cotton, minky bubble dots, satin blanket binding, quilt batting


Garment Type

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    Jun 5, 2013, 04.17 PMby tamezdc

    Very pretty!

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    May 28, 2013, 05.15 PMby loverofdesign

    So sweet! what a great baby gift!

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      May 28, 2013, 06.12 PMby betterhandmade

      yes, and it’s so cuddly too with the minky fleece on the back.

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    May 28, 2013, 04.49 PMby Mary Athey

    its gorgeous and anyone would be thrilled to receive this x

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