• DIY: Super Simple Baby Blanket

    My latest DIY post is up on Momtastic with step by step instructions on sewing a really simple baby blanket with fake mitered corners. Seriously all it takes is folding over fabric, pinning and sewing a straight line. I promise you can do it. Full instructions with photos here. I’ve used this new cheating technique on several blankets. Look how cute my niece June looks in hers.

    FYI: Here’s the fabric link

  • 17 comments

    1. Kate said… August 24, 2010 2:55 pm

      Liz, I am working on this blanket and everything was smooth sailing up until the sewing. I am re-learning my sewing skills and I can't remember how to make the foot less tense on the fabric and the fabric getting stuck because its to much fabric. Can you let me know what you did? katemorgner@gmail.com is my email

    2. m e l said… July 29, 2010 9:29 pm

      Sheesh, now you've given away how simple my baby gifts are . . . .Love the fabric!

    3. celeste said… July 29, 2010 7:45 pm

      My new babe, Augie, was the lucky recipient of that beautiful yellow blanket. Now I'll have to try my hand at the pattern.

    4. Gabrielle - Design Mom said… July 29, 2010 7:18 pm

      I get compliments on the blanket every time I use it. Thank you Auntie Liz!

    5. Heidi said… July 29, 2010 5:54 pm

      adorable! and so is that june

    6. Samantha L said… July 29, 2010 3:13 pm

      This is so great, I hope my skills will suffice

    7. Kim said… July 29, 2010 1:03 pm

      thank you so much, what a great blanket

    8. Chrissy said… July 29, 2010 11:19 am

      Ooh awesome!

    9. alli/hooray said… July 29, 2010 11:18 am

      this is fantastic. thank you for sharing!

    10. liz stanley said… July 29, 2010 10:34 am

      I just added the link to the fabric at the bottom of the post, fyi!the basket and blocks were from a vintage shop in Salt Lake. Abode I think.

    11. elsabags said… July 29, 2010 10:21 am

      super cute! i love how easy it is to make.

    12. Chaucee said… July 29, 2010 10:00 am

      So cute! Definitely trying this one for my next project.

    13. julia said… July 29, 2010 9:52 am

      and where did you find the basket?

    14. julia said… July 29, 2010 9:51 am

      link to fabric, please! super cute.

    15. karen m said… July 29, 2010 9:49 am

      awesome, can't wait to try it!

    16. Carolyne said… July 29, 2010 9:41 am

      Where did you find such adorable pennant banner fabric?That's so easy, but it looks amazing! Aren't those the best projects!?

    17. heidi adnum said… July 29, 2010 9:19 am

      Love this!

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