Some projects…

It has been a while since I worked on some of these projects but I have completed a couple of things recently.

The first thing I completed was a baby blanket for a co-worker. I did enjoy making this but the fabric was very toxic. As soon as I finished all of the scraps went in the garbage.

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The other project I finished was a quilt that I wanted to try to make. I had no idea how this would turn out but it was fun to make. I realized I only screwed up in one place with the colors and I even lined things up pretty well for it being my first time trying to to make a quilt of this magnitude.UntitledI also made all of the letters to go with it, so we can play a gigantic game of Scrabble. Lots of fun.

Basketball Blanket {Pattern}

After learning to make the football blanket that I did for some friends of ours, I really wanted to find a pattern for a basketball blanket. I searched all over Pinterest thinking that I would be able to find a printable pattern. WRONG! I did find a pattern here but it was not a printable pattern. Luckily I had today off and  it has been a day full of crafts (of course after I worked out and did a couple of errands).

I started off by following along with the tutorial I find and before I cut everything up I scanned it in so I could share!

It was easy to do once I got through making the pattern. I am pretty sure I have friends in mind that once they decide to have kids I will be making many more of these.

You need about a yard to a yard and a half of each of the fabrics. I had a yard and I could have used a little bit more because the pattern didn’t complete fit on this fabric. I don’t care though because I think this turned out awesome!

Sew right sides together and then flip and sew up the hole.

Here are pictures of the final product!

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Enjoy the free pattern! Print all six pages and tape together.
Full Basktball Blanket Pattern