Hello there, so, you are probably reading this because you want to make a blanket all by yourself, while this is a good idea, the wrong project could leave you going in circles with no good outcome.
In this article, I have put together 25 DIY blanket ideas that you can DIY like a pro. Read this article till the end, I am sure you will find an amazing DIY Blanket idea to make for yourself or the kids.
1. DIY Giant Chunky Blanket
Certainly getting this giant chunky blanket at any store will be way expensive, the cost is high up there. But this is one of the reasons we have DIYs, to produce high quality on a low budget. All you need to get this down is five rolls of yarn and your hands of course. So let’s begin!
2. How To Hand Knit A Blanket
This video walkthrough provides an explicit step-by-step guide towards hand-knitting a blanket. Though it sounds not so great but trust me, it’s an easy peasy process. You’ll realize that your hands can do wonders and magic while working with the yarn.
3. DIY Baby Blanket
Right now I’m not talking about making blankets for yourself or just anyone but for a baby. I have a special thing for babies though. So here’s a really pretty, lovely, and cute handmade blanket you can make for a baby you love or for your baby.
4. How To Sew A Cozy Faux Fur Blanket
So here’s time to leverage your sewing skills. You can also sew a reversible faux fur blanket for use in your home or when you’re at the beach basking in the chilly breeze. It’s straightforward sewing and it’s also beginner-friendly.
5. DIY Chunky Knit Blanket
If you are ready to get a little fancier and warm without your expenses going up, learn how to knit a chunky blanket. I love the color used here, but you can use what suits you, and I love the yarn used because it’s affordable but really textural.
6. Easy DIY Knit Blanket
Would you have ever guessed that you can make these giant knitting projects even if you are not a knitter, and with no tools? You’re about to gain experience via this step-by-step tutorial towards making a chunky blanket.
7. Cozy Flannel Blanket DIY
An ordinary flannel with a nice weight is used to make this beautiful, cozy flannel blanket. You can make it any color, size, and weight that works for you. Maybe without interfacing or heavy interfacing. You can also make this using 4 yards of flannel, 2 yards of fusible interfacing, and coordinating thread.
8. DIY Faux Fur Flannel Blanket
It may interest you to know that you too can create this extra cozy faux fur and flannel blanket. To make this blanket you will need two yards of white faux fur that is 58” wide. The fur seems a little daunting to cut and sew, but there are a few tips to keep the mess to a minimum.
9. DIY Baby Blanket
This simple tutorial guide shows you how to make or rather sew a warm, cozy baby blanket using Minky and cotton fabric. You can use any fabric of your choice to have a more customized look. Ensure to get the fabric and supplies so that you can be proud of your baby shower gift.
10. How To Hand Knit A Blanket
If you’ve been wanting to know how to hand-knit a blanket, this tutorial is just here for you at the right time. I assure you you don’t need any knitting needles or any experience in knitting at all.
Just approach this with your hands and a prepared mind. Also inclusive is your yarn which you will have to purchase at your local store and with that you can make your super trendy, chunky knit blanket.
11. DIY Weighted Blanket
It’s time to enjoy the warmth of a blanket probably while having coffee and being busy with your PC. To have this feeling, you may want to get started with this tutorial using these materials; batting, fleece, scissors, plastic pellets, Sewing machine, needle, cup, and thread. At an inexpensive rate, you can have this weighty, quality blanket!
12. DIY Chunky Knit Blanket
In my opinion, I don’t think you need to be a pro to handle or start any DIY project, a willing and creative mind should do. This blanket is six feet long and four feet wide which justifies why a total of five skeins of yarn is used. So get yours too and make a comfy chunky blanket!
13. DIY Throw Blanket Tutorial
With the seasonal chill in the air, you begin to have that ‘grab the blankets and a coffee and cuddle in front of the fireplace’ kind of chill and feeling. It’s normal. After some measuring, cutting, and quick sewing you can have your DIY flannel throw blanket to fight over.
14. DIY Summer Pom Pom Throw
Who’s in for a quick throw blanket that you can toss in your bag for nights on the beach and evening gatherings with friends? Here’s an easy way to have this too. After you’ve had your materials in place, use fabric glue in adhering the pom-pom trimming to the placemats until you’re done.
15. How To Crochet A Fall Throw Blanket
If you’re experienced in crocheting, you’ll still appreciate this fall throw blanket for its simplicity and color pattern! The colors used in this blanket are neutral enough to add warmth and charm to any room year-round.
16. DIY Fleece Tie Blanket
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. Follow these directions to make a warm, no-sew tie blanket out of two pieces of fleece. You’d appreciate the lovely outcome of it.
17. How To Knit A Baby Blanket
Talking about making blankets for babies, not just any kind of material is used as babies’ skin are really sensitive and may react to some fabrics. So to avoid that you may want to try using this wool(cotton) yarn to make a really comfy blanket for your favorite baby to just muffle and cuddle with.
18. How To Sew A Minky Baby Blanket
This is just a perfect gift that should most certainly make it to the baby shower, lol. Seriously though. You can sew a cute, Minky baby blanket for that baby shower. Give it a thought and proceed to have one.
19. How To Finger Knit A Blanket
In making this finger knit blanket which measures 3′ x 4′, you’ll need five skeins of blanket yarn to get the dimension. If you need something bigger then you should consider increasing the quantity of yarn you’ll purchase.
20. How To Make A Chunky Blanket
I just love this super chunky blanket. It’s simple and easy to make. With this guide, your process is easy at least and in a matter of hours per se and you’re done with this gorgeous, creative piece of craft.
21. DIY Multiverse Blanket
While some may have heard of pin loom weaving others may not. It has its technicalities and skills too. But I give you my word that with the guidelines provided here if you follow keenly you’d be amazed at your outcome. Give it a try.
22. DIY Tetris Blanket
It’s time to get a cozy, warm blanket for the chilly days. This Tetris blanket is hand-knitted, patchwork, every color is knitted separately and combined in the end. It’s a pretty handcraft we got here.
23. DIY Babette Blanket
Anyone who sees this will adore this blanket. Particularly the colors, the varying square sizes which prevented burn-out, and it feels like heaven. It will definitely be super cozy and enjoyable.
24. DIY Baby Blanket
When it comes to stuff like this, most people begin to panic about how they can’t knit or crochet or even sew. I’m here to relieve your worries with this super interesting DIY project. All you need to begin with in this project is just yarn and your fingers. Then follow the guide and voila!
25. Hand Crochet Blanket DIY
For this project, you’ll need a supergiant yarn that needs careful unraveling so they do not tangle. You can use any color based on your preference. But with this video, you’re only a step closer to your comfy, cozy blanket.
I’m not sure you’d want to miss the warmth blanket has to offer at various points in time. These steps are well explanatory and easy to adhere to. If you’re willing then you can. So good luck with that and hope you enjoy your new comfy buddy.