How do you make a fleece blanket
I think you are referring to what is commonly known as polar fleece. Most fabric stores have about 1/2 their floor space dedicated to this stuff! There are a wide variety of weights and designs. I know the company who use very quality materials for there blankets. Check here: https://www.melacomfort.co.uk/blogs/the-blog/20-benefits-of-weighted-blanket-therapy
Is there any thing more comforting than snuggling up with a cozy blanket to watch television or read a book? Here is a very simple blanket to make with fleece and gain warmth beyond belief, for the blanket’s weight.Difficulty: EasyTime Required: 20 minutesHere’s How: • You will need: 1 to 1 3/4 yards of Polar fleece fabric , thread and scissors. • Trim off the salvage edge of the fabric. • Fold the fabric in half length wise and then in half of that length. • Locate the corners of the blanket. This will be the corners of the folded fabric which has no folds. • Mark a rounded edge on the corners by using a dinner plate as a template. • Trim all four corners evenly. • Fleece fabric does not fray. Serge the raw edge to help the blanket hold it’s shape and add a decorative edge such as a blanket stitch. • If you do not have a serger, use a blanket stitch
Struggling to find an inexpensive, yet thoughtful gift for the holidays? Try this easy, quick (& cheap) idea for a gift: a cozy fleece blanket Step 1 Lie first 2 yards of fleece face down on the floor or hard surface. Place second fleece fabric on top of first, facing up. Step 2 Measure two inches down on all four sides of the fabric. Lie masking tape two inches down from edges. Step 3 Every one inch, trim down to masking tape. Step 4 Starting on any side, tie matching strips from opposite sheets of fabric. Complete all four sides, and you have your completed fleece blanket. Step 5 Want to add something more? – Try embroidering the persons name onto the blanket. – Are you not good with needles, Puff Paint works for personalizing as well (however, puff paint is not intended for longevity). – For added dimension, you could cut out an object on one of the top fabrics, revealing the fleece of the other side (caution, use only with solid print fleece fabrics).
Cuddling up in a fleece blanket on a cold day is one of the best ways to spend an afternoon. If you have all the ingredients except the fleece blanket, don’t despair. You can create a fleece blanket at home in no time. Follow these instructions and you’ll be on your way to that cozy day. Material: Fleece fabric Scissors Tape measure Fabric tape Thread and sewing machine • Measure the size of blanket needed. The easiest way to make a fleece blanket is to use a bed size as a model. If you plan to cuddle up with a partner, start with the size of a full or queen bed and add one foot to each side for overlap. Then head to the fabric store to purchase the length you need. • Sew the sections together into one sheet. Create the flat surface of the blanket with a soft seam in the center. • Create the hem around each side. You don’t want to fleece fabric to snag or fray so prevent this by creating a hem. Place a strip of two-sided fabric tape along the edge, leaving one-quarter inch of fabric ex