Feb 13th, 2020

4 DIY Winter Blankets

With winter in full swing in Canada, now is the perfect time to get cozy and crafty at home! To help you enjoy the season to the fullest, here are some epic DIY winter blanket projects to try. They’re fun to do and will make your apartment even cozier!

No-sew fleece blanket

If you’re looking for a fun and easy DIY project that requires no special skills, give this no-sew blanket project a try. Basically you use fleece that won’t fray and cut it around the edges to make knotted ends. The end result is pretty attractive and the process couldn’t be easier. This is a great starter project for people who don’t DIY. Make it. 

Faux-fur throw

When winter is at its worst, it’s nice to have a cozy blanket to wrap around you. If you want the ultimate cozy blanket, you need to make this DIY Faux-fur Throw Blanket project. It’s really easy and the end product is plush and warm. It’s also pretty chic and will look awesome draped over your couch or bed. Make it.

Patchwork sweater blanket

If you’re a bit of a clothes hoarder, you can hold onto the clothing you love --without the guilt-- with this Patchwork Sweater Blanket project. Basically it’s a blanket compsed of old sweaters pieced together like a patchwork quilt. It’s a great way to upcycle clothing you no longer wear and divert that clothing from winding up in a landfill. Make it.

DIY Chunky knit blanket

Instead of buying an expensive chunky knit blanket, make your own for way less with little-to-no hassle! All you need is oversized yarn and your hands. Watch this easy-to-follow video to learn the process (and how to fix any mistakes). This blanket looks amazing, is warm and cozy, and would make a great handmade gift!

We hope you give one of these DIY blanket projects a try! Timbercreek hopes that these homemade blankets keep you cozy and warm.

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