Dec 20, 2011 – After making the fleece blankets a couple weeks ago, I wanted to try the braided edge on a scarf. And it works!! It ends up being a little thick since it's double layered. That's great if you want it really warm. If you're looking for something lighter, though, you might be better off with a single layer scarf with jus… Updated Nov. 2011 – If you're looking for a way to make a braided edge for a double layer fleece blanket, check out my new tutorial here. I like this one because there are no bumpy knots, and it uses shorter fringe (only 2 inches). That way more of your blanket ends up being blanket rather than fringe.
Creating a braided edge requires 2 layers of fleece, so you will need to place 2 equally sized pieces of fleece together so that the print sides are facing each other. Then, sew a straight stitch 0.5 inches (1.3 cm) all the way around the edges of the fleece pieces and except for a 6 in (15 cm) gap through which you can invert the pieces. 
Braided fleece blanket double layer. This is a fun way to finish the edge of a simple fleece blanket that is similar to a “tie-blanket”more sophisticated look. For this project you will need: 1 1/2″ yards of a fleece material, I used lavender fleece scissors sewing machine and thread and a crochet hook To start this project trim your fleece fabric by cutting of the selvage edges to have one nice clean piece of fleece. This self binding blanket tutorial is fast and easy to make!. It’s double thickness is warm and comfortable. Use complimentary fabrics to give the blanket a nice look. You can use cuddle fabric or fleece to sew this blanket. The video tutorial makes it easy, fast and fun to make. However written instructions are included … I was able to use your instructions to make a nice fleece blanket in under an hour one evening. That included the time I took to pin the blanket. Thanks again! Reply. Jamie Sanders says. August 1 at 8:02 pm. Yay! Reply. Teresa says.. We do have some double layer fleece blankets (The kind you make by tying the edges together) They are.
All fleece blankets should be SINGLE LAYER. Double layer blankets (two separate pieces of fleece joined together) are not necessary in our warm climate. A single layer of fleece is perfect to comfort a child all year long. Fleece is soft, warm and inviting. A double-sided fleece blanket can be made for and appreciated by almost anyone, a baby, child, teen, adult or elderly person. There are so many patterns of fleece that it's not difficult to find colors and designs that match every occasion and every room. Double Layer Knotted Fringe Blankets. Cut out a 5" square from all four corners of both layers of fleece; If you don't cut out the corners before tying the fringe, the blanket will not lay flat and will curl up like a bowl or basket at the corners. Cut fringe 5" long cutting both layers at the same time so that the fringe matches up for knotting.
It's time to make fleece blankets again! We always choose a child or two from the giving tree at Firecracker's school to provide Christmas gifts for. I like to include a fleece blanket for each child among the gifts. My single layer braided fleece blanket tutorial from last year has been so popular that I thought I'd try a new variation. The. Here is what you will need to make your very own Braided Edge Fleece Blanket: 1.5-2 yards of fleece. scissors. self-healing mat. hot glue gun (or needle and thread) First thing you will need to do is square off the yardage of fleece you bought, then cut off a 4 inch square at each corner. I'm using two opposing colors of fleece and a good pair of fabric scissors. The fleece is standard. This blanket is small, with each piece approximately 3/4 of a yard. For larger blankets, simply increase the yardage. For a blanket for two I recommend 1-1/2 yards.
Tutorial: No-Sew Braided Edge Double Layer Fleece Scarf.. No sew, braided double layered fleece blanket. Very easy and looks cleaner than the traditional tie ends. No Sew Fleece Blanket Indianapolis Colts Baby Car Seats Faux Fur Nfl Football Warm Sewing Stylish. This item is unavailable. My church women’s group got together to do another service project. This one involved making fleece lap blankets for hospice patients. We had a great time making these blankets from fleece scraps before, but a lot of the women don’t know how to sew. For that reason, we decided to make no-sew fleece blankets instead. This method is for a fleece blanket from a single layer. Updated Nov. 2011 – If you're looking for a way to make a braided edge for a double layer fleece blanket , check out my new tutorial here. I like this one because there are no bumpy knots, and it uses shorter fringe (only 2 inches).
I love that the edges look fancy but are so easy that even an eight-year-old can put this blanket together, with a little scissor help from an adult. Single Layer No-Sew Fleece Blanket with Fringe Tutorial. Step 1: Start with a length of fleece fabric. Ours was a 1.5 yard length we bought at JoAnn Fabric and Crafts. Topstitch the blanket all around, ⅛"-¼"from the edge, closing the gap. To help the two layers to stay together, sew a little cross right in the middle of the blanket. Sew back and forth a couple of times in each direction. Finishing the Edges. Topstitching is just one way you can finish the edges of your blanket. Braid Edge Fleece Blanket: This easy braid edge fleece blanket is cuddly and soft without the hard knots of no sew fleece blankets. This project is ideal for beginning sewers.
Cookies & Milk Print Double Layer Fleece Blanket with Braided Edges PrimeausPurls. From shop PrimeausPurls. 5 out of 5 stars (27) 27 reviews $ 60.00 FREE shipping Favorite Add to Tea Lovers Double Layer Fleece Blanket with Braided Edges PrimeausPurls. From shop PrimeausPurls. 5 out of 5. This easy no sew braided fleece blanket is perfect for keeping little piggies warm. Supplies: 2 equal pieces of fleece scissors. Directions: Cut your pieces of fleece to the same size. Cut out a 3″x3″ square from each corner. Cut 3″ slits/tabs every inch around the blanket. Fold your tabs in half and cut a small slit in the middle. Oct 13, 2019 – Explore Melanie's board "Braided fleece blanket tutorial" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Braided fleece blanket tutorial, Braided fleece, Fleece blanket.
To make a fleece blanket, start by cutting a piece of fleece fabric that's the size you want your blanket to be. For a blanket that covers a twin-size bed, make your fabric 39 inches by 74 inches. Then, simply finish the edge of the fabric using a serger or by hand stitching a blanket or whip stitch. Braided Edge Double Layer Fleece Scarf Grey Double Layer Polar Fleece Blanket by Accessorize. Get it now or find more Throw Rugs & Blankets at Temple & Webster. 2012-10-25В В· Crochet Patterns & Projects Sewing About Me My Crochet Album 25 October 2012 No Sew, No Knot Fringe Fleece Blanket and I have a no sew fleece Helping Little Hands. The kids had received fleece blankets like this before, as gifts, and as single layer blankets. But I wanted to see if we could make a double-sided blanket, so that it would have a different pattern on each side. How FUN, right? And it would be double warm and cozy! It’s really quite easy, and well worth the effort!
One great method is to make a braided fleece blanket. Braided fleece blankets are great because they are dual-layered, and thus give you a bit of extra warmth, while having a tidy braided edge that requires no sewing. Here is a step by step guide.