The crochet blanket is more popular than ever. And much of this popularization is due to the Scandinavian style, which preaches, among other things, a warm, welcoming and welcoming decoration.
Here in Brazil, however, crochet blankets have always had a reserved place, whether on the bed, on the sofa or in the baby’s bag. It’s just that European influence has raised prices for this common craft.
And with that, it’s not uncommon for crochet blankets to cost an eye out there. Nowadays it is possible to see small blankets sold at prices around R$ 900.
But you, being a good Brazilian, don’t have to pay a small fortune to have a crochet blanket to keep warm on the couch. Of course not! You can make your own crochet blanket. How? In today’s post you will find out.
Types of crochet blankets
Before going step-by-step, let’s start by clarifying the different types of crochet blankets and their main uses.
crochet blanket : crochet bed blankets
A very common way to use crochet blanket is to cover the bed. You can do this in two ways: with just a strip at the foot of the bed, or by stretching the blanket all the way. At bedtime, just throw the blanket over and warm up.
For this type of use, the ideal thing is that you choose a blanket of the right size for your bed, so you need a single bed for a bed a blanket with smaller dimensions, a double bed asks for a large crochet bedspread that can cover the bed and two people.
Also check if the color of the bedspread matches your decor and the style of your room, it will make everything more beautiful.<br
crochet blanket for sofa
The crochet sofa blanket is a great hack for anyone who wants to preserve the fabric of their sofa or hide small imperfections, such as a stain or a tear.
The blanket still guarantees that extra comfort when you throw yourself on the couch to read or watch a movie. If you don’t want to leave the blanket spread out on the couch all the time, provide a basket and put the blanket there when not in use.
When choosing a blanket, consider your room’s style and color palette.
Every baby deserves a crochet blanket. They are soft, warm and beautiful. Here it is worth choosing quality wool, which is hypoallergenic and does not irritate the baby’s sensitive skin.
Another tip is to opt for neutral and light tones, giving preference to the same color palette in the bedroom.
The crochet patchwork blanket is made of small squares that are assembled one by one to form the blanket of the desired size. We can say that this is one of the most popular and well-known models in Brazil and of course your grandmother’s house should have one.
Maxi Crochet Blanket
Unlike the previous model, the Manta Maxi Crochet It is a direct influence of gringo craftsmanship in our craft. This type of blanket became popular here with the European decoration trend, mainly Scandinavian and Hygge, two styles that prioritize comfort, welcoming and well-being.