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Beginner Weighted Blanket Tutorial

By: Nancy Zieman from nancyzieman.com/blog
Beginner Weighted Blanket Tutorial
Beginner Weighted Blanket Tutorial
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If you're searching for a simple quilting project for your grandchild, then you'll love this Beginner Weighted Blanket Tutorial. Designed to help children with sensory disorders, this weighted blanket tutorial shows you how to design a soft weighted blanket for just a fraction of the store price. Weighted blankets are designed to gently apply pressure to the body, and are a fantastic project for children with sensory disorders or those who suffer from anxiety or insomnia. Featuring handy velcro panels, this DIY weighted blanket is a great project for children and is a wonderful idea for a charity project.

NotesNote: To access the printable pattern, click "free instructions" on the Nancy Zieman blog post. Then, on the Project Linus page, click "Cheryl's Weighted Blankets". This will take you to the printable pattern.

Project TypeMake a Project

Quilt Size42 inches wide x 54 inches long

Time to CompleteWeekend project

Primary TechniqueQuilting


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