However, this one shows that you can also go along a more ordered or designer route. That said, it's still a granny, and it's still retro and comfy. Indeed, it's the color choices that really make this blanket, and the accented beiges are primo.
The original pattern is available on Ravelry:
Granny Stripes Blanket
The Retro Blanket is a beautifully simple take on the basketweave stitch with a textured border to give a pop of colour. It's perfect for either boys or girls for the on trend gender-neutral look at the moment. The Retro Baby Blanket is made in soft, washable yarn and fun retro colours, and this basketweave stitch blanket is a must for any new arrival. Made from a central panel and a cute textured edging, the blanket grows in no time at all.
This blankie is a true classic - flowers, squares and stripes in one project, could you wish for anything more? It's a very delicate blankie, so it won't irritate the delicate baby skin, in conclusion, it's a must have in every parents closet!
This beautiful baby blanket is really stunning because of all these amazing, vibrant colors! This blanket will look just amazing as an addition to your nursery or just as a simple blankie for your living room / bedroom.
This gorgeous baby blankie in the pictures below was created by the super talented Heather Hamlin. It uses the box stitch, which is super intuitive and very fun to make, so let's have some fun, shall we? The finished size is approximately 30 in x 42 in, but it's very easy to resize.
PHOTOS by Heather Hamlin / Ravelry.com
These colors just speak for themselves, don't they? This gorgeous blankie will look incredible in so many design styles, no matter if your home is more vintage or modern. And above all, this sweet blankie is a perfect project for all beginners.