3in1 Farm Horse Baby Blanket – A Folding Baby Afghan In The Shape Of A Horse
What a great idea! A cuddly warm blanket that the baby can play with and then it folds into a decorative pillow/armchair decor in the shape of a cuddly horse.
I have decided to finish the 3in1 farm animal baby blanket collection this year and the horse seemed like the perfect one to make after the sheep version.
This blanket is perfect for a minimalist home, it’s gender-neutral and looks gorgeous when folded and rested on the armchair.
I crocheted the blanket part of the design with two strands of double knit (light worsted) yarn and it turned out warm and soft, but light in weight, perfect for babies of all sizes and ages.
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Why is it called a 3in1 Folding Horse Baby Blanket?
The 3in1 folding farm horse baby blanket acts as a blanket, a toy, and a decoration for your loved one’s room.
It is a blanket that keeps your child warm and snuggly.
Unfolded, it keeps your child warm and snuggly while he is entertained playing with the toy horse attached to the blanket.
When you don’t need the blanket anymore, fold it back and it instantly transforms into a cute animal decoration that you can rest on the armchair or the side of the cot.
The farm horse baby blanket will make a wonderful baby shower gift
Who doesn’t love horses? Especially a cute one like this baby blanket!
This adorable horse baby blanket will make a wonderful present to a farmer, a horse lover or anyone who loves animals, it will make a one of a kind baby shower gift.
It is crocheted in gender-neutral shades of brown, it’s suitable for boys and girls and will fit any nursery color scheme.
Make it your own and choose any color that suits your taste, from pinks for baby girls to blues for baby boys.
Horse Baby Blanket Pattern Info & Requirements
The sheep baby blanket crochet pattern is suitable for crocheters who are comfortable reading a crochet pattern and have attempted amigurumi before.
All special stitches are explained so you can easily follow the pattern.
There are video links to tutorials that teach you how to crochet the Paris stitch, the basics of amigurumi and the most basic stitches.
SIZE AND GAUGE
Using the hook and yarn weight recommended, will create a baby blanket size 100cm by 75cm.
The pattern is explained in such a way that you can make the blanket as big as you like.
Gauge is not very important in this pattern.
For your reference, a 10cm by 10cm area has 5 rows and 9 stitches made with the Paris stitch and 2 strands held together.
SUPPLIES YOU NEED
- Deramores Studio DK 7 x 100g balls in gingerbread (brown)
- Deramores Studio DK 1 x 100g balls in latte (beige)
- Deramores Studio DK small quantities in chocolate (dark brown)
- crochet hooks sizes 4mm and 6mm
- 10mm black doll safety eyes
- scissors, pins, sewing needle and stitch markers.
Written in US term
Most basic stitches below have a video that shows you how to crochet them. Follow the blue link next to them for each individual video.
I made a detailed photo and video tutorial on how to crochet the Paris Stitch HERE
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