Draped over the back of contemporary sofas or piled high on the reading chair: here’s how to get the vintage look with crochet blankets.
This week’s How to get the Vintage Look features 8 crochet blanket styling ideas, some of which are either well-established looks in your home, while the rest we’re confident you’ll want to pilot this winter. If crochet granny squares are stacked high ready for joining in your home, let these ways with blankets be your motivation to whip stitch them together. Find our favourite crochet blanket styling ideas below, with a couple of free patterns to pin at the end. Enjoy x
Off the wall
Emma Lamb‘s new book, Crochet Home includes 20 crochet patterns. This gorgeous display of blankies is one of them. We like the way it makes even the walls look huggable.
Granny square table cloth
Neat idea from sannaochsania.blogspot.com.es! But if you’re precious about keeping your crochet blankets in mint condition, you may want to steer clear of this crochet blanket turned table cloth.
Crochet cabinet doors
Everything is tidy behind these doors. Ahem. By niebieskachata.blogspot.ie
Every vintage-lover’s home needs a designate sofa such as this, styled by meyerlavigne.dk.
Keep your prettiest crochet granny square blankets on display in a vintage suitcase. It also shows how prepared you are for last-minute winter escapes. Via @crochetgirl99.
Crochet lace curtain
Keep the cold winter air at bay with Sarah of A Beach Cottage’s simple blanket curtain.
Vintage style picnic
Feeling brave? Head out, crochet blankets tucked under each arm for a late (very late) summer picnic. Image via blomsterverkstad.blogspot.co.uk
Crochet blanket throw
Crochet throws: the good old fashioned way to get the vintage look. By According to Matt.
Free doily crochet blanket pattern
By Good Knits
Free one-stitch crochet blanket pattern
How do you get that vintage boutique feel at home? Learn how to make an ideal habitat for vintage lovers. Meet us every Thursday until 3 December as we show you how to nail the vintage look in time for Christmas.
See the full How to get the Vintage Look series