Little mermaid

Previous pinhead wrote: "Mermaid Tail Knitting Pattern ~ Lori Perkins - hey, anybody having a baby so i can knit them a baby mermaid tail? sigh" Which made me guffaw fairly hard.

post on how to knit a blanket. gonna try this tomorrow with my new knitting buddy! =)

This website gives dimensions for all sizes of knit blankets, and some helpful knit stitches to use that won't curl.

Mitered squares are a fun technique and make this a unique patchwork knit afghan.

Mitered Square Throw in Lion Brand Amazing and Fishermen's Wool. Good choice for a men's blanket.

Next on the to do list

Free Knitting Patterns for Baby Blankets

Free Sunny Baby Blanket Knitting Pattern - A bright yellow blanket may be just the thing that best expresses your baby's sunny disposition. Get a free textured blanket pattern at HowStuffWorks.

Ravelry: AnnabelsArmoire's Pat's rainbow blanket

AnnabelsArmoire's Pat's rainbow blanket

harriswithalex by librariankt, via Flickr

Harris Baby Blanket pattern by Katherine Vaughan