Make a Falling Snowflakes Blanket

This Falling Snowflakes project, which starts with a store-bought blanket, makes a great Christmas present.

What You'll Need

Throw embellished with bright snowflakes

  • Tracing paper
  • Pencil
  • Scissors
  • Colorful wool felt
  • Needle felting tool and mat
  • Cream-color wool throw
  • Sewing needle
  • Thread
  • Crafts beads
  • Plaid wool fabric for binding


How to Make It

  1. Download the free patterns and enlarge to desired size. Trace onto tracing paper; cut out. Use the patterns to cut snowflakes from wool felt. Cut as many as desired for the throw.
  2. Using directions on the needle felting tool and mat package, felt snowflakes randomly on the throw. Use our photo as a guide.
  3. Using a needle and thread, embellish snowflakes with the crafts beads.
  4. Bind the throw edges with bias-cut plaid wool fabric in desired width.