Fidget Blanket

Project #18972

True to its name, this charmingly cozy blanket keeps it playful with loops of colorful, textured ribbon for little fingers to stay busy. It’s a fast and fun project for all levels!

Fabric Requirements:

YardageFabricCutting Instructions
Scraps(16) Assorted colorsCut (16) 3 1/2" Squares
16Ribbons (5" long) of various widths and colors
12" x 12"Cuddle fabric


  • Finished Size: 12" x 12"
  • All seam allowances are 1/4" unless noted.

Assembling the Project:

  1. As shown in the photo, arrange the Squares four across by four down.
  2. Stitch the Squares together.
  3. Fold each piece of ribbon in half.
  4. Pin the cut edge of the ribbon (with the loop facing the center) to the edge of each Square. Baste.
  5. With right sides together, pin the pieced front to the cuddle fabric back. Stitch around the edges leaving a 6" opening.
  6. Turn right side out. Press. Stitch the opening closed, and continue stitching around the entire perimeter.

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