Knitting a baby blanket, which is usually about 2 feet by 3 feet, requires finding a type of yarn that is machine washable and avoiding yarns with fibers that shed, such as mohair, angora and alpaca. Knit a baby-friendly blanket using decorative stitches with information from an advanced knitter in this free video on knitting.
Allison Isaacs learned to knit and needlepoint at an early age. After a successful career in health care, she began indulging her love for knitting by selling her patterns and hand knits in local stores. She recently gave into fate and picked up her needles full time to ImagiKnit.