This is the new crochet blanket I've started — bright stripes made of single crochet stitches — simple and satisfying!
"As I separated my yarn stash back in September, I was storing discarded strands in a little plastic baggie. When I looked at it afterwards, the colors reminded me of sweets at a candy shop."
New to crochet? Making your own striped blanket is super easy! Check out Crochet Guru's lessons 1-7.5 for the basics and how to change colors. Then chain on for your desired width and you're set!