Handmade Gift Idea #5: Cozy fleece blanket

By Megan Goodacre

Have you spent some time on purlbee.com, Purl Soho's blog? So inspiring, with lots of free patterns and tutorials.

Here's a great handmade gift idea from the purlbee: a fleece blanket called the Sherpa Lap Duvet. The steps are simple, and fleece is usually easily found in your local fabric store. (Purl Soho if you're lucky enough to live close!)