Calling it now: Super-chunky knit blankets are going to be everywhere pretty soon. You could buy one of these beautiful, extra-snug throws for your home on Etsy for hundreds of dollars — or, even better, you could make one yourself.
Here’s a great collection of blankets to knit with many suitable for beginners. A chunky blanket will make a wonderful homemade gift that will be cherished for many years. Take a look at the free knitting patterns and start something new!