1. Poncho. Fold a
blanket in halt, then cut and hem a slit in the center to go over
2. Insulation. Insert
pieces of blanket inside pot holders, hot pads, and place mats.
3. Hammock. Hang an old
blanket between two backyard trees.
4. Curtain padding. Sew
a blanket between the curtain fabric and lining for
fullness and insulation.
5. Quilt. Insert batting
between two blankets and stitch together.
6. Pet stretcher. Place
an injured pet in the center of a blanket; ask someone
to lift two corners at one end
while you lift the other two.
7. Mattress pad. Cut the blanket to the desired size, then sew on a
strip of 1-inch-wide elastic across each corner to secure the pad to