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Baby, Get Your 'Ghan

By alismith |

Pull out your needles, mommy. Granny's crochet blankets are all the rage. / Image by Picnics in the Park Blog

Crochet afghans are everywhere except my grandmother’s rocking chair, these days. And nowhere are these chunky, homespun throws more welcome than in children’s spaces where they’re giving color and kitsch to modern nurseries, and making vintage-inspired rooms even sweeter than they already are.

Here are 13 charming rooms that will inspire you to pick up your needles and get your granny square on.

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Row one:

Brown afghan with polka-dot sheets

Red carriage nursery

Modern bed/butterfly mobile nursery

“Let Your Light Shine” nursery

Shades of green nursery

Pink “For Like Ever” nursery

Little, white-walled nursery

Blue polka-dot, blue car nursery

Row two:

Dutch nursery with blue crib

Nursery with white bed and ricrac curtains

Blue wallpapered nursery

Twin beds and teddy bear boys room

Blue dresser and yellow duck nursery







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Ali Smith is a blogger and writer who contributed to More of her work can be found on her personal blog, Ali Loves Curtis.

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