One of my nieces is having a baby in October and I decided to make her a baby blanket out of Minky fabric. It is so soft and cuddly. I've used it before on a few baby blankets and have gotten really cool feedback; so here it goes again.
I bought two different blue fabrics from Fabric Depot's website. The don't exactly match, but they will be on different sides of the blanket, so it doesn't matter.
I added a few tabs for the baby to play with:
Sewed around most of the edges, leaving a spot to turn the blanket. Stitched the opening closed, and stitched around all the edges. Here's one side: