One of my recent custom orders was a request for two crochet shark blankets for some young kids who are obsessed with Sharknado. Having never made them before, I found this free Crochet Shark Sleep Sack pattern by Yarnspirations and it was the exact look my customer was going for, so I made it happen. I altered the pattern a little bit because it was sized for a teenager and I was making these for young children. One note: this was the first time I had ever used Bernat Blanket Yarn and it is fantastically soft. I just loved working with it.
You can find the yarn for the crochet shark sleep sacks here: (all affiliate links)
Bernat Blanket Big Ball Yarn (10046) Pale Grey
Bernat Blanket Yarn, 5.3 Ounce, Vintage White
Bernat Blanket Yarn, 5.3 Ounce, Cranberry, Single Ball
Here are the shark sleep sacks:
I had my three year old test it out for me, just to be sure the sizing would work well. She had fun pretending she was getting eaten by a shark, her happy face wasn’t very convincing, we need to work on her acting skills.
About a week later this customer also asked if I could make some crochet shark slippers as well for a baby. These were so fun to make! I actually bought the pattern on Etsy, just searching for crochet shark socks. The yarn I used was (affiliate links) Red Heart Super Saver Jumbo Yarn, Gray Heather and Red Heart Super Saver Economy Yarn, White
I just love when I get orders for such fun items. I sure hope they love them! Have you made anything shark related? If yes, please share in the comments!
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