Love the border

Gypsy Rose blanket by Adaliza - granny squares bordered with multi-colored moss stitch & edged with scallops. A blanket just isn't finished til it has a border to pull everything together, like icing on a cake :-) with tutorial

Bright knitted blanket

granny square inspiration for a blanket in bright colors. Warm reds, orange and yellows on the inside and border with aqua for a cheerful color scheme.

found a pdf download for the mixed stripe crochet blanket...can't wait to start it

The finished pattern for the as-we-go stripey blanket, all in one post. Great tutorial by Not your average crochet. A-mazing!

Crochet Pattern: Stunning Granny Squares Blanket In Vibrant Colors

Stunning Granny Squares Blanket In Vibrant Colors

I want to make this!  Somehow it makes stodgy, old Granny squares look so great!  

Crocheted Granny Square Blanket that was part of a charity auction held by Handmade Europe. The white pops the colors. 9 small squares equal one large to make this blanket exceptional. Note how the small squares take their colors from the large.