I adored my crochet blankey as a bub (see below). The 70's interpretations of crochet and felting - not so much. But today I love love the textures and updated colours and patterns!
1 - love the colours and chevron from Oh Happy Day, 2 - who knew crochet could be elegant from Purl Bee,
5 - more inspiration from Oh Happy Day
Yes that's me, rather grubby photo from the mists of time. Big sister wants to know if they had the iron age yet when I was young, hmmmf!.