Watch Rob Appell as he demonstrates how he made this fun mermaid tail blanket using cuddle fleece. Rob also shares some good tips for sewing with minky/cuddle fleece. This is a nice easy sewing project for a confident beginner.
If you want a free PDF sewing pattern to make a mermaid tail blanket, Made for Mermaids offers this free download and a tutorial here: http://www.madeformermaids.com/product/mermaidblanketpattern/
If you don’t use a serger, and you are sewing your mermaid tail blanket with fleece or cuddle fabric, use your walking foot if you have one! It will help feed the cuddle fabric through your sewing machine evenly. You have the option to leave the bottom of the tail open or closed.