REASONS AS TO WHY ONE SHOULD USE PHOTOBLANKETS.
Photo blankets helps us remember the past events and enjoy the current times. They also display to our children who we were and the journey we have taken to reach where we are. We post our photos on social media and those sites store our digital memories. Those memories are transformed into amazing art by a beautifully woven blanket.
Photo blankets can show off a group of photos just like the olden scrapbooks. Images of family weddings, anniversaries and birthdays can be woven into a photo blanket. You can hang it on a wall, or over the couch, or on a bed. A picture blanket enables you to become warm and happy.Don’t allow your photos to waste away online or shoe hoe boxes. Peruse through your photos and find the ones you don’t want to forget about and create a photo blanket.
Historically, photo blankets used to tell a story or reveal past events and were made of thick cloth which had images of people, objects and symbols. People used blankets as a method of communication through storytelling, honoring dead and it was also a form of art in the olden days. Despite the fact that modern photo blankets have changed to modern techniques, the primary meaning has not changed much. People show photos to represent memories and reveal history.
Photo blankets can also be given and received as gifts. You can also use them in homes d?cor on furniture coverings and as decorative displays of a design or photograph. You can give photo blankets to couples or individuals as wedding, birthday, Christmas, baby or anniversary gifts.
woven photo blankets, photo blankets, and dyed photo blankets are the three main types of photo blankets. Woven photo blankets are made using digital software that scans a picture, creates a pattern and then creates a woven picture blanket using various colored yarns. Woven photo blankets, has two varieties; an afghan photo blanket and a tapestry photo blanket. A tapestry photo blanket is made with a yam of two different diameters while the yam used in the weave of an afghan photo blanket is the same width in both horizontal and vertical directions.
A knitted photo blanket is made using a machine that uses the same scanning process and pattern process by knitting the yams together in a looping technique. Most photo blankets are made up of limited colors caused by the knitting process and the continuous thread forming loops in the process.
The the newest type of photo blanket is the dyed photo quilt which is made by printing dye onto fabric from a digital photo. This type provides room for unlimited colors and has the sharpest picture clarity of the three.