This blanket block has many uses such as a flag on "walk" days......a cape for people participating in the "walks". Sew or crochet 4 of these blocks together to make a beautiful blanket, afghan or throw. As I hear about more uses, I will post them here. Ribbons of many colors bring attention to charities or causes that are seeking awarness such as Yellow for the Military Troops, Orange for Leukemia, etc. etc. You can make these blocks in any color that is suitable for your particular charity or cause. Block is approximately 16" x 20" but can be made larger or smaller depending on which yarn you decide to use. GAUGE 4 single crochet = 1 inch SIZING / FINISHED MEASUREMENTS approximately 16" x 22"