Thanks for the link! I didn't realize that it was made out of bulky yarn. BUT - big but here - do you block if you use acrylic yarn. I didn't even check if her yarn was acrylic or not. I can't use animal fibers at all. And I'm terrified of killing the yarn if I try to block acrylic. It's pretty clear that I don't know much about this stuff - sorry.
The sample is acrylic yarn. Here’s an excerpt from the blog:
With this type of acrylic yarn, one need only machine wash and dry for “blocking”.