tootie wrote:Not sure now how to block the squares.....Do I try to squish them as much as possible, or just make a new template that is 10.5 inches square, and block them to that size?......any suggestions???
Blocking only makes squares straighter and/or larger. It won't shrink them.
If your squares are all the same size, your blanket will look just fine. It will just be larger than the original design. You will probably have to adjust the design for the border.