Crochet this simple striped baby blanket today with the free crochet pattern below!
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This blanket is perfect as a baby shower gift!
Make this modern crochet baby blanket today with this easy tutorial and you’ll have a gift in no time at all! It is easy to crochet and uses basic crochet stitches which means a fast project! Ready to get started now? Scroll on down to start making this easy crochet blanket today!
Big Twist Yarn is perfect for this baby blanket!
If you have been following along with me over on Instagram then you will know that I’ve been over sharing the making of this easy crochet baby blanket pattern for a couple weeks now. While out of town I stopped at a Joann Fabrics and snatched up some Big Twist yarn in a beautiful salmon color! I have been eyeing it up online for quite some time so as soon as I saw it in store I knew I needed it asap!. I also grabbed some other great colors (turquoise, snow, pigeon and navy) so it would make for a colorful baby blanket.
This Baby Blanket is made with Easy Stitches
The quick and easy crochet blanket pattern is made up entirely of single & triple crochet stitches using a size J crochet hook (click the image below to check it out!) which creates an amazing bumpy texture.
Plus, the simplicity of only using two stitches makes it a great beginner crochet blanket! So know that I told you how easy this blanket is to make you just need to read on down get started today. I hope you enjoy this blanket!
I bet you’re probably itching to get started, so read on down to start on your very own striped crochet blanket!
EVER SO STRIPED Free CROCHET BABY BLANKET PATTERN
- Big Twist Premium Yarn from Joann Fabric & Craft Store (this line was discontinued) or any worsted weight yarn
- The colors I used as shown in the pictures are.. Turquoise, Snow, Salmon, Pigeon & Navy (1 skein of each)
- Crochet Hook size J 6.00 MM
- Yarn needle
- sc = single crochet
- tr = triple crochet
- ch = chain
- st = stitch
- Written in Standard US Terms
- I suggest weaving in ends as you go to avoid a big to do at the end of your project. Click “Here” to find that technique.
- Add to Ravelry “Here”
- Gauge is approx. 5 st for every 2″
- Finished size is approx. 27″ x 25″
- To make this blanket in different sizes just use a multiple chain of 2 then add 1 to whatever length you have chosen.
THE Striped Crochet Baby Blanket PATTERN
Foundation Row: ch 59
Row 1: Starting in second ch from hook sc, sc in every ch across, turn. (58)
Row 2: Ch 1, in first st sc, tr in next st, *sc in next st, tr in next st, repeat from * across ending with 1 sc in each of the last 2 sts, turn. (58)
Row 3: Ch 1, in first st sc, sc in every st across, turn. (58)
Row 4: Repeat Row 2 (58)
Row 5: Repeat Row 3 (58)
Row 6-52: Repeat Rows 2 & 3 alternately (58)
Finishing: Fasten off and weave in loose ends throughout
- Foundation Row – Turquoise
- Row 1 & Row 2 – Turquoise
- Row 3 & Row 4 – Snow
- Row 5 & Row 6 – Salmon
- Row 7 & Row 8 – Pigeon
- Row 9 & Row 10 – Navy
- Repeat Pattern from Row 1 & 2 on until you finish with a Row 1 & 2 on Row 51 & 52.
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I hope you enjoyed this simple crochet blanket and as always thank you for stopping by!
If you’d like even more free crochet baby blanket patterns then check out my Neutral Chevron Blanket which is surprisingly simple single crochet blanket pattern! You may even enjoy a fun colorful crochet blanket like the Wonders Crochet Blanket instead!
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