Looking for an adorable baby gift? A gift that is cute and practical but not too hard to make? You can always use another easy crochet baby blanket pattern. Try one of these free crochet baby blanket patterns today.
There are lots of different free crochet blanket patterns to choose from, perfect for a little boy or girl. Most you can easily scale up for a throw too.
You could make some baby blanket to donate to local charities too. Donating is a great way to enjoy your hobby and make a difference at the same time.
You can check with the charities about sizes and styles preferred.
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Free Crochet Baby Blanket Patterns
A classic white and blue color combo, made with super soft Bernat Blanket Yarn. This is a great chunky yarn baby blanket pattern.
Try this soft free crochet baby blanket pattern today. This crochet pattern has a get textured with fun bobbles.
A bulky yarn blanket using ocean. This free crochet baby blanket pattern is a combo of single and double crochet stitches in the front and back post, using a simple repeat.
This simple baby blanket is a great beginner crochet pattern.
A soft clouds pink and white chunky crochet blanket pattern. This free super chunky crochet baby blanket pattern uses a repeat of triples to make fluffy clouds.
Make a chunky striped baby blanket. This is an easy pattern using double crochet. This free blanket pattern is made with a self striping cake yarn in pretty white, gray, and blue green.
This tutorial takes you through the steps to make an easy baby blanket. This blanket is made using super bulky Bernat Blanket Yarn, which comes in lots of colors and is easily available.
This is a simple baby blanket pattern using beginner crochet stitches.
Try this herringbone crochet stitch baby blanket pattern. You can easily size the blanket up if you need something bigger.
This free crochet baby blanket pattern is made with super bulky gauge 6 Bernat Baby Blanket Yarn pattern. The chenille yarn is a cake yarn that is self striping in a pretty coral color.
This free babies crochet blanket pattern is made with the classic shell stitch using double crochet. The pattern is an easy two row repeat that goes quickly.
The super bulky yarn is a lovely coral pink ombre. It is from the Dapple Bernat Baby Blanket Yarn color line.
This yarn make a soft chenille blanket. It works up quickly with this super chunky gauge 6 yarn.
Use a simple double crochet cluster to make this cute boy baby blanket. This pattern is made using Bernat Baby Blanket self striping yarn in super bulky weight.
I love self striping or cake yarn. You get all the colors without tons of ends to weave in.
This chunky blanket is made using super bulky yarn. This free crochetpattern uses the double crochet stitch and a variation of it the crossed double crochet.
The Bernat Baby Blanket Yarn is a pretty ombre of blues. This chenille yarn is from the Dappled color line.
Make a pretty gray blue blanket with easy self striping Bernat Baby Blanket yarn pattern. It only has 2 stitches, double crochet and single crochet.
It is a great beginner baby blanket crochet pattern. This chunky free baby blanket blanket works up fast too.
This free babies crochet blanket pattern is made with the classic shell stitch using double crochet.
The chenille super bulky yarn is a lovely coral pink ombre. It is from the Dapple Bernat Blanket Yarn color line.
A make a colorful and easy baby blanket using Bernat Pop Yarn.
A pretty lightweight baby blanket in an easy self striping yarn with a delicate texture.
This would be a great modern baby girl blanket crochet pattern. It would work for a gender neutral baby nursery too.
A pretty stripe blanket with a simple box stitch repeat made with a soft yarn. This free crochet baby blanket pattern is a simple 2 row repeat.
This soft blanket is made with Lion Brand Feels Like Butter Yarn. It is made it a classic stripe pattern in gray, white, and pink. You can change it to your favorite color combination.
This soft lightweight baby blanket would be perfect for a baby boy.
Make a soft neutral baby blanket with this free crocheted baby blanket pattern. This crochet pattern uses an easy repeat.
Make a cute animal blanket with safari animal appliques. There is a monkey, tiger, elephant and zebra.
Make this classic navy and white combo of a plaid or gingham style baby blanket.
A textured rainbow baby blanket crochet pattern . The pattern uses a cake yarn.
Make this pretty purple baby blanket.
A pretty solid color baby blanket, perfect for a little boy.
A pretty textured baby blanket in a vintage style .
This blanket has a classic look with a pink and white baby blanket with a sweet ruffle.
A granny ripple blanket with a 4 row repeat. This pattern have size and color combos for everyone.
A pretty ripple crochet pattern using a cake yarn.
Try this beautiful harlequin crochet stitch to make a pretty baby blanket pattern. This would make a beautiful baby shower gift.
Try this colorful baby blanket using Red Heart soft Yarn. The free crochet pattern is an easy repeat of the teardrop stitch, which is a combination of chain, double crochet, and tripe crochet stitches.
Try this free crochet baby blanket pattern. This free printable pattern using Bernat Baby Blanket Yarn in an easy repeatable pattern.
Make this free super soft chunky crochet blanket pattern. The pattern is quick and easy to make using basic crochet stitches.
Try this classic ripple baby blanket crochet pattern. This free soft rainbow baby blanket crochet pattern use lightweight cotton yarn.
Try this pretty blue boy baby blanket crochet pattern. This pattern has textured bobble squares in stripes of two colors of blue.
This two color girl’s baby blanket has a pretty texture to it. There is a delicate border in a darker color.
This soft blanket uses Bernat Bundle Up Yarn. This yarn is a gauge 4 worsted weight yarn that is really soft and easy to work with.
Try this easy crochet baby blanket pattern. This blanket would be great for a boy or girl. The simple repeat uses basic stitches. There is a free printable PDF available
Try this easy colorful baby blanket pattern. The pattern has fun raised dots.
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American Standard Baby Blanket Sizes Crochet
- Lovey: 14 in x 14 in – great for cuddling (35.56 cm)
- Large Lovey: 20 in x 20 in – great for cuddling and covering a newborn in the car seat (50.8 cm)
- Preemie Blanket: 18 in x 18 in (45.72 cm)
- Receiving Blanket: 30 in x 30 in – a great size for a newborn (76.2 cm)
- Baby Blanket: 29 in x 35 in – a great size for a new baby with room to grow (73.66 cm x 88.9 cm)
- Swaddling Blanket: 40 in x 40 in- for wrapping a newborn up tight usually made of gauze or flannel (101.6 cm) but a lightweight yarn would work
- Crib: 45 in x 60 in (114.3 cm x 152.4 cm) – a great blanket size for growing into, toddlers, or a throw for older children
Of course, these sizes are just standard blanket sizes and you wan make them to fix your needs and size. My size choice also depends on how much yarn I have left and the repeat of the pattern.
I hope this helps you decide what size of baby blanket to crochet.
Other Free Crochet Patterns
- Ombre Textured Throw
- Velvet Throw Crochet Pattern
- Even Berry Dish Cloth
- Herringbone Dish Cloth
- Easy Bunny Amigurumi Pattern
- Blue Dreams Baby Blanket – free pattern
- Pink Dreams Baby Blanket – free pattern
- Ocean Stripe Baby Blanket – free pattern
- Granny Ripple Baby Blanket -free pattern
- Hugs and Kisses Ripple Baby Blanket – free pattern
- Harlequin Baby Blanket – free pattern
- Jungle Friend Baby Blanket– free pattern
- Navy Gingham Baby Blanket – free pattern
- Waffle Baby Blanket – free pattern
- Purple Dreams Baby Blanket – free pattern
- Blue Beautiful Baby Blanket
- Diamond Baby Blanket
- Pink Gingham Baby Blanket
- Rainbow Pillow – free pattern
- Star stitch Pouch – free pattern
- Free Unicorn Dreams Baby Blanket
- Rainbow Heart square – free pattern
- Jungle Baby Blanket
- Puppy lovey – free pattern
- Bulky Hat Patterns
- Free Dino Patterns
- Free Market Tote Bag
- Nesting Basket – Free Pattern
- Cowl – Free pattern
- Ear Warmer – Free pattern
- Christmas Tree – free pattern
- Christmas -free patterns