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101 Adorable Crochet Blanket Patterns for Babies

Free crochet patterns for baby blankets that you can't miss

By: Michele Dobbins, Editor,
Adorable Crochet Blanket Patterns for Babies

It's time for you to work up crochet blanket patterns that are as cute as your baby. 101 Adorable Crochet Blanket Patterns for Babies has collected the best, brightest, and most adorable free crochet patterns for baby blankets that you could imagine, which is no less than your little treasure deserves. If you are searching for that holy grail of baby shower gifts or want to work something up while you're expecting, these 101 patterns will give you options galore.

Planning the nursery is one of the most exciting parts of preparing to become a new parent, but picking the colors is no piece of cake. It will set the whole tone for this big adventure, so it's important to know what's out there. Finding the perfect crochet blanket pattern will help you decide what style will work for your growing family, and that blanket can often be the unifying piece that ties everything together. This collection puts all those styles in one place for you to browse and compare, whether you decide to go for brilliant rainbow crochet patterns or softly simple pastels.

There's also everything from totally pink princess to unisex crochet patterns that would work for parents who don't want to know the gender of their little one—that won't stop you from finding the perfect neutral blanket! This collection was created with both the comfort and style of babies in mind, so grab your hooks, get excited, and start preparing for baby!

50+ Free Baby Blanket Crochet Patterns

50+ Free Baby Blanket Crochet Patterns

50+ Free Baby Blanket Crochet Patterns features a variety of different crochet stitches to keep your crochet blanket pattern feeling fresh and interesting. You can browse a selection of lace, cable, and ripple afghans, plus other exciting stitches like the crochet puff stitch.

Like the Rockabye Baby Granny Square Blanket shown here, these patterns use your favorite crochet techniques and tailor them to your little one—cute, mini versions of your own crochet afghans.

50+ Free Baby Blanket Crochet Patterns

25 Cute Baby Blanket Crochet Patterns

25 Cute Baby Blanket Crochet Patterns

This collection of free crochet patterns for baby blankets goes right for the "aww" factor. You won't be able to resist the plush, soft, oh-so-snuggly designs featured here. With a special section dedicated just for easy crochet baby blankets, it doesn't matter what level you are at: you can master these patterns.

Working this up as a parent, grandma, or friend will give this blanket a special touch, one that the receiver will continue to appreciate long after outgrowing the physical gift itself.

25 Cute Baby Blanket Crochet Patterns

7 Popular Baby Afghan Patterns from Lion Brand

7 Popular Baby Afghan Patterns from Lion Brand

When it comes to outfitting your baby, you want to make sure it's done right. That's why choosing from a selection of tried-and-true free crochet patterns can be the safest way to get the most stylish crochet blanket pattern in all the nurseries around. These blankets have stood the test of time and popularity, so you know there's an option in here for you.

The classic look of a granny square afghan is universally cute, but you can mix things up with rainbow stripes that will keep the nursery feeling bright and fresh. There are even a few bonus knit afghan patterns here as well, so this is truly a comprehensive collection of the best options yarn can give.

7 Popular Baby Afghan Patterns from Lion Brand

How to Crochet A Blanket for Babies: 6 Easy Crochet Afghan Patterns

How to Crochet A Blanket for Babies: 6 Easy Crochet Afghan Patterns

Once baby gets here, you are going to have a whole lot of fun and maybe just a little less sleep. You don't want preparing for the arrival to keep you up at night pulling out stitches and fretting over difficult designs, so that's why these stress-free, easy crochet baby blankets are the best option for you.

You can focus on picking out the best color combination and choosing between polka dots and stripes while letting these easy crochet patterns provide the perfect platform for your style decisions.

How to Crochet A Blanket for Babies: 6 Easy Crochet Afghan Patterns

7 Lovey Crochet Blanket Patterns for Baby

7 Lovey Crochet Blanket Patterns for Baby

Lovey crochet blanket patterns combine the warmth and comfort of a baby afghan with the companionship of a stuffed animal, so you can't go wrong working up one of these.

Grandmas or friends who want to set their baby shower gift apart will especially love these options because they let you make a personal decision about which character you want to use to delight your new favorite little one. Every time they snuggle up with this crochet lovey, they'll have a little piece of its special crocheter with them.

7 Lovey Crochet Blanket Patterns for Baby

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After looking thru all of these great projects, I have to say, if you can't find something you like, it's time to turn in your crochet hook. There are beginner patterns, intermediate and advanced. Something for everyone in your family. Plus it's all for free. I always find something I like here. Thank you.

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Hi merlelewis, You can find physical crochet book on Amazon, or in most bookstores. AllFreeCrochet is an online resource to share free crochet patterns online to other users - we do not sell any physical books. Thank you! Julia, editor for AllFreeCrochet

I love these crochet baby blanket patterns! The crochet lovey's are my go-to shower gifts, and anything with crochet chevrons!


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