Cute And Easy Crochet Baby Blankets

Cute And Easy Crochet Baby Blankets

Pastel colors, fantastic creatures and galore of beautiful stitches – these baby blankets are very on trend! If you are looking for inspiration for baby shower gifts, Christmas presents or else, we’ve got you covered.

Lots of projects available online are easy and often quite fast to make, and other require some patience, but feature amazing stitch combinations. Think about the theme you would like to introduce to the nursery or kids’ room, and incorporate it in your work. Modern rooms will look stunning with handmade accessories, especially if they add a little bit of cheerful energy to them. Take a look at examples below to check the current trends and search for links to free patterns under the pictures.


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Puff Stripes Baby Blanket

This amazing striped baby pink blankie by Daisy Farm Crafts is a super comfy and warm project. It’s going to be perfect as a stroller blanket, so make sure to crochet one for your kiddo or your friends baby! The finished size is 27 in x 30 in.

  • DESIGNED by Daisy Farm Crafts
  • PROJECT TYPE blanket
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL intermediate

Puff Stripes Baby Blanket

Photo is by Daisy Farm Crafts / Ravelry.com

Find original free pattern on daisyfarmcrafts.com, or read more about it on Ravelry.

Bee Granny Square Blanket

This lovely granny square blanket is a super fun and cute option for your baby on a stroller walk. It’s made with little squares that have bee design on them, how cute is that? Feel free to customize the size of this blanket and gift it to your expecting friends!

  • DESIGNED by Raffaella Tassoni
  • PROJECT TYPE blanket
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL intermediate

Bee Granny Square Blanket

Photo is by Raffaella Tassoni / Ravelry.com

Find original free pattern on raffamusadesigns.com, or read more about it on Ravelry.

Riley Baby Blanket

This adorable baby blanket is a true classic, the stripes are one in a kind! So, if you want a fun project, that will keep you baby warm and cosy, be sure to go for this one. In comes in one size, however you can easily make it bigger or smaller.

  • DESIGNED by Krista Cagle
  • PROJECT TYPE blanket
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL intermediate

Riley Baby Blanket

Photo is by Krista Cagle / Ravelry.com

Find original free pattern on easycrochet.com, or read more about it on Ravelry.

Nora Baby Blanket

This gorgeous, breathable blanket is a great accessory for fall and summer stroller walks. The sampler size (which is included in the free pattern) is approximately  16.5 x 18.5 inches, however you can purchase the paid version and get instructions for a bigger size.

  • DESIGNED by Clare M
  • PROJECT TYPE blanket
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL intermediate

Nora Baby Blanket

Photo is by Clare M / Ravelry.com

Find original free pattern on trulycrochet.com, or read more about it on Ravelry.

Grace blanket

This gorgeous grace blanket is just perfect if you need a fun project, that’s will also look beautiful. The finished size of this blankie is 90 x 90 cm, however feel free to make it bigger, if you want a light blankie to snuggle under on colder days.

  • DESIGNED by Lucia Stepankova
  • PROJECT TYPE blanket
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL intermediate

Grace blanket

Photo is by Lucia Stepankova / Ravelry.com

Find original free pattern on Ravelry.

Margot Baby Blanket

This blue baby blanket has an amazing design, that looks a little bit like space, doesn’t it? These tiny color dots make it really unique and beautiful. The finished size of this blanket is approximately 30 x 31 inches, but you can easily change the size.

  • DESIGNED by Clare M
  • PROJECT TYPE blanket
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL intermediate

Margot Baby Blanket

Photo is by Clare M / Ravelry.com

Find original free pattern on trulycrochet.com, or read more about it on Ravelry.

“The Loft” Pom Baby Blanket

This super soft and chunky baby blanket is lined with cute and playful pompons, that add a cute vibe to the project. It’s a wonderful gender neutral project, that’s gonna be a great gift for a baby shower!

  • DESIGNED by Mama in a Stitch
  • PROJECT TYPE blanket
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL intermediate

The Loft Pom Baby Blanket-kopia123

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Photo is by Mama in a Stitch / Ravelry.com

Find original free pattern on mamainastitch.com, or read more about it on Ravelry.

Ribbed Diamond Blanket

Diamond shaped blankets are so beautiful, the texture is just so eye catching and nice in touch! You will need about 3 balls of yarn to complete this project and a 5 mm hook.

  • DESIGNED by Daisy Farm Crafts
  • PROJECT TYPE blanket
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL intermediate

Ribbed Diamond Blanket-kopia1234

Photo is by Daisy Farm Crafts / Ravelry.com

Find original free pattern on daisyfarmcrafts.com, or read more about it on Ravelry.

Be My Valentine Bear Free Crochet Pattern

Teddy Bears are one of the most classic childhood toys. They are squishy, fluffy and just adorable. This blankie is gonna be a stunning gift for future parents (or your friends with kiddos). Timeless and lovely!

  • DESIGNED by passionatecraft2
  • PROJECT TYPE blanket
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL beginner

Be My Valentine Bear Free Crochet Pattern

Go to the pattern: 

Be My Valentine Bear see more here

Spiderwalk Blanket Free Crochet Pattern

This lovely blanket really does look like a spider’s net, right? Very delicate and complexed. And it is! It is also lightweight and warm at the same time, great blanket for colder evenings.

  • DESIGNED by Emma Zobel
  • PROJECT TYPE throw
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL beginner

Spiderwalk Blanket Free Crochet Pattern

Go to the pattern: 

Spiderwalk Blanket see more here

On the Bias Rectangular Afghan Free Crochet Pattern

Beautiful colors of sea really pop when the afghan is made on the bias. Their flow makes it look interesting and stylish! And you really don’t need a lot to make it look beautiful – choose the right yarn and combine classic granny with basic stitches.

  • DESIGNED by Jennifer Pionk
  • PROJECT TYPE afghan
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL beginner

On the Bias Rectangular Afghan Free Crochet Pattern

PHOTOS by Jennifer Pionk

On the Bias Rectangular Afghan

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On the Bias Square Afghan Free Crochet Pattern

Basic crochet stitches combined with granny can result in a surprisingly stunning afghan! This one features stripes of different stitches, but they are made on the bias. This simple trick makes it look fantastic!

  • DESIGNED by Jennifer Pionk
  • PROJECT TYPE afghan
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL beginner

On the Bias Square Afghan Free Crochet Pattern

PHOTOS by Jennifer Pionk

On the Bias Square Afghan

The Snuggle is Real Baby Blanket Free Crochet Pattern

The snuggle is real, but there will be no struggle! This easy blanket works up really fast and is perfect for beginners. Choose your own color story and start today!

  • DESIGNED by Kathleen Hope
  • PROJECT TYPE baby blanket
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL beginner

The Snuggle is Real Baby Blanket Free Crochet Pattern

PHOTOS by Kathleen Hope

The Snuggle is Real Baby Blanket

Hexipuff Unicorn Blanket Free Crochet Pattern

Hexagons and unicorns go so well together! Make a unique blanket for your little one, which will be cherished for years.

  • DESIGNED by Gina Rahman, this version by MermaidWiggle
  • PROJECT TYPE baby blanket
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL intermediate

Hexipuff Unicorn Blanket Free Crochet Pattern

PHOTOS by MermaidWiggle

Hexipuff Unicorn Blanket

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Bobble Lines Baby Blanket Free Crochet Pattern

Little bobbles in different colors are an easy way to add something to plain blanket. Basic stitches plus popcorn stitch equals true beauty!

  • DESIGNED by Daisy Farm Crafts
  • PROJECT TYPE baby blanket
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL upper beginner

Bobble Lines Baby Blanket Free Crochet Pattern

PHOTOS by Daisy Farm Crafts

Bobble Lines Baby Blanket

Colorful Shells Blanket Free Crochet Pattern

Shell stitch is one of my favorites, and this baby blanket proves it can be sweet and delicate. Introduce new color every time you work the shells row, and you will end up with beautiful creation.

  • DESIGNED by Premier Yarns
  • PROJECT TYPE baby blanket
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL upper beginner

Colorful Shells Blanket Free Crochet Pattern

PHOTOS by Premier Yarns

Colorful Shells Blanket

Pink Gingham Blanket Free Crochet Pattern

Gingham plaid is classic and fits in every nursery. Use pink, blue or gender-neutral colors. Don’t forget about sweet edging!

  • DESIGNED by Daisy Farm Crafts
  • PROJECT TYPE baby blanket
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL intermediate

Pink Gingham Blanket Free Crochet Pattern

PHOTOS by Daisy Farm Crafts

Pink Gingham Blanket

Lucky Dip blanket

This gorgeous puff stripes baby blanket is just a true classic. What’s more, it’s the ultimate stash – busting blanket! all you need to do is to grab all your odds and ends of yarn to create it! Blue Ammonite Designs really had an amazing idea to make it. Once you’ll memorize this pattern, it will be so easy to make!

  • DESIGNED by Blue Ammonite Designs
  • PROJECT TYPE blanket
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL intermediate

Puff Stripes Baby Blanket

Photo is by Blue Ammonite Designs / Ravelry.com

Find original free pattern on Ravelry.

Jo’s Afghan

Striped blankies are so beautiful and timeless! I mean, just take a look at this sweet blanket by Tonja Pe Benito! She did such a wonderful job with this blanket. the finished size is approximately 56 x 60 in. (142 x 152 cm). This pattern uses bulky yarn and an 8 mm hook. Take a look at the picture and see for yourself how cute it is! 

  • DESIGNED by Tonja Pe Benito
  • PROJECT TYPE blanket
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL intermediate

Puff Stripes Baby Blanket-

Photo is by Tonja Pe Benito / Ravelry.com

Find original free pattern on pinkplumeriamaui.com, or read more about it on Ravelry.

Star Stitch Baby Blanket

This lovely little baby blanket by Brianna Iaropoli is a sweet blankie, that will make a great and warm coverlet for a stroller walk. Take a look at the pictures below, you will love how chunky and bulky this blankie is. And the best part is, that you only need to use basic stitches to make it. The finished size is 22″ x 34″ or 44″ x 34″ and 44″ x 64″.

  • DESIGNED by Brianna Iaropoli
  • PROJECT TYPE blanket
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL intermediate

Star Stitch Baby Blanket

Photo is by Brianna Iaropoli / Ravelry.com

Find original free pattern on lifeandyarn.com, or read more about it on Ravelry.

Tributary Afghan

I love all the vibrant colors incorporated in this sweet baby blankie by Jess Coppom. I mean, just take a look how sunny and cheerful it looks! It would really make a really fun gift for a baby shower or a birthday. Gifts made with love are the best ones after all! The finished size is approximately 55” x 65”.

  • DESIGNED by Jess Coppom
  • THIS VERSION is by hkbuck
  • PROJECT TYPE blanket
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL intermediate

Tributary Afghan

Photo is by hkbuck / Ravelry.com

Find original free pattern on makeanddocrew.com, or read more about it on Ravelry. This particular version is on Ravelry.

Candy Stripe Baby Blanket

This sweet candy stripe blanket is such a gorgeous project for Christmas! Take a look at the pictures below, the colors and design are just incredible! This blankie is worked diagonally, flat back and forth in c2c moss stitch and in 2 different colors. The finished size is 95cm (37.5″) x 78cm (30.5″).

  • DESIGNED by Cintia Gonzalez
  • PROJECT TYPE blanket
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL intermediate

Candy Stripe Baby Blanket

Photo is by Cintia Gonzalez / Ravelry.com

Find original free pattern on mypoppet.com, or read more about it on Ravelry.

Eta Baby Blanket

This lovely Eta baby blanket combines simple stitches to create a classic and simply timeless blankie, that will be just perfect for both a little girl and a boy. It’s also a beginner friendly pattern, that’s easily adjustable. You can change the size, colors and even design to make it perfect for you.

  • DESIGNED by Nicky Jones
  • PROJECT TYPE blanket
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL intermediate

Eta Baby Blanket

Photo is by Nicky Jones / Ravelry.com

Find original free pattern on jewelsandjones.com, or read more about it on Ravelry.

Miller Afghan

This fantastic chunky afghan is a gorgeous throw, that will be perfect for a king size bed (50” x 70”). It has a farmhouse vibe to it and it’s a great project to take your mind off thing and crochet while watching TV. This blanket is going to be a fantastic wedding gift!

  • DESIGNED by Kelsey Cole
  • PROJECT TYPE blanket
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL intermediate

Miller Afghan

Photo is by Kelsey Cole / Ravelry.com

Find original free pattern on kelseyjanedesigns.com, or read more about it on Ravelry.

Diamond Stitch Blanket

This super chunky and bulky stitch blanket is made by Amanda Saladin and as you can see in the pictures below, it has really amazing texture. The diamond stitch on the other hand works wonderfully in Lion Brand Scarfie yarn, but of course feel free to use your favorite. The finished size is 36″ x 26″ (small), 36″ x 52″ (large).

  • DESIGNED by Amanda Saladin
  • PROJECT TYPE blanket
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL intermediate

Diamond Stitch Blanket

Photo is by Amanda Saladin / Ravelry.com

Find original free pattern on lovelifeyarn.com, or read more about it on Ravelry.

Lace Baby Blanket

This sweet lacy blankie in the pictures below is an absolute classic when it comes to baby blankies. It’s really relaxing to make, so it’s the perfect project for a lazy afternoon. What’s more, the repeat on this pattern is very simple, because it requires almost no stitch counting at all!

  • DESIGNED by Amanda Saladin
  • THIS VERSION is by agirlandherneedle
  • PROJECT TYPE blanket
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL intermediate

lace baby blanket

Photo is byagirlandherneedle / Instagram.com

Find original free pattern on agirlandherneedle.com, the top photo is here and the bottom photo is here.

Tammy

The Tammy blankie in the pictures below was made by Sophia Minakais and it’s the traditional granny stitch blankie, that’s worked on the diagonal. It can be made really fast and you can customize it to make it bigger or smaller. You can even get a full size bedspread! 

  • DESIGNED by Sophia Minakais
  • PROJECT TYPE blanket
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL intermediate

Tammy

Photo is by Sophia Minakais / Ravelry.com

Find original free pattern on stashley.com, or read more about it on Ravelry.

Simple Baby Blanket

This absolutely adorable baby blankie in the pictures below makes a beautiful, budget – friendly and super soft project, that will keep your baby comfy and super warm. The finished size is 39” (100 cm) x 47” (120 cm). It’s so easy to follow and uses only simple stitches, so it’s absolutely great for beginners.

  • DESIGNED by Jo Edwards
  • PROJECT TYPE blanket
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL intermediate

Simple Baby Blanket

Photo is by Jo Edwards / Ravelry.com

Find original free pattern on jototheworld.com, or read more about it on Ravelry.

Isla Blanket

Delicate, vintage looking blankies are just the timeless classic when it comes to a baby blanket. This lovely one in the pictures below was made by Holly Woodward Designs and it’s has such an amazing drape and super cute pompom edging! The finished size is 80 x 110 cm.

  • DESIGNED by Holly Woodward Designs
  • PROJECT TYPE blanket
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL intermediate

Isla Blanket

Photo is by Holly Woodward Designs / Ravelry.com

Find original free pattern on hollywoodwarddesigns.co.uk, or read more about it on Ravelry.

Longing for Snow Baby Blanket

This delicate baby blanket in the pictures below was made by Diana Krenz and as you can see, it’s the sweetest project ever! I mean, how lovely does it look? If your friends and / or family are expecting a baby, such blankie could be a wonderful, timeless gift!

  • DESIGNED by Diana Krenz
  • PROJECT TYPE blanket
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL intermediate

Longing for Snow Baby Blanket

Photo is by Diana Krenz / Ravelry.com

Find original free pattern on Ravelry.

Willow

If you’re looking for a simply classic and timeless baby blankie, we’ve got you covered! Just take a look at the pictures below, at this sweet blankie by Jan Eaton. You can make it effortlessly with leftover yarn and it will be a lovely reminder of childhood for the baby. 

  • DESIGNED by Jan Eaton
  • PROJECT TYPE blanket
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL intermediate

Willow

Photo is by mummys_crochet_boutique / instagram.com

Find original free pattern on Ravelry. the top photo is here and the bottom photo is here.

Cakes and Candles Baby Blanket

This incredible baby blankie in the pictures below is a very fun colorful and lacy project, that will make your home so much brighter and cosy! The best part is how easy and fast it works up. It has only two rows that repeat with easy ways to remember what you need to do next.

  • DESIGNED by The Secret Yarnery
  • PROJECT TYPE blanket
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL intermediate

Cakes and Candles Baby Blanket

Photo is by The Secret Yarnery / Ravelry.com

Find original free pattern on YouTube, or read more about it on Ravelry.

Chandelier Baby Blanket

If you’re in a need for a new and fun crochet blanket, definitely check out this fantastic blankie in the pictures below. The design in modern and reminds me of stained glass. It was designed by Hannah Brown-McKay with a very soft and snuggly yarn, so it’s great for keeping kiddos warm. 

  • DESIGNED by Hannah Brown-McKay
  • PROJECT TYPE blanket
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL intermediate

Chandelier Baby Blanket

Photo is by Hannah Brown-McKay / Ravelry.com

Find original free pattern on daisyfarmcrafts.com, or read more about it on Ravelry.

Easy Peasy Baby Blanket

This gorgeous baby blankie in the pictures below is absolutely breathtaking! Look at this fantastic project by See Love Share and create one for your kiddos or grandkiddos. As you can see, the colors and texture are just on point, so make sure to give this one a go!

  • DESIGNED by See Love Share
  • PROJECT TYPE blanket
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL intermediate

Easy Peasy Baby Blanket

Photo is by See Love Share / Ravelry.com

Find original free pattern on seeloveshare.it, or read more about it on Ravelry.

Crochet Catherine’s Wheel Waves Blanket

This fantastic blanket in the pictures below was made by crownpointcrochet as an inspiration of the classic Catherine’s Wheel pattern. Crownpointcrochet added extra rows of double and single crochet, which added even more texture to the whole project.

  • DESIGNED by DaisyFarmCrafts
  • THIS VERSION is by crownpointcrochet
  • PROJECT TYPE blanket
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL intermediate

Crochet Catherine's Wheel Waves Blanket 

Photo is by crownpointcrochet / Instagram.com

Find original free pattern on daisyfarmcrafts.com, the top photo is here and the bottom photo is here.

Crochet Bundle Up

Do you like simple and geometric design? If so, you have to check out this gorgeous blankie in the pictures below by daisyfarmcrafts! The colors are pretty neutral, so they will look amazing in so many interiors! This particular project is made from 100% poliester, but I really recommend using cotton or wool, to make it breathable and softer.

  • DESIGNED by daisyfarmcrafts
  • PROJECT TYPE blanket
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL intermediate

Crochet Bundle Up 

Photo is by daisyfarmcrafts / daisyfarmcrafts.com

Find original free pattern on daisyfarmcrafts.com

Elmore Blanket

This gorgeous blanket is made using tunisian crochet and it features a simple stitch body with a built in honeycomb stitch border. Tunisian crochet is a super cool blend of crochet and knitting, which results in such amazing texture! Which colors would you go for? Let me know in the comments below!

  • DESIGNED by tlyarncrafts
  • PROJECT TYPE blanket
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL intermediate

elmore blanket

Photo is by tlyarncrafts / tlyarncrafts.com

Find original free pattern on tlyarncrafts.com, the photos are here.

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