15 Rainbow Crochet Blankets to Brighten Up Your Home Interior

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Rainbow Crochet Baby Blankets
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There are many ways to bring cheerfulness and playful energy to your home. It doesn’t have to be a minimal pastel sanctuary, but it’s good to keep the interior quiet and have fun with accessories! For example, take a look at these rainbow crochet blankets!

A rainbow motif is one of the cutest and most vibrant out there, but you have many options on how to introduce it to the room. Go for a colorful crochet blanket if you need a pop of color – classic granny stitch or simple chevron will be enough to showcase beautiful yarns. Remember that you can always use subdued colors and make your rainbow more delicate. Take a look at the examples below and search for links to free patterns under the pictures.

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1. Rainbow Baby Blanket 

This simple chevron pattern works up fast and allows you to create nice big stripes of color. Try it! It was wade by Heart Hook Home and looks absolutely adorable. The best gift idea for a baby shower! 

  • DESIGNED by: Heart Hook Home
  • PROJECT TYPE: baby blanket
  • CRAFT: crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL: beginner
Rainbow Baby Blanket Free Crochet Pattern

PHOTOS by Heart Hook Home / hearthookhome.com

Find the free original pattern on hearthookhome.com.

2. Radiant Rainbow Blanket 

Granny stitch worked from the center creates nice concentric rows of colors. Don’t forget to add fun border!

  • DESIGNED by: Jessie Rayot
  • PROJECT TYPE: baby blanket
  • CRAFT: crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL: beginner
Radiant Rainbow Blanket Free Crochet Pattern

PHOTOS by Yarnspirations / yarnspirations.com

Find the free original pattern on yarnspirations.com.

3. Brighten My Day – Rainbow Blanket

This incredible rainbow blanket is a super cute and very squishy project, that will make your baby feel safe and sound. The best part is, that it works up really fast, so you’ll be able to whip it up in a heartbeat. The best hook for this project is a 5 mm one.

  • DESIGNED by: Crochet In The Sun
  • PROJECT TYPE: baby blanket
  • CRAFT: crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL: beginner
Brighten My Day - Rainbow Blanket

PHOTOS by Crochet In The Sun / ravelry.com

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

4. Rainbow Stripe Blanket

This sweet rainbow stripe blanket was made by Pippa at TheCraftPixie and it’s absolutely adorable. You can easily adjust the size and make a stroller blankie or a full size one out of this pattern. You will find step by step instructions on how to make this throw below the pictures. 

  • DESIGNED by: Pippa at TheCraftPixie
  • PROJECT TYPE: baby blanket
  • CRAFT: crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL: beginner
Rainbow Stripe Blanket

PHOTOS by Pippa at TheCraftPixie / ravelry.com

Find original free pattern on Ravelry

5. Abacus Blanket

Speaking of stitches, have you ever tried a bullion stitch? If you haven’t, we’ve got a bit of catching up to do! Take a look at the pictures below and check out this gorgeous, colorful stitch, that is so aesthetically pleasing! It requires using only your non – hooking hand to pull each loop off your hook, so it might take a bit longer than usual, but it’s totally worth it!

  • DESIGNED by: feltedbutton
  • THIS VERSION is by made.by.rose
  • PROJECT TYPE: baby blanket
  • CRAFT: crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL: beginner
Abacus Blanket

PHOTOS by made.by.rose / Instagram.com

Find the original paid pattern on feltedbutton.com, or check out the FREE pattern here.The photos are here. Learn more about bullion stitch on Crochetpedia.

6. Baby blanket

This gorgeous blankie will surprise you with its comfiness and softness! It’s absolutely perfect for a baby nursery to keep your little one super comfy and it’s perfect to cuddle your baby! It’s made with a blend of cotton and acrylic yarn, but feel free to go for 100% wool or cotton to make it more breathable.

  • DESIGNED by: Durable Yarn
  • PROJECT TYPE: baby blanket
  • CRAFT: crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL: beginner
Baby blanket

PHOTOS by Durable Yarn / ravelry.com

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

7. Rainbow Sherbet Wave Blanket

If you like making ripple blanket or never tried to make one, you have to give it a go! It’s a beautiful project with delicate, pastel shades, that will make the perfect stroller blanket or a lapghan. You can use any color combination and yarn you want!

  • DESIGNED by: Heather Hamlin
  • PROJECT TYPE: baby blanket
  • CRAFT: crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL: beginner
Rainbow Sherbet Wave Blanket

PHOTOS by Heather Hamlin / ravelry.com

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

8. Rainbow Ridge Blanket

Rainbow baby blankets are one of my absolute favorites! Have you ever tried making one? Let me know in the comments! This amazing blankie in the pictures below was made by Nerissa Muijs using the Scheepjes Softfun minis colour pack, but feel free to create your own color palette!

  • DESIGNED by Nerissa Muijs
  • PROJECT TYPE blanket
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL intermediate
Rainbow Ridge Blanket

PHOTOS by Nerissa Muijs / ravelry.com

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

9. Tiles for Miles Baby Blanket

This amazing crochet blanket in the pictures below is full of cheerful shades of yarn. It’s designed by Yarnspirations Design Studio using colors from Caron Baby Cakes. It will provide a sweet layer of warmth and comfort while stimulating your child with tones and textures. The finished size is 35″ [89 cm].

  • DESIGNED by Yarnspirations Design Studio
  • PROJECT TYPE blanket
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL intermediate
Tiles for Miles Baby Blanket

PHOTOS by Yarnspirations Design Studio / ravelry.com

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

10. Rainbow Catherine Wheel Blanket

Take a look at this beautiful rainbow blanket in the pictures below was made by Kirsten Ballering and it’s simply stunning, don’t you think? The smooth rainbow gradient is so eye-catching and will instantly bring a smile to your face! 

  • DESIGNED by Kirsten Ballering
  • PROJECT TYPE blanket
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL intermediate
Rainbow Catherine Wheel Blanket

PHOTOS by Haak Maar Raak / ravelry.com

Find the original free pattern on haakmaarraak.nl, or read more about it on Ravelry

11. Rainbow Stripe Baby Blanket

This stunning crochet baby blanket in the pictures below was created by Red Heart Design Team and it’s such a playful and delicate project! It’s stitched using the Red Heart Super Saver O’Go yarn, that is so nice in touch! It’s absolutely perfect for new parents! 

  • DESIGNED by Red Heart Design Team
  • PROJECT TYPE blanket
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL intermediate
Rainbow Stripe Baby Blanket

PHOTOS by Red Heart Design Team / ravelry.com

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

12. Thunderbird Mandala Blanket

Whether you’re looking for a memorable gift or want to enhance your own home decorating style, this crochet project is a great place to start. The rainbow motif of this crochet throw will look great in a Western-themed room and is perfect for those looking for a colorful accent. Feel the summer vibe as you crochet the stitches and let it fill you. It’s fun to crochet with the free pattern!

  • DESIGNED by Kim Guzman
  • PROJECT TYPE blankets
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL beginner
A rainbow striped afghan draped over a wooden bench.

Photos by Kim Guzman / Ravelry.com

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

13. Rainbow Over Chama

If you want to learn to crochet in a quick and relaxing way, this colorful blanket project is for you. With the beginner-friendly crochet pattern, you’ll have everything you need to get started. The stunning rainbow design makes this piece a real eye-catcher, while the simple motif will teach you the basic crochet techniques you can use anywhere. Follow the directions and enjoy the results!

  • DESIGNED by Susan E. Kennedy
  • PROJECT TYPE blankets
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL beginner
A rainbow afghan hanging from a tree in the woods.

Photos by Susan E. Kennedy / Ravelry.com

Find the original video tutorial on YouTube, or read more about it on Ravelry.

14. The Rainbow Bobble Blanket

This rainbow crochet throw is designed to bring a splash of color into your room when it’s all white and grey outside. The special pile texture enhances the sensory experience, and the cotton backing is for when you prefer a softer touch. The project uses worsted yarn. If you would like your piece to look like the photo, please check the material recommendations.

  • DESIGNED by Brook Morse
  • PROJECT TYPE blankets
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL beginner
Crochet rainbow afghan pattern for beautiful rainbow crochet blankets.

Photos by Brook Morse / Ravelry.com

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

15. Rainbow Log Cabin Throw

The interesting combination of bright colors and almost solid black makes this crochet throw a real eye-catcher. It’s the perfect choice when you’re at a loss for ideas and want to crochet something magical. You won’t have any problems with the comprehensive instructions. The piece is based on chain and single crochet, so you can make it.

  • DESIGNED by Premier Yarns
  • PROJECT TYPE blankets
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL beginner
A rainbow crochet blanket is being made.

Photos by Premier Yarns / premieryarns.com

Find the original free pattern on premieryarns.com.

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