With the Easy Crochet collection of free crochet blankets growing I wanted to showcase a few that I thought would be perfect to make for baby blankets.
These adorable & easy to make blankets would be a great baby gift!
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See all the baby blanket favorites below! Enjoy
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Crochet Baby Blankets are The Perfect Size for Beginners
When I first learned how to crochet I always made baby blankets. They are the perfect size for beginner crocheters because of how small they are!
Smaller crochet projects like these using simple beginner stitches are a good idea when you are first learning the basics of crochet because the work up fast.
If you’re a beginner and would like to learn more you can read more about blanket sizes and different baby blanket sizes in my crochet blanket sizes post!
These Baby Blankets Use Easy Stitches
Most of the blankets I will list below use easy crochet stitches which make for a good variety of patterns to pick from. Read over my article about the 5 beginner crochet stitches that I recommend for new crocheters.
All the blanket patterns below are a mixture of simple beginner-friendly stitches which will make for a quick project.
I hope you enjoy this collection of 14+ free baby blanket patterns and happy crocheting friends!
14+ Adorable & Easy Crochet Baby Blankets
So Soft Baby Blanket
This soft and cozy Bernat blanket baby blanket is extremely easy to crochet because it uses only one stitch! The single crochet!
Two Triangle Baby Blanket
If you love unique blanket designs then this one is it! Crochet this two triangle baby blanket in a flash with this easy to make pattern using Basic Stitch yarn from Lion Brand.
Simple Stitch Baby Blanket
You are going to love this multicolored crochet baby blanket because of gorgeous the stitches work up together! Don’t miss out on this pattern that features Basic Stitch Yarn!
Stoney Pebbles Baby Blanket
The Stoney Pebbles baby blanket is a great example of a combination of simple crochet stitches used to great a beautiful texture. To get the same look as the blanket shown be sure to use Heartland Yarn from Lion Brand.
Chevron Baby Blanket
If you are a fan of ripple blankets then you are going to absolutely love this baby chevron crochet blanket! If you can single crochet you can make this pattern that features Feels Like Butta Yarn from Lion Brand.
Car Seat Baby Blanket
The car seat baby blanket is perfect to make for a little ones car rides. It is the perfect size to fit on a car seat to keep baby cozy warm in the car.
Striped Crochet Baby Blanket
This striped baby blanket is worked up in a combination of triple and single crochets! It really is that simple to work up with these two basic crochet stitches. You’re going to love it!
Ripple Crochet Baby Blanket
This yellow and creme crochet baby blanket is perfect to make as a gift for a baby shower or the new baby in your life. Make this blanket it in any color to add some variety.
Chunky Baby Blanket
You are going to love how quick this chunky baby blanket works up! If you can half double crochet you can make this simple pattern!
Blanket Stitch Baby Blanket
This classic baby blanket pattern is gorgeous made up in any color and any yarn. It uses the easy to learn blanket stitch pattern to create a gorgeous heirloom baby blanket that will be treasured for years to come.
Colorblocked Baby Blanket
This 3 color crochet baby blanket pattern is crocheted up with just one stitch! If you can single crochet you can make this easy blanket pattern!
Cozy Baby Blanket
Soft and cuddly are the perfect words to describe this baby blanket. You’ll love how quick it works up!
Colorful Baby Blanket Pattern
This is another example of the crochet blanket stitch used in a baby blanket. The color combinations are endless and even would look great crocheted up in just one solid color too!
Ombre Ripple Baby Blanket
The ombre ripple is a beautiful example of a ripple stitch! It uses 7 different shades of blue of Lion Brands Vanna’s Choice to create a gorgeous effect that would make the perfect baby blanket to make and gift!
This easy to crochet granny stitch blanket is perfect for new crocheters and can be made in any color for a baby shower gift! Get the Brava Worsted Weight yarn from Knit Picks / WeCrochet and the free pattern to make one today!
I hope you enjoyed this list of free crochet baby blanket patterns! If you make one please let me know!