These adorable crocheted baby blankets make perfect gifts for the mom-to-be. Every new baby has to have one crocheted blanket. It is a Must Have! Do It Yourself or have grandma make it for you. Easy to follow, step by step printable or downloadable instructions. Did I mention that the crochet patterns are free?!
1. The Lion Crochet Baby Blanket
This crochet blanket is super cute! Whimisical and fun. Perfect for a boy or girl! Get the free crochet pattern at www.dada4you.blogspot.com
2. Popcorn Crochet Baby Blanket
This crochet baby blanket can be an heirloom piece that is passed down from generation to generation. It has a simple yet elegant design that will withstand time. It will be just as beautiful today as it would be 100 years from now. Visit http://byhaafner.blogspot.ca for the free crochet pattern and tutorial.
3. Whoo’s My Cutie Crochet Blanket
This baby blanket is made by crocheting in the round. A unique circular blanket that features an owl on a branch. Great color combination. This blanket is also gender neutral! Get the free pattern!
4. Dreamy Lace Crochet Baby Throw
If you like the classics, you will love this one! This crochet baby throw is made of shell clusters consisting of 5 double crochets, with two double crochet stitches and a chain between each cluster. The blanket is finished with a simple border. Great project for the beginner. The free pattern can be found at www.biggalittlea.com.
5. The Rainbow Ripple Crochet Baby Blanket
If you are looking for a blanket that’s different, this is a good start. This crochet blanket uses complimentary colors to really show off it’s star burst pattern. The blanket can be made in your choice of colors making it a great blanket for boy or girl. For the free crochet pattern and tutorial, visit www.ravelry.com.
6. The Little Heart Crochet Scrapghan
What Top 10 Crochet Blanket List would this be without an afghan? Not your typical granny square afghan! Made up of colorful hearts stitched together, this afghan has a nice, clean, modern feel. Looks great as is but would like just as nice with a straight border. This pattern can be purchased but if you are able to figure out the chart, you’re good to go. Buy the pattern here.
7. Diamond Stitch Crochet Baby Blanket
I personally love the look of this crochet blanket. It has a clean pattern and the bright colored yarn really pops against the white. This would make a wonderful homecoming blanket for baby. The free crochet pattern and tutorial can be found at happyinred.blogspot.nl.
8. Polka Dots & Frills Crochet Baby Blanket
Puffy polka dots adorn this crochet blanket giving it lots of depth and character. The frilly edges make it the perfect piece for a little princess. Remove the frilly edging and replace with simple border et voila – a blanket suitable for a prince! For the free crochet pattern and tutorial, visit www.daisycottagedesigns.net.
9. Crocodile Stitch Crochet Baby Blanket
Love the texture in this luxurious crochet baby blanket! This blanket is great for those chillier nights. Due to the detail in the crocodile stitch , it does produce a heavier blanket than one made using a basic crochet stitch. For the free crochet pattern and tutorial, visit www.yarnspirations.com or click the link to go directly to the pattern.
10. Wheat Stitch Crochet Baby Blanket
Wonderful, gender neutral crochet baby blanket. This stitch mimics cables. This gorgeous heirloom piece can be worked in a wide variety of solid colors and fibers. The free crochet pattern and tutorial can be found on Ravelry.com.