Crochet Rainbow Blankets with Free Patterns

Anyone in the mood for rainbow crochet blankets? In today’s post, we want to show you that the rainbow is never out of style and can be interpreted in so many modern ways! Whether it’s an afghan made with squares or a classic striped blankie, the colors can unquestionably look so cheerful and eye-catching. My recommendations for Crochet Rainbow Blankets are suitable for upper beginners. Therefore, those of you who have basic experience with crocheting and want to try something new should certainly go for it. Check out the free patterns under the links below and follow us on Facebook Fanpage and Pinterest for more creative ideas!



If you need more inspiration, check out our collections of Bubbly Pillows and One Color Crochet Blankets.

Rainbow Baby Blanket Free Crochet Pattern

We simply can’t decide what the x-factor of this spectacular design is. Is it the delightful pastel rainbow border or the squishy, chunky texture? All we know for sure is that this is the definition of the match made in crocheters’ heaven!

Level: upper beginner Author: Erica Fedor

The original pattern and the photos are on highlandhickorydesigns.com. More info on ravelry.com.

Skittles Blanket Free Crochet Pattern

This simple striped blanket looks great in the colors of the rainbow. Take a look at this interesting stitch too, it evidently makes the design stand out. You certainly should save it to your library and use it in future projects.

Level: upper beginner Author: Susan Carlson

The original pattern is on feltedbutton.com. More info on ravelry.com. Info about this version and the photos are on here.

Magic Rainbow Baby Blanket Free Crochet Pattern

The warm colors are surely blooming in this floral design, from the petals to the centers of the flowers. This is a very simple idea, you just have to plan all the color changes ahead. Look at this stunning rainbow border too! So fun!

Level: upper beginner Author: Tamara Kelly

The original pattern is on mooglyblog.com. More info on ravelry.com. Info about this version and the photos are on ravelry.com.

Bear’s Rainbow Blanket Free Crochet Pattern

This beginner-friendly project uses basic squares to create a lovely rainbow design. The addition of a white border around every square certainly makes the colors pop even more! Are you going to use warm or cool tones? Let us know!

Level: beginner Author: Purl Soho

The original pattern is on purlsoho.com. More info on ravelry.com. Info about this version and the photos are on ravelry.com.

Double Rainbow Afghan Free Crochet Pattern

Oh! This stitch is a keeper, evidently! We love all the decorative stitches of this kind, obviously, but this one truly stands out. Wouldn’t you agree? The author behind Crochet Me Lovely is a real artist. What colors will you use in your version?

Level: upper beginner Author: Crochet Me Lovely

The original pattern and the photos are on crochetml.com. More info on ravelry.com.

2 thoughts on “Crochet Rainbow Blankets with Free Patterns

  1. I am trying to get your free crochet pattern for your Rainbow sky blanket shown on Pininterest
    But having no luck. It keeps talking about cookies being on and i checked and it is not. Kind of stressful for this old lady!

    1. Please click on the link under the picture on our website to download the pattern! Let us know if this helps!

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