Is 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. What’s more, you can interpret them in so many modern ways!
Whether it’s an afghan made with squares or a classic striped blankie, the colors are 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.
Free Striped Rainbow Crochet Blanket Patterns
1. A Step at a Time Baby Blanket
Level: upper beginner Author: Rebecca Sinfield
photo by Rebecca Sinfield / ravelry.com
Find this pattern on ravelry.com.
2. Retro Stripes Baby Blanket
Rainbow patterns come in all shapes and sizes but take a look at Kim’s baby blanket – it’s quite unusual! You work this blanket crochet pattern in slim back-and-forth stripes of single crochet stitches. Not only does it look cool but also creates a warm and textured accessory.
This free crochet pattern is definitely an interesting one, especially if you use self-striping yarn.
Level: upper beginner Author: Kim Guzman
photo by Kim Guzman / ravelry.com
3. Double Rainbow Afghan
Oh! This stitch is a keeper, evidently! We love all the decorative stitches of this kind, obviously, but this one truly stands out.
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
4. Lucie Blanket
Rainbow stripes will cheer you up on any day! If you want to gift someone a handmade gift, follow the instructions by awesome designer Clare M.
It would be like gifting someone pure joy and an explosion of colors!
Level: upper beginner Author: Clare M
5. Skittles Blanket
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 in your library and use it in future projects.
Level: upper beginner Author: Susan Carlson
6. Rainbow Baby Blanket
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
square rainbow blanket patterns
1. Magic Rainbow Baby Blanket
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. Try these free rainbow granny squares and look at this stunning border!
Level: upper beginner Author: Tamara Kelly
2. Bear’s Rainbow Blanket
This beginner-friendly project uses basic squares to create a lovely rainbow design. If you are familiar with chain stitches, single crochet and working in the round, this project is for you.
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?
Level: beginner Author: Purl Soho
3. Rainbow Rows
A delightful blanket by Jackie Visser’s Crochet Designs! Spring is still quite far away in many parts of the world. However, we all need a splash of color in our lives.
This rainbow wonder will give you so much extra energy day by day. Check out the designer’s Instagram for more inspiration!
Level: upper beginner Author: Jackie Visser’s Crochet Designs