Choose your way to create a unique gift for a baby with our collection of crochet patterns for Delicate Baby Blankets. You will find a couple of techniques here, so you will be able to use them in your other projects as well.
Decide between soft waves, funky dots, and structural bobbles. A handmade gift like this will certainly become a sentimental piece cherished for years. Choosing the right colors can be crucial thing because the color scheme can change the overall look of the piece.
First of all, decide what kind of feeling you want to evoke. Should this blanket be modern, vintage, romantic, or bold? Also, it’s good to choose the main hue and compliment it with other colors.
lightweight baby blanket free crochet patterns
1. Color Block Baby Blanket
Blocks upon blocks in the color block – yes, that’s the blanket pattern by Kim! The classic combination of yellow and grey comes back yet again in a new form, this time as a lacy baby blanket. Filet crochet is based on creating delicate openwork patterns with basic crochet stitches. That’s why this stitch pattern is so great for beginners – you’ll easily make the best baby shower gifts, even if you’re just starting out.
Level: upper beginner Author: Kim Guzman
photos by Kim Guzman/ ravelry.com
2. Tootie Fruity Baby Stroller
Crochet blankets should be fun and colorful, and this one proves my point. The author behind Crochet ‘n’ Create specializes in handmade baby accessories, so it’s not a surprise that this blanket pattern is so stunning. This blanket will help you cover a full-size stroller or an infant car seat. If you want it to look less girly, change up the colors – darker hues will be perfect for baby boys.
Level: upper beginner Author: Crochet ‘n’ Create
photos by Crochet ‘n’ Create/ ravelry.com
3. Chevron Baby Blanket
The timeless chevron motif never fails us! It is especially useful in all kinds of patterns for blankets, bedspreads, and throws. This precious accessory for nurseries and strollers is so classic with its delightful pastel colors. Will you stick with baby blue?
Level: beginner Author: Krista Cagle
4. Country Blues Baby Blanket
This blanket is minimalist and classic, therefore it will look great in a modern nursery. It will be a treat for all the fans of Scandinavian design! This version is especially eye-catching because of the pastel colors contrasting with deep violet.
Level: beginner Author: Daisy Farm Crafts
5. Summer Waves Blanket
Soft waves will suit the tastes of parents of both boys and girls. All you need to do is choose the right color scheme for the right nursery or stroller. This pattern is absolutely timeless and so beginner-friendly.
Level: beginner Author: Shehla Ahmed
6. Bobbles and Stripes Granny Square Blanket
Crochet baby blankets with funky bobbles and playful stripes are actually much easier to make than you think! Try this pattern today to find out for yourself how quick and fun this project will be. Are you already imagining all the awesome color schemes?
Level: upper beginner Author: Maria’s Blue Crayon
7. First Born Love Blanket
Oh, so charming! This sweet filet blanket with lace triangle motifs is amazing on so many levels.
We surely can’t take our eyes off it! We like the cool shades the author behind The Crochet Fix went for. How about you?
Level: upper beginner Author: The Crochet Fix
8. Feather & Fan Blanket
Such a marvelous project by Merrian Holland! Seriously, we are so impressed!
It’s not only pretty but also super creative. Have you ever tried working with hand-dyed yarn? This may be the opportunity you needed!
Level: upper beginner Author: Merrian Holland
The original pattern is on Ravelry.
9. Sweet Sprinkles Blanket
Can we all have some sweet sprinkles, please? We are all in the mood for dessert thanks to the awesome Premier Yarns Design Team! If you are trying to come up with ideas for gifts for your BFFs, here is one you cannot go wrong with.
Level: upper beginner Author: Premier Yarns Design Team
10. Candy Stripes Baby Blanket
Total sweetness! If you are looking for gift ideas for expecting parents, this chunky baby blanket is an awesome choice. All the passionate crocheters will also appreciate the opportunity to learn a wonderful new stitch. All thanks to Leelee Knits!
Level: upper beginner Author: Leelee Knits
The original pattern and the photos are on Leelee Knits.
11. Circular Baby Blanket
A truly special baby blanket pattern by Crochet ‘n’ Create! This author is the queen of crochet projects for the little ones, without a doubt. This blanket proves it to us once again! If you are looking for something original, try it right away.
Level: intermediate Author: Crochet ‘n’ Create