Easy Knit Baby Blankets are the best projects for beginners. Simple stitches and quite small sizes also mean that you can whip them up pretty quickly. Although these baby blankets are so easy to make, experienced knitters will surely find them interesting. And that`s thanks to beautiful stripes. Use vibrant shades or go for self-striping yarn that will create soft color changes within each stripe.
In addition, choosing natural fibers will make the blankets light and breathable as well as warm and cozy. They will be an ideal accessory for a pram or cot moreover they will also add a pop of color. Whether for your own child or as a baby gift, give these blankets a try because they are totally worth it. Check out these free patterns under the links below and don’t forget to follow us on Facebook and Pinterest for more creative ideas!
Free Baby Blanket Knitting Patterns
1. Easy Diagonal Knit Baby Blanket
Multicolored yarn and a diagonal pattern? Yes, please! As you can see below, these two come hand in hand, and Gina’s blanket is proof of that. There’s no easier way to incorporate a rich palette into a project, especially because the colors are pre-planned to work together perfectly.
Level: upper beginner Author: Gina Michele
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2. Dream Sand Blanket
The softness of the white sand on the beach is a memory we often come back to. When it comes to choosing accessories for our babies, we tune back into these memories – that’s what makes our decisions emotional. Blanket design by DROPS is not only easy to make but also stunningly elegant in its simplicity, just like a day spent at the beach.
Level: beginner Author: DROPS design
photos by DROPS design / ravelry.com
3. Forest Spirit Baby Blanket
It is hard to believe that this adorable knit baby blanket uses only basic stitches, right? Of course! Colorful stripes will be perfect for any room and any occasion. Gift it to someone you love! Tatsiana Kupryianchyk’s patterns are always on point!
Level: beginner Author: Tatsiana Kupryianchyk
4. Simple Worsted Moss Stitch Baby Blanket
Moss stitch is easy to knit, so don’t hesitate to give it a try! It always creates a lovely texture. This simple blanket has only three vibrant color changes. Feel free to customize it with your own combination tho! Fairmount Fibers’ pattern will guide you.
Level: beginner Author: Fairmount Fibers
5. Ernie Blanket
Any adventurous beginners here? What a lovely coincidence! This knitting pattern by Clickety Sticks will surely be a great project for you. Take your skills to the next level and make a colorful blanket for a special little someone.
Level: upper beginner Author: Clickety Sticks
6. A Quick Stripey Baby Blanket
Quick and stripey? Yes, please! Kay Gardiner has just released a must-have basic pattern for all the fans of the beautiful art of knitting. Save it to your collection right away! Right after that, you will surely start thinking about the colors. Knit the baby blanket of your dreams!
Level: upper beginner Author: Kay Gardiner
7. Bridget Blanket
Hey beginner knitters, Bambini has the perfect project for you. This knitted blanket pattern is very easy to follow but has a twist – it’s worked diagonally. This way, the simplest stripes look interesting – it doesn’t need any more decor. It’s up to you how many colors you want the blanket to have, so consider various options.
Level: beginner Author: Bambini
photo by Bambini / ravelry.com
Find this pattern on ravelry.com.