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15+ Square Baby Blanket Free Crochet Patterns

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Every parent knows that baby blankets are such useful accessories. If you are expecting a little one or looking for a baby gift, please take a peek at this collection of Lovely Square Baby Blankets. The blankets look like big granny squares, which makes them so adorable and cheerful. Multicolor yarn spices up even the simplest designs. Check out these free patterns under the links below and follow us on Facebook and Pinterest for more creative ideas!

If you need more inspiration, check out our collections of Modern Granny Square Blankets and Textured Baby Blankets.

Free Square baby blanket crochet patterns

1. Mitered Butterflies Baby Blanket

A square blanket doesn’t have to be worked from the inside out, and this project is a nice example. Mitered means worked from one corner – building on two sides of the blanket only. Gootie decided to incorporate cute puff stitches that look like leaves on a stem.

Level: upper beginner Author: Gootie (Agat Rottman)

photos by Gootie (Agat Rottman) /

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2. Sweet Dreams Square Blanket

I’m so into the magic of multicolored yarn, and you should be too! Subtle color changes, gradients, and perfectly balanced colorways unfold as we work in the round. Martina’s blanket features the colors of the earth – deep greens and brown hues. Take a look at the photos to see the details of this stunning blanket.

Level: upper beginner Author: Martina Supova

photos by Martina Supova /

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3. Charlotte’s Sunshine Baby

This pattern is so impressive because of its delicacy and elegance. Versatility, too! It will surely look absolutely delightful in nurseries and master bedrooms, in neutral colors, pastels, and brights. The sky is the limit here, so get creative!

Level: upper beginner Author: Misty Babcock featuring Charlotte Square by Dedri Uys

Charlotte's Sunshine Baby Free Crochet Patterns

The original pattern and the photos are on Look at What I made. More info on Ravelry.

4. Milis Baby Blanket

So sweet! With its energizing cocktail of juicy colors and youthful spirit, this blanket is definitely worth the effort. Different stitches provide remarkable texture and pastel colors bring it to life even more. This one will take some time, but the effect will make your jaw drop!

Level: upper beginner  Author: Cathy Henry  Photo: MaileeMomma on Ravelry

Milis Baby Blanket Free Crochet Patterns

The original pattern is on Ravelry. More info about this version and the photos are on Ravelry.

5. Continuous Crochet Baby Blanket

This baby blanket looks like a giant granny square! You can guess that it is quite beginner-friendly. The colors are vibrant and really cheerful, perfect for a children’s bedroom. If you want something more minimalist, go for neutrals instead.

Level: beginner Author: Dedri Uys  Photo: uknitcorn on Ravelry

Continuous Crochet Baby Blanket Free Crochet Patterns

The original pattern is on Look at What I Made. More info about this version and the photos are on Ravelry.

6. Anna’s Tales

Are you in the mood for a new CAL? This one starts right after Christmas and is so exciting! We can’t wait, that’s for sure. K.A.M.E. Crochet always amazes us with her wonderful taste and exceptional skills. She is the real crochet queen, without a doubt!

Level: upper beginner Author: K.A.M.E. Crochet

Intricate Square

The original pattern is on K.A.M.E. Crochet. More info and the photos on Ravelry.

7. Prism Block Stitch Blanket

What a wonderful idea! This one-of-a-kind blanket pattern comes from the one and only Jess Coppom, so it is no surprise! If you’ve never tried learning a technique like this one, it is the occasion you’ve needed, evidently. Isn’t this touch of color magical?

Level: beginner  Author: Jess Coppom

Block Stitch Blanket

The original pattern and photos are on Make and Do Crew. More info on Ravelry.

8. Cressing Blanket

This blanket by Jacqui Goulbourn is spectacular! What more can we say? These pictures tell us more than a thousand words. Are you already imagining your own version of this wonder? What colors would you use? So many options here!

Level: intermediate Author: Jacqui Goulbourn

Crochet Blanket

The original pattern and photos are on Deramores. More info on Ravelry.

9. A Warm Embrace

Pippin Poppycock inspired us with this wonderful pattern so much! We are gathering new yarn already. Do you feel the same creative energy right now? Undoubtedly! Practice interesting stitches and play with colors. Spring is close, time for floral motifs, right?

Level: intermediate Author: Pippin Poppycock

Crochet throw

The original pattern and photos are on  Pippin Poppycock. More info on Ravelry.

10. Ferne Granny Square Blanket

These colors are everything! They certainly bring all the simple stitches to life. Don’t you think? We do! If you are looking for classic patterns for your collection for the little ones, you have come to the right corner of the internet today. Truly Crochet never disappoints!

Level: beginner Author: Clare M

Granny Square Blanket

The original pattern and photos are on Truly Crochet. More info on Ravelry.

11. Baby Girl Blanket Heritage

Intricate squares have been among our favorite projects forever, without a doubt! This precious design by brilliant Veronika Liachovic will be a treat for every crocheter on the hunt for a special challenge. Play with colors and learn new stitches! So fun!

Level: intermediate Author: Veronika Liachovic

Blanket Squares

The original pattern is on V Crochet Patterns. More info about this version and the photos are on Ravelry.

12. 9 Square Baby Blanket

9 absolutely wonderful squares, we must add! All crochet patterns by great artist Jeanne Steinhilber inspire us, and this one is no exception. A handmade baby blanket in beautiful colors will surely be a precious gift for expecting parents. So sweet!

Level: upper beginner Author: Jeanne Steinhilber

Crochet Square Baby Blanket

The original pattern and photos are on The Crochet Crowd. More info on Ravelry.

13. Be Mine Square Blanket

Will this lovely square blanket designed by Jeanne Steinhilber from The Crochet Crowd be yours this season? Yes! We certainly recommend you try this crochet pattern to take your skills to the next level. Make a beautiful gift or accessorize your nursery!

Level: upper beginner Author: Jeanne Steinhilber

Square Blanket

The original pattern and photos are on The Crochet Crowd. More info on Ravelry.

14. High Tide Waves

Beautiful colors and an impressive palette of textured stitches! If you are a crocheter with some experience, you are probably looking for a new challenge for summer. This crochet pattern written by BebaBlanket will surely be perfect!

Level: advanced Author: BebaBlanket

Crochet Blanket

The original pattern and photos are on Ravelry.

15. Quinn Blanket

Pretty and beginner-friendly! This is exactly how we like our crochet patterns for blankets. This one by Toni Lipsey has wonderful colors and a really nice edging. Even if you do not have experience, you will master this pattern with some patience and time.

Level: beginner Author: Toni Lipsey

Crochet Blanket

The original pattern and photos are on TL Yarn Crafts. More info on Ravelry.

16. Textured Granny Baby Blanket

Oh, we love granny squares in all shapes and sizes, that’s for sure! This is why we got so excited when we came upon this crochet pattern just released by Jeanne Steinhilber. Isn’t this blanket simply hypnotizing? And the texture must feel so nice!

Level: upper beginner Author: Jeanne Steinhilber

Textured Granny Baby Blanket

The original pattern and the photos are on The Crochet Crowd. More info on Ravelry.

17. Mandala Pretty Puffs Blanket

Tonya’s newest blanket has it all – striking color scheme, texture, and easy-to-follow instructions. To avoid weaving in ends, choose multicolored yarn, such as Lion Brand Mandala, which Tonya used in this project. This blanket is worked in the round, so you can easily adjust its size – simply go on until its dimensions satisfy you.

Level: upper beginner Author: Tonya Bush

colorful square crochet blanket worked in the round

photos by Tonya Bush /

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18. Join The Dots Blanket

Leonela used block stitch in the round and created a truly remarkable baby blanket. What’s more, you can adjust this pattern to whatever yarn and hook you want – keeping in mind that these two should match. As you can see in the photos, it looks fantastic in multicolored yarns, but I’m sure it will be great in ombre or striped versions as well.

Level: upper beginner Author: Leonela Cevallos

pastel rainbow square crochet blanket made with block stitch

photos by Leonela Cevallos /

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19. Parker Baby Blankie

Soft, squishy yarns are best for baby blankets and the author of this crochet pattern certainly knows that! Make this square-shaped crocheted blanket by Teresa Chorzepa using chunky yarn and wrap your little one in comfort and softness. The vibrant rainbow design will brighten up any nursery!

Level: upper beginner Author: Teresa Chorzepa

a baby on a square colorful crochet blanket

photo by Teresa Chorzepa /

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20. Coastal Haven Blanket

Square crochet baby blankets make such good nursery accessories. With this beautiful pattern by Tonya Bush, you can create an item in any size. Whether you need a small baby cover for the stroller or car, or a cozy swaddle blanket to wrap your little one in, take on this project. The beginner-friendly stitches are sure to make it go smoothly!

Level: upper beginner Author: Tonya Bush

a square crochet baby blanket

photo by Tonya Bush /

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