Knitting for home Baby blanket crochet pattern free

Baby blanket crochet pattern free

Baby blanket crochet pattern free



FINISHED MEASUREMENTS

34 inches wide x 35 inches long

MATERIALS

• Bernat Softee Baby light (DK) weight acrylic yarn (5 oz/362 yds/140g per ball); (3):

3 balls #3002001 pink 

• Size H/8/5mm crochet hook or size needed to obtain gauge

• Tapestry needle

GAUGE

7 dc = 2 inches; 7 dc rows = 3 inches

PATTERN NOTES

Weave in loose ends as work progresses.

Chain-3 at beginning of row counts as first double crochet unless otherwise stated.

Join rounds with slip stitch as indicated unless otherwise stated.

Chain-4 at beginning of round counts as first double crochet and chain-1 unless otherwise stated.

SPECIAL STITCH

Picot: Ch 3, sl st in 3rd ch from hook.

BLANKET

Row 1: Ch 125, dc in 4th ch from hook (3 sk chs count as first dc), dc in each rem ch across, turn. (123 dc)

Row 2: Ch 3 (see Pattern Notes), dc in each dc across, turn.

Row 3: Ch 3, dc in each of next 3 dc, [ch 1, sk next dc, dc in next dc] 57 times, ch 1, sk next dc, dc in each of next 4 dc, turn.

Row 4: Ch 3, dc in each of next 3 dc, [ch 1, sk next ch, dc in each of next 37 dc or chs] 3 times, ch 1, sk next ch, dc in each of next 4 dc, turn.

Row 5: Ch 3, dc in each of next 3 dc, [ch 1, sk next ch, dc in each of next 37 dc] 3 times, ch 1, sk next ch, dc in each of next 4 dc, turn.

Row 6: Ch 3, *dc in each of next 3 dc, ch 1, sk next ch, dc in each of next 3 dc, ch 1, sk next dc, [dc in next dc, ch 1, sk next dc] 15 times, rep from * twice, dc in each of next 3 dc, ch 1, sk next ch, dc in each of next 4 dc, turn.

Row 7: Ch 3, *dc in each of next 3 dc, ch 1, sk next ch, dc in each of next 3 dc, ch 1, sk next ch, [dc in next dc, ch 1, sk next ch] 15 times, rep from * twice, dc in each of next 3 dc, ch 1, sk next ch, dc in each of next 4 dc, turn.

Row 8: Ch 3, *dc in each of next 3 dc, ch 1, sk next ch, dc in each of next 3 dc, [ch 1, sk next ch sp, dc in next dc] 8 times, dc in each of next 8 chs or dc, ch 1, sk next ch, [dc in next dc, ch 1, sk next ch] 3 times, rep from * twice, dc in each of next 3 dc, ch 1, sk next ch, dc in each of next 4 dc, turn.

Row 9: Ch 3, *dc in each of next 3 dc, ch 1, sk next ch, dc in each of next 3 dc, [ch 1, sk next ch, dc in next dc] 3 times, dc in each of next 12 chs or dc, ch 1, sk next ch, [dc in next dc, ch 1, sk next ch] 6 times, rep from * twice, dc in each of next 3 dc, ch 1, sk next ch, dc in each of next 4 dc, turn.

Row 10: Ch 3, *dc in each of next 3 dc, ch 1, sk next ch, dc in each of next 3 dc, [ch 1, sk next ch, dc in next dc] 6 times, dc in each of next 16 chs or dc, ch 1, sk next ch, dc in next dc, ch 1, sk next ch, rep from * twice, dc in each of next 3 dc, ch 1, sk next ch, dc in each of next 4 dc, turn.

Row 11: Ch 3, *dc in each of next 3 dc, ch 1, sk next ch, dc in each of next 3 dc, [ch 1, sk next ch, dc in next dc] twice, dc in each of next 18 chs or dc, ch 1, sk next ch, [dc in next dc, ch 1, sk next ch] 4 times, rep from * twice, dc in each of next 3 dc, ch 1, sk next ch, dc in each of next 4 dc, turn.

Rows 12 & 13: Ch 3, *dc in each of next 3 dc, ch 1, sk next ch, dc in each of next 3 dc, [ch 1, sk next ch or dc, dc in next dc] 4 times, dc in each of next 18 chs or dc, ch 1, sk next ch or dc, [dc in next dc, ch 1, sk next ch] twice, rep from * twice, dc in each of next 3 dc, ch 1, sk next ch, dc in each of next 4 dc, turn.

Row 14: Ch 3, *dc in each of next 3 dc, ch 1, sk next ch, dc in each of next 3 dc, [ch 1, sk next ch, dc in next dc] twice, dc in each of next 18 chs or dc, ch 1, sk next dc, [dc in next dc, ch 1, sk next ch] 4 times, rep from * twice, dc in each of next 3 dc, ch 1, sk next ch, dc in each of next 4 dc, turn.

Rows 15 & 16: Ch 3, *dc in each of next 3 dc, ch 1, sk next ch, dc in each of next 3 dc, [ch 1, sk next dc or ch, dc in next dc] 4 times, dc in each of next 18 chs or dc, ch 1, sk next dc or ch, [dc in next dc, ch 1, sk next ch] twice, rep from * twice, dc in each of next 3 dc, ch 1, sk next ch, dc in each of next 4 dc, turn.

Row 17: Ch 3, *dc in each of next 3 dc, ch 1, sk next ch, dc in each of next 3 dc, [ch 1, sk next dc or ch, dc in next dc] twice, dc in each of next 18 chs or dc, ch 1, sk next dc or ch, [dc in next dc, ch 1, sk next ch] 4 times, rep from * twice, dc in each of next 3 dc, ch 1, sk next ch, dc in each of next 4 dc, turn.

Row 18: Ch 3, *dc in each of next 3 dc, ch 1, sk next ch, dc in each of next 3 dc, [ch 1, sk next dc or ch, dc in next dc] 6 times, dc in each of next 16 dc, ch 1, sk next ch, dc in next dc, ch 1, sk next ch, rep from * twice, dc in each of next 3 dc, ch 1, sk next ch, dc in each of next 4 dc, turn.

Row 19: Ch 3, *dc in each of next 3 dc, ch 1, sk next ch, dc in each of next 3 dc, [ch 1, sk next dc or ch, dc in next dc] 3 times, dc in each of next 12 dc, ch 1, sk next dc, [dc in next dc, ch 1, sk next ch] 6 times, rep from * twice, dc in each of next 3 dc, ch 1, sk next ch, dc in each of next 4 dc, turn.

Row 20: Ch 3, *dc in each of next 3 dc, ch 1, sk next ch, dc in each of next 3 dc, [ch 1, sk next dc or ch, dc in next dc] 8 times, dc in each of next 8 dc, ch 1, sk next st, [dc in next dc, ch 1, sk next ch] 3 times, rep from * twice, dc in each of next 3 dc, ch 1, sk next ch, dc in each of next 4 dc, turn.

Rows 21 & 22: Ch 3, *dc in each of next 3 dc, ch 1, sk next ch, dc in each of next 3 dc, ch 1, sk next ch, [dc in next dc, ch 1, sk next ch or dc] 15 times, rep from * twice, dc in each of next 3 dc, ch 1, sk next ch, dc in each of next 4 dc, turn.

Rows 23 & 24: Rep rows 4 and 5.

Row 25: Ch 3, dc in each of next 3 dc, ch 1, sk next ch, [dc in next dc, ch 1, sk next ch sp or dc] 57 times, dc in each of last 4 dc, turn.

Rows 26-69: [Rep Rows 4-25 consecutively] twice.

Row 70: Ch 3, dc in each dc and each ch across, turn. (123 dcj

Row 71: Ch 3, dc in each dc across, turn, do not fasten off. 

BORDER

Rnd 1: Ch 1, 2 sc in first dc, sc in each dc across to last dc, 2 sc in last dc, 113 sc evenly sp across ends of rows, 2 sc in next ch, sc in each rem ch across to last ch, 2 sc in last ch, 113 sc evenly sp across ends of rows, join (see Pattern Notes) in beg sc. (113 sc across each short end between corner sc, 121 sc across each long edge between corner sc)

Rnd 2: Ch 4 (see Pattern Notes), dc in same sc, ch 1, [dc, ch 1] twice in next sc, *sk next sc, [dc in next sc, ch 1, sk next sc] across** to next 2 corner sts, 2 dc in each of next 2 comer sc, rep from * around, ending last rep at **, join in 3rd ch of beg ch-4.

Rnd 3: Ch 1, sc in first st, *hdc in next ch sp, dc in next st, tr in next ch sp, ch 3, tr in next st, dc in next ch sp, hdc in next st, sc in next ch sp;

A. [ch 3, sk next ch sp, sc in next st, hdc in next ch sp, dc in next st, tr in next ch sp, ch 3, tr in next st, dc in next ch sp, hdc in next st, sc in next ch sp] across to ch sp before next 2 corner sts;

B. ch 3, sk next ch sp, sc in next st, hdc in next ch sp, dc in next st, tr in next corner ch sp, ch 3, tr in next st, dc in next ch sp, hdc in next st, sc in next ch sp;

C. [ch 3, sk next ch sp, sc in next st, hdc in next ch sp, dc in next st, tr in next ch sp, ch 3, tr in next st, dc in next ch sp, hdc in next st, sc in next ch sp] across to next 2 corner sts, ch 3**, sc in next corner st, rep from *, ending last rep at **, join in beg sc. 

Rnd 4: Ch 4, dc in next corner ch sp, [ch 4, dc in same sp] 4 times, ch 4, sc in next ch-3 sp, ch 4, *dc in next ch-3 sp, [ch 4, dc in same sp] 3 times, ch 4, sc in next ch sp, ch 4, rep from * around, working [ch 4, dc in same sp] 5 times in each corner ch sp, join in first ch of beg ch-4.

Rnd 5: Ch 1, [sc, picot (see Special Stitch), sc] in each ch-4 sp around, join in beg sc. Fasten off.