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If you are learning how to crochet you might want to practice your new skills by creating a baby blanket.
Creating a stunning crochet blanket is a great way to make something that you can give to a baby that has been made with love.
The beautiful crochet baby blankets in this post can be made in a variety of yarns and colours depending on your personal taste.
Get into the blanket making spirit with a beginner blanket pattern or something more intermediate.
All of these baby blankets are perfect for naps, travelling and just general cosiness!
The patterns are all available from various crafters and use various yarns, including Lion Brand yarns - the yarns are listed in each post.
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If you are new to crochet and want to practice there are many easy and free patterns on my website, just take a look at my crochet pattern library, with patterns for women and the home.
If you would like to learn how to crochet an octopus for a preemie, take a look at one of my most popular posts and see how you can get involved.
Here is a roundup of free crochet baby blanket patterns sourced from various craft bloggers and designers >
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1. Crochet Baby Blanket
Make this crochet blanket with a free downloadable pattern from Bernat.
Made with Bernat baby sport yarn in green, this is an easy beginner level pattern.
2. Double Crochet V-Stitch Blanket
Make a stunning striped V-stitch blanket with this free pattern designed by Tiffany from the lovely site Daisy Farm Crafts.
The blanket uses Caron yarns to make and the pattern has easy to follow instructions.
3. Heirloom Baby Blanket Pattern
Make a gorgeous heirloom baby blanket with this free pattern designed by Alnaar and available from her wonderful site - Leelee Knits.
This beautiful crochet pattern has easy to follow instructions and has been made using Cascade Cherub DK.
4. Gender Neutral Crochet Baby Blanket
Make a gender neutral baby blanket in a variety of colours with this free pattern from Make Do and Crew.
The gorgeous striped blanket was made using Lion Brand baby soft yarns.
5. Striped Crochet Baby Blanket
Make a colour block stripe baby blanket with this free pattern designed by Rebecca and available on her site Little Monkey's Crochet.
The blanket is a beginner level pattern and uses Cascade Longwood from Jimmy Beans Wool.
6. Crochet Bobble Baby Blanket Pattern
Make a bobble baby blanket with this free pattern designed by Lauren and available on her site Daisy Cottage Designs.
The pattern includes a video tutorial on how to create the bobbles as well as clear written instructions.
7. Beginner Crochet Baby Blanket
If you are a beginner crocheter and want an easy pattern to try out your new skills, this baby blanket pattern is a fantastic place to start.
The free pattern is available from Make Do and Crew with easy to follow instructions.
The blanket uses Lion Brand Yarns including Baby Soft Boucle and Mandala Baby - the blanket just looks so squishy and soft!
8. Crochet Granny Stripe Baby Blanket
Make a granny stripe baby blanket with this free pattern designed by 1 Dog Woof.
The pattern has easy to follow instructions and uses Lion Brand Vanna's Choice Yarn in Fisherman, Linen, Mustard, Taupe and Dark Grey Heather.
I hope you have enjoyed this roundup of free crochet baby blanket patterns and that it has inspired you to make something new for the season.
Let me know which one is your favourite in the comments below >
Happy making! xoxo