Very Simple Crochet Baby Blanket

If you’re questioning the right way to crochet a fast and straightforward child blanket this contemporary design would be the reply you had been searching for. The Riley is a ravishing crochet blanket that makes use of a random stripe sample to create a one among a sort heirloom child blanket. Carry on scrolling down to search out the straightforward crochet child blanket sample and to begin crocheting in the present day.

Riley baby blanket crochet pattern from easy crochet

Straightforward Crochet Child Blanket Sample

Use the crochet sew explanations, yarn particulars and free beginner-friendly sample to create an lovable crochet child blanket that you simply’ll like to crochet again and again.

easy crochet baby blanket pattern

Straightforward Crochet Stitches For A Child Blanket

The Riley blanket is a straightforward, free crochet child blanket sample that makes use of two fundamental crochet stitches, the half double crochet and double crochet. Should you can half double crochet and double crochet then you’ll be able to crochet this distinctive child blanket simply. The entire blanket is labored in a two row sew repeat of a row of half double crochets after which a row of double crochet clusters so that you’ll have the ability to crochet it quick. Be taught extra about every crochet sew under used within the straightforward blanket.

Half Double Crochet Sew (HDC)

Use the written tutorial under to study the HDC sew for this blanket or watch the HDC video tutorial as an alternative.

  • YO (yarn over) Insert hook from entrance to again of the designated sew, YO the hook and choose up a loop.
  • YO the hook and pull again by all three loops on the hook.

Double Crochet Sew (DC)

Use the written tutorial under to study the DC sew for this child blanket or watch the DC video tutorial as an alternative.

  • Wrap the yarn over (YO) the hook, insert the hook into the required st.
  • YO the hook once more, draw the yarn by the st so there are 3 loops on the hook
  • YO the hook once more draw it by 2 loops so there are 2 loops on the hook
  • YO the hook, draw it by the ultimate 2 loops.

striped crochet baby blanket pattern

Striped Crochet Child Blanket

To create the striped design within the Riley child blanket I used the sample stripe generator (have a look and be warned you will like it!) and made certain to set the rows to have an excellent variety of rows corresponding to 2, 4, 6, 8, and so forth. I needed even rows because the blanket sew sample is labored in a row of half double crochets and the double crochet clusters. This fashion because the rows of the blanket are even we is not going to have any coloration adjustments in the midst of a sequence.

Caron Merely Mushy Yarn proven in White, Nation Blue & Persimmon

The Yarn For this Straightforward Crochet Child Blanket

For this child blanket I used Caron Merely Mushy a 4 weight, 100% acrylic yarn from Yarnspirations that’s obtainable in a wide selection of colours corresponding to pastel, solids and variegated varieties. You’ll love how smooth this yarn is. It crochets up into a comfy blanket that’s excellent subsequent to infants delicate pores and skin.

I knew earlier than I began that I needed to create a striped blanket, so I may use the brand new stripe generator right here on the weblog. I selected three totally different yarn colours in various even row widths as proven under in Persimmon, White and Nation Blue.

You may add extra colours to your blanket and even much less if you happen to desire. A one coloration child blanket would imply fewer ends to weave which is a good possibility for these of us who dislike weaving in yarn ends on multicolored yarn blankets. However, then again a child blanket with all kinds of colours and stripes is sort of enjoyable.

This child afghan is straightforward to customise with any coloration. You may make a child boy crochet blanket or child woman crochet blanket in any coloration mixture you’ll be able to consider to make a singular child blanket.

Are you able to get began in your new favourite child blanket sample? Scroll down to search out the free beginner-friendly crochet sample, blanket materials checklist, and extra. Should you want some further assist or would like a extra visible sample yow will discover the simple crochet child blanket video after the written sample under. (COMING SOON!)

The sample under creates a child blanket that’s 30 inches by 25 inches and makes use of 550 yards of yarn.

Straightforward & Free Crochet Child Blanket Sample

Ability Stage: Straightforward


  • Caron Merely Mushy 550 yards (or any medium weight #4 yarn)
    • Persimmon – 195 yards
    • White – 195 yards
    • Nation Blue – 160 yards
  • Crochet hook measurement G – 4 mm
  • Yarn needle
  • Scissors
  • Measuring tape


  • Roughly 13 sts x 7 rows = 4″ x 4″

Completed Dimension

  • 30″ X 26″


  • Written in commonplace US phrases
  • Discover ways to change yarn colours in crochet with our easy tutorial.
  • To alter the dimensions use a a number of of three +5
  • Multiples of three: 3,6,9,12,15,18,21,24,27,30,33,36,39,42,45,48,51,54,57,60,63,
    66,69,72,75,78,81,84,87,90,93, and so forth.

Row Shade Chart

(comply with the identical chart under or create your personal with our blanket sample stripe generator)

The Sample

The variety of rows for every coloration is proven in () within the chart.

FOUNDATION ROW: Ch 86, in 2nd ch from the hook sc, sc in every st throughout. (85) work in coloration of alternative

Begin following coloration chart proven above

ROW 1: ch 3, in 1st st make a dc, *sk 2 st’s, dc 3 occasions in subsequent st, repeat from* throughout ending with 3 st’s, skip 2 and a pair of dc’s within the final st, flip.(The turning chains rely as a dc in these rows when counting sts)

ROW 2: ch 1, in first st make a hdc, hdc in every st throughout, finish with a hdc in final st, flip. (or the highest of the turning chain).

ROW 3: ch 3, in 1st make a dc, *sk 2 st’s, dc 3 occasions in subsequent st, repeat from* throughout ending with 3 st’s, skip 2 and a pair of dc within the final st, flip. (The turning chains rely as stitches in these rows when counting)

ROWS 451: rep row 2 and three as indicated within the coloration row chart above.

FINISHING: Weave in free ends all through the sample with a yarn needle.

I hope you loved this free crochet child blanket sample! Should you desire so as to add a crochet border on a child blanket try my blanket edging tutorial.

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