Thinking of a nice welcome gift for your newborn niece? We got the perfect Crochet Baby Blanket Pattern for that!
Soft and dainty, this blanket is a perfect snuggle buddy for newborns.
Continue reading this article to learn how to make this crochet baby blanket pattern.
Dainty Crochet Baby Blanket Pattern
With this color palette, it’s no doubt this pattern is created by Daisyfarmcrafts. They have lots of baby blankets in different designs but with the same light colors.
This pattern produces a pretty simple blanket, but it’s dainty details make up for its simplicity! The blanket is mostly white contrasted with rows and rows of light colored bobble lines. The colors suggested by the pattern is just perfect, but you also have the liberty to choose your own color palette.
It’s the perfect handmade gift for your niece! She will surely feel the warmth of your love the moment she lays on this soft blanket.
About the Yarn
Looking for the perfect yarn for crochet baby blankets is an incredibly daunting task, but fear not! Daisyfarmcrafts recommended the perfect yarn for this pattern. The Bernat Softee Baby Yarn is a soft, premium baby yarn that is 100% acrylic.
It is guaranteed not to irritate baby’s soft and sensitive skin, a perfect choice of yarn for not only crochet baby blankets, but also for other baby items. Of course, who wants their lovely baby blanket ruined because of baby accidents, right? Well, there’s no need to worry. This yarn is safe to wash and dry in your machine!
If this yarn is not available in your area, you can always buy an alternative yarn. Just be sure it’s soft, and safe for baby’s skin.
About the Pattern
Since most of the blanket is made in Herringbone half double crochet, hence this pattern is for intermediate crocheters . To make the crochet baby blanket, you will start with rows of Herringbone half double crochet in white. After a few rows, you will change the yarn color and use the DC5TOG to create the bubble.
After repeating the same pattern, you’ll get the hang of it in no time! Weave in the ends and work on the ribbed border using front and back post double crochet in rows when you’re satisfied with the length of your blanket.
If you’re feeling overwhelmed with all the instructions, there are videos you can check better understand how to make the blanket. What’s even better is that they have separate videos for the blanket and the border!
4 skeins of Bernat Softee Baby Yarn in White
1 skein each of Bernat Softee Baby Yarn in Soft Red, Soft Peach, Aqua, and Navy
Size H Hook (5.00 mm)
35 in x 35 in
Herringbone Half Double Crochet – Learn how to make this stitch here.
Front and Back Post Double Crochet – Watch how to do this stitch here.