Very easy crochet baby blanket patterns. The directions for the “Baby Afghan” patterns are short and simple. But when made up it is sweet and cuddly for the little one that will receive this great blanket.
These crochet baby blanket patters make up into the perfect gift for the new baby or for dressing up a toddlers room.
Why not make the toddler a pretty afghan and a toy to match the colors of her/his room?
Materials: 20 oz Jamie pompadour baby yam by Lion Braced "Yarn. Company
3/8 inch ribbon by Offray:
2 yds. peach
1 ¾ yds. aqua Sewing thread and needle G hook or hook needed to obtain correct gauge
4 sts = 1"; -4 (sc, dc) rows = I".
BASIC STITCHES: Ch, sc dc
Row 1: Ch 201, sc in second ch from hook, sc in each ch across, turn (200 sc made)
Row 2: Ch 1, sc in first sc, dc in next sc, (sc in next sc, dc in next sc) across, turn
Rows 3 – 140: Ch 1, sc in first dc, dc in next sc, (sc in next dc, dc in next sc) across, turn.
Row 141: Ch 1, sc in each dc and in each sc across. Fasten off.
For each Fringe, cut three strands each 12" long. Hold all strands together; fold in half, insert hook in end of row, pull fold through row, pull ends through fold, tighten (see illustration)
Evenly space 102 Fringe on each short edge. Trim ends on Fringe
Cut ten pieces from peach ribbon and eight pieces from aqua ribbon each 7” long. Tie each ribbon piece in a bow.
Sew five peach and four aqua bows to each short edge alternating colors.