Babys First Blanket Crochet Pattern

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Babys First Blanket Crochet Pattern

Designed by Glenda Winkleman

RED HEART® “Baby Clouds™”: 2 skeins each of 9311 Cloud A, 9628 Serene Green B and 9724 Pink Lemonade C

Crochet hook: L-11 (8 mm)

Yarn needle

Finished Measurements: Approx 37”/94cm square

GAUGE: 9 sts = 4”/10 cm; first 2 rounds = 4”/10 cm over pattern as established using size L-11 (8 mm) crochet hook. CHECK YOUR GAUGE. Use any size hook to obtain the specified gauge.

Babys First Blanket Crochet Pattern Afghan Instructions

With C, chain 5; join with sl st in first chain to form a ring.

Round 1: Chain 3 (counts as first double crochet here and throughout), 2 double crochet in ring, chain 2, (3 double crochet in ring, chain 2) 3 times; join with sl st in top of beginning chain-3 – 4 chain-2 corner sps. Fasten off.

Join B with sl st in beginning corner chain-2 sp of Round 1.

Round 2: Chain 1, *(sc, chain 2, sc) in same corner chain-2 sp,sc in next 3 double crochet; repeat from * around; join with sl st in beginning sc – 20 sc. Fasten off.

Join A with sl st in beginning corner chain-2 sp of Round 2.

Round 3: Chain 3, (double crochet, chain 2, 2 double crochet) in same corner chain-2 sp,(skip next sc, 2 double crochet in next sc) twice, skip next sc, *(2 double crochet, chain 2, 2 double crochet) in next corner chain-2 sp, (skip next sc, 2 double crochet in next sc) twice, skip next sc; repeat from * around; join with sl st in top of beginning chain-3 – 32 double crochet. Fasten off.

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Join C with sl st in beginning corner chain-2 sp of Round 3.

Round 4: Chain 3, (double crochet, chain 2, 2 double crochet) in same corner chain-2 sp,(skip next 2 double crochet, 2 double crochet in sp before next double crochet) 3 times, skip next 2 double crochet, *(2 double crochet, chain 2, 2 double crochet) in next corner chain-2 sp, (skip next 2 double crochet, 2 double crochet in sp before next double crochet) 3 times, skip next 2 double crochet; repeat from * around; join with sl st in top of beginning chain-3 – 40 double crochet. Fasten off.

Join B with sl st in beginning corner chain-2 sp of Round 4.

Round 5: Chain 3, (2 double crochet, chain 2, 3 double crochet) in same corner chain-2 sp,(skip next 2 double crochet, 2 double crochet in sp before next double crochet) 4 times, skip next 2 double crochet, *(3 double crochet, chain 2, 3 double crochet) in next corner chain-2 sp, (skip next 2 double crochet, 2 double crochet in sp before next double crochet) 4 times, skip next 2 double crochet; repeat from * around; join with sl st in top of beginning chain-3 – 56 double crochet. Fasten off.

Join A with sl st in beginning corner chain-2 sp of Round 5.

Round 6: Chain 3, (3 double crochet, chain 2, 4 double crochet) in same corner chain-2 sp, skip next 3 double crochet, 2 double crochet in sp before next double crochet, (skip next 2 double crochet, 2 double crochet in sp before next double crochet) 4 times, skip next 3 double crochet, *(4 double crochet, chain 2, 4 double crochet) in next corner chain-2 sp, skip next 3 double crochet, 2 double crochet in sp before next double crochet, (skip next 2 double crochet, 2 double crochet in sp before next double crochet) 4 times, skip next 3 double crochet; repeat from * around; join with sl st in top of beginning chain-3 – 72 double crochet. Fasten off.

Join C with sl st in beginning corner chain-2 sp of Round 6.

Round 7: Chain 3, (double crochet, chain 2, 2 double crochet) in same corner chain-2 sp, (skip next 2 double crochet, 2 double crochet in sp before next double crochet) 8 times, skip next 2 double crochet, *(2 double crochet, chain 2, 2 double crochet) in next corner chain-2 sp, (skip next 2 double crochet, 2 double crochet in sp before next double crochet) 8 times, skip next 2 double crochet; repeat from * around; join with sl st in top of beginning ch-3 – 80 double crochet. Fasten off.

Join B with sl st in beginning corner chain-2 sp of Round 7.

Babys First Blanket Crochet Pattern pinterest
Babys First Blanket Crochet Pattern pinterest

Round 8: Chain 3, (double crochet, chain 2, 2 double crochet) in same corner chain-2 sp,(skip next 2 double crochet, 2 double crochet in sp before next double crochet) repeat across side of afghan to 2 double crochet before corner chain-2 sp, skip next 2 double crochet, *(2 double crochet, chain 2, 2 double crochet) in next corner chain-2 sp, (skip next 2 double crochet, 2 double crochet in sp before next double crochet) repeat across side of afghan to 2 double crochet before corner chain-2 sp, skip next 2 double crochet; repeat from * around; join with sl st in top of beginning chain-3 – 88 double crochet.

Fasten off.

Join A with sl st in beginning corner chain-2 sp of Round 8.

Round 9: Chain 3, (double crochet, chain 2, 2 double crochet) in same corner chain-2 sp,(skip next 2 double crochet, 2 double crochet in sp before next double crochet) repeat across side of afghan to 2 double crochet before corner chain-2 sp, skip next 2 double crochet, *(2 double crochet, chain 2, 2 double crochet) in next corner chain-2 sp, (skip next 2 double crochet, 2 double crochet in sp before next double crochet) repeat across side of afghan to 2 double crochet before corner chain-2 sp, skip next 2 double crochet; repeat from * around; join with sl st in top of beginning chain-3 – 96 double crochet.

Fasten off.

Join C with sl st in beginning corner chain-2 sp of Round 9.

Round 10: Chain 3, (3 double crochet, chain 2, 4 double crochet) in same corner chain-2 sp,(skip next 2 double crochet, 2 double crochet in sp before next double crochet) repeat across side of afghan to 2 double crochet before corner chain-2 sp, skip next 2 double crochet, *(4 double crochet, chain 2, 4 double crochet) in next corner chain-2 sp, (skip next 2 double crochet, 2 double crochet in sp before next double crochet) repeat across side of afghan to 2 double crochet before corner chain-2 sp, skip next 2 double crochet; repeat from * around; join with sl st in top of beginning chain-3 – 120 double crochet.

Fasten off.

Join B with sl st in beginning corner chain-2 sp of Round 10.

Rounds 11–19: Repeat Rounds 8–10 three times.

Join B with sl st in beginning corner chain-2 sp of Round 19.

Round 20: Chain 3, (double crochet, chain 2, 2 double crochet) in same corner chain-2 sp,(skip next 2 double crochet, 2 double crochet in sp before next double crochet) 29 times, skip next 2 double crochet, *(2 double crochet, chain 2, 2 double crochet) in next corner ch-2 sp, (skip next 2 double crochet, 2 double crochet in sp before next double crochet) 29 times, skip next 2 double crochet; repeat from * around; join with sl st in top of beginning chain-3 – 256 double crochet. Fasten off.

Join A with sl st in beginning corner chain-2 sp of Round 20.

Round 21: Chain 3, (double crochet, chain 2, 2 double crochet) in same corner chain-2 sp, double crochet in each double crochet across to next corner chain-2 sp, *(2 double crochet, chain 2,2 double crochet) in next corner chain-2 sp, double crochet in each double crochet across to next corner chain-2 sp; repeat from * around; join with sl st in top of beginning chain-3 – 272 double crochet. Fasten off.

Note: Work Round 22 with one strand each of B and C.

Work first sc with B, next sc with C, and so on.

Join B with sl st in beginning corner chain-2 sp of Round 21.

Round 22: Chain 1, with B draw up a lp in the same chain-2 sp,yo with C and draw through both lps on hook (sc and color change completed), with C draw up another lp in the same chain-2 sp, yo with B and draw through both lps on hook, with B draw up another lp in the same chain-2 sp, yo with C and draw through both lps on hook, *with C draw up a lp in next double crochet, yo with B and draw through both lps on hook, with B draw up a lp in next double crochet, yo with C and draw through both lps on hook; repeat from * across to next chain-2 sp; continue changing color every stitch, work 3 sc in each corner chain-2 sp and 1 sc in each double crochet around; join with sl st in first sc -284

  1. Fasten off both B and C.

Join A with sl st in beginning sc of Round 22.

Round 23 (picot edging): Chain 1, sc in same sc, (sc, chain 3, sl st) in next sc, *sc in next sc, (sc, chain 3, sl st) in next sc; repeat from * around to last sc, sc in last sc; join with sl st in beginning sc. Fasten off.

FINISHING

Weave in all ends.

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