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19 FREE Knitted Baby Blankets That Will Be Treasured Forever

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Let’s Knit
5 Mar 2018
19 FREE Knitted Baby Blankets That Will Be Treasured Forever

Brilliant patterns for all knitters!

Whether you’re a new knitter or practised crafter, these fabulous free patterns are perfect for welcoming in a new arrival. There are gorgeous chunky blankets, easy stripes and brilliant textures and your project will be loved for many years to come!

1. Pastel Rainbow

1. Pastel Rainbow
Stitchylinda Designs 2016

Pick pastels for a modern take on the rainbow. The fan and feather design is a true classic! It's a free Ravelry download, click here to knit your own baby blanket!

2.Toy Soldier

2.Toy Soldier
Let's Knit

This gorgeous design by Julie Ferguson is perfect for that timeless style favoured by Kate and Wills. It's free to download. Knit this blanket for your little soldier.

3. Pom-pom Baby

3. Pom-pom Baby
Red Heart

Choose texture with this super cosy make! It's made in Red Heart Pomp-a-doodle and is perfect for pom-pom lovers!

4. Diddy Dalek

4. Diddy Dalek
Elizabeth Seidle

Extermi-knit! We love this brilliantly textured pattern. It's the ideal baby blanket for Dr Who fans!

5. Cables & Cuddles

5. Cables & Cuddles
Drops

You can't beat a pretty cream knit with twists and cables. Download this classic baby blanket patternhere.

6. In the Hood

6. In the Hood
Red Heart

Little ones love to snuggle and this hooded knitted baby blanket pattern from Red Heart is just the thing!

7. Blue Butterfly

7. Blue Butterfly
Nancy Lekx

Use slip stitch colourwork to make this gorgeous mosaic knit baby blanket, designed by Nancy Lekx. It's free to download on Ravelry.com

8. Garter Stitch Love

8. Garter Stitch Love
Purl Soho

Add even more texture to a chevron pattern with this garter stitch baby blanket. Use shades that fit your nursery colour scheme!

9. Puppy Snuggle

9. Puppy Snuggle
Amanda Berry

This is definitely puppy love! Wrap your little one up in a knitted hug. Download this easy puppy blanket for free!

10. Stunning Squares

10. Stunning Squares
Yarn Plaza

This is patchwork with a twist! We love the bold jewel colours in this lace squares baby blanket pattern.

11. Super Zig-zags

11. Super Zig-zags
Espace Tricot

Clean lines and bold colours make this a striking make for any on-trend tot. Download this modern baby blanket from Ravelry.

12. Candy Cables

12. Candy Cables
Let's Knit

Vertical stripes combine with cables in this eye-catching design from Helen Ardley. Find the free knitting pattern here.

13. Sunny Blanket

13. Sunny Blanket
Lucie Sinkler

A bright shade and simple textured stitch makes Lucie Sinkler's baby blanket a good beginner's knitting pattern. Find out more on Ravelry.com

14. Total Textures

14. Total Textures
Red Heart

Joyce Nordstrom's pattern is sure to become an heirloom. It features both lace and cable panels and is free to download!

15. Chunky Quick Knit

15. Chunky Quick Knit
The Merrythought

Big is beautiful with this super easy chunky baby blanket. It's knitted on 20mm needles so can be made in a weekend!

16. Corner To Corner

16. Corner To Corner
Red Heart

Knit this simple yet cosy baby blanket for your little bundle of joy! It's worked from corner to corner with basic shaping.

17. Easy Stripes

17. Easy Stripes
Caron

The basic knit stitch is all you need to make this stripy baby blanket from Caron. Which shades will you choose?

18. Magic Mosaics

18. Magic Mosaics
Purl Soho

Make a statement with Purl Soho's geometric mosaic blanket for babies. We love this modern grey colourway!

19. Sweet Chevron

19. Sweet Chevron
Sixth & Spring

Theresa Schabe has chosen gorgeous sunset shades in her diagonal chevron baby blanket design.

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5 Mar 2018

19 FREE Knitted Baby Blankets That Will Be Treasured Forever

19 FREE Knitted Baby Blankets That Will Be Treasured Forever

Brilliant patterns for all knitters!

Whether you’re a new knitter or practised crafter, these fabulous free patterns are perfect for welcoming in a new arrival. There are gorgeous chunky blankets, easy stripes and brilliant textures and your project will be loved for many years to come!

1. Pastel Rainbow

1. Pastel Rainbow

Pick pastels for a modern take on the rainbow. The fan and feather design is a true classic! It's a free Ravelry download, click here to knit your own baby blanket!

2.Toy Soldier

2.Toy Soldier

This gorgeous design by Julie Ferguson is perfect for that timeless style favoured by Kate and Wills. It's free to download. Knit this blanket for your little soldier.

3. Pom-pom Baby

3. Pom-pom Baby

Choose texture with this super cosy make! It's made in Red Heart Pomp-a-doodle and is perfect for pom-pom lovers!

4. Diddy Dalek

4. Diddy Dalek

Extermi-knit! We love this brilliantly textured pattern. It's the ideal baby blanket for Dr Who fans!

5. Cables & Cuddles

5. Cables & Cuddles

You can't beat a pretty cream knit with twists and cables. Download this classic baby blanket patternhere.

6. In the Hood

6. In the Hood

Little ones love to snuggle and this hooded knitted baby blanket pattern from Red Heart is just the thing!

7. Blue Butterfly

7. Blue Butterfly

Use slip stitch colourwork to make this gorgeous mosaic knit baby blanket, designed by Nancy Lekx. It's free to download on Ravelry.com

8. Garter Stitch Love

8. Garter Stitch Love

Add even more texture to a chevron pattern with this garter stitch baby blanket. Use shades that fit your nursery colour scheme!

9. Puppy Snuggle

9. Puppy Snuggle

This is definitely puppy love! Wrap your little one up in a knitted hug. Download this easy puppy blanket for free!

10. Stunning Squares

10. Stunning Squares

This is patchwork with a twist! We love the bold jewel colours in this lace squares baby blanket pattern.

11. Super Zig-zags

11. Super Zig-zags

Clean lines and bold colours make this a striking make for any on-trend tot. Download this modern baby blanket from Ravelry.

12. Candy Cables

12. Candy Cables

Vertical stripes combine with cables in this eye-catching design from Helen Ardley. Find the free knitting pattern here.

13. Sunny Blanket

13. Sunny Blanket

A bright shade and simple textured stitch makes Lucie Sinkler's baby blanket a good beginner's knitting pattern. Find out more on Ravelry.com

14. Total Textures

14. Total Textures

Joyce Nordstrom's pattern is sure to become an heirloom. It features both lace and cable panels and is free to download!

15. Chunky Quick Knit

15. Chunky Quick Knit

Big is beautiful with this super easy chunky baby blanket. It's knitted on 20mm needles so can be made in a weekend!

16. Corner To Corner

16. Corner To Corner

Knit this simple yet cosy baby blanket for your little bundle of joy! It's worked from corner to corner with basic shaping.

17. Easy Stripes

17. Easy Stripes

The basic knit stitch is all you need to make this stripy baby blanket from Caron. Which shades will you choose?

18. Magic Mosaics

18. Magic Mosaics

Make a statement with Purl Soho's geometric mosaic blanket for babies. We love this modern grey colourway!

19. Sweet Chevron

19. Sweet Chevron

Theresa Schabe has chosen gorgeous sunset shades in her diagonal chevron baby blanket design.

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