Awww-some Baby Blanket Knitting Patterns
These adorable baby blankets will get almost as many “Awwwws” as the blanket’s new owner! I’ve included easy quick patterns, lacy blankets, striped blankets with ripples and chevrons, and more.
To get the patterns, scroll down to the individual pattern you want and click on the link for that pattern.
For more Baby Blanket Knitting Patterns, see my first post on the subject
Free Knitting Patterns
Finlay Baby Blanket
Frederica Patmore designed this baby blanket with an all over pattern with a 6 stitch, 12 row repeat with a lot of repeated rows.
Flower Petal Blanket
Anne Haas designed this versatile blanket that can be adapted to look like a pinwheel or stained glass. Knitters report that this is a large blanket.
Pam Mausar’s blanket is garter stitch that makes a diagonal pattern because of increases at the beginning of the rows for the first half of the blanket and decreases in the last half. The picot border does require picking up stitches. Ravelry knitters have rated this as easy. Pam says that you can use any weight yarn.
Leafy Baby Blanket
Leyla Alieva’s lace baby blanket is knit with two strands of DK yarn on larger needles.
Ripple Stripe Blanket
Knit and Crochet Now designed this worsted weight baby blanket in a classic easy lace pattern. Recommended yarn available on the pattern page.
Knitted Baby Rainbow Quilt
Better Homes and Garden’s easy baby blanket pattern is made of garter stitch mitred squares that are pieced in a knit quilt by picking up stitches.
Cable and Lace Baby Blanket
Designed by Yarnspirations. Approx 36″ [91.5 cm] square.
Linus Baby Blanket
Sandra Baroni’s pattern is very simple to knit. Two sizes: 27,5 x 27,5 and 40x40 inches.
Beatrice’s Baby Blanket
Filomena Lanzara’s easy blanket features slip stitch colorwork and is reversible.
Lace Sampler Baby Blanket
Designed by Amy Gunderson for Universal Yarns. 34” x 34”
Garter Rib Blanket
Orange Flower Yarns’ design is an easy pattern. Gauge doesn’t matter so you can use any worsted or dk yarn you want.
Beach Stripe Baby Blanket
Robin Nickerson’s chevron striped blanket is an easy knit in garter stitch and DK on larger needles. I’ve made this type of pattern before and it’s easier than it looks!
Blue Striped Blanket
Baby blanket in chunky yarn designed by Candi Jensen, from Knit in a Day for Baby: 20 Quick & Easy Projects
Saurey Baby Blanket
I love the yarn used for this blanket, Berroco Modern Cotton. I think it is my favorite yarn and it’s on sale at Patternworks. Berroco designed this leaf lace blanket. There’s also a link to a video tutorial for lace bind off.
Daisy Stitch Baby Blanket
Marie-Louise Hauge designed this sweet all-over pattern.
Sand Dunes Baby Blanket
Inna Tychinina’s blanket is knit in moss stitch and diamond heart lace pattern. Follow the link to Ravelry and scroll all the way down the page to get to the English version of the pattern. Ignore the missing photos.
Lacy Baby Blanket
Yarnspirations designed this heirloom look blanket with lace border. Approx 38 x 42 ins [96.5 x 106.5 cm]. Great with multi-color yarn.
Light and Lovie Baby Blanket
Yarnspirations’ design features a triangle lace pattern. Approx 34 ins x 38 ins [86.5 x 96.5 cm]
Lars and the Real Girl Blanket
Tanis Gray & Louisa Demmitt designed this baby blanket after the blanket that Lars’ mother knit for him as a child. With his mother long gone and having lost her at a young age, Lars clings to this blanket like any small kid would – it’s more or less the only link he has to his mom.
Patterns for Purchase
Merbaby Baby Blanket
Baby blanket worked in a striking pattern reminiscent of a mermaid’s scales. Photo tutorials showing how to work the special stitch are included, for both right and left-handed knitting. Designed by Ellen Kapusniak. 27 x 36 inches – pram/stroller size
Lyla Baby Blanket
Lyla features garter stitch with panels of cable,a border of garter stitch points and a picot edge Blanket size is approx. 65cm(25.5in) in width and approx. 78cm(30.75in) in height.
Bounce Baby Blanket
Colorful combination of stripes and lace in two sizes: 27 (32)”W x 33 (43)”L.
Peek-a-Blue Baby Blanket
This darling and super cuddly blanket features an easy-to-remember stitch pattern. Finished size is 30″ x 42″. Recommended yarn is available on pattern page.
Snuggly easy to make blanket with cute cabled owl detail.
Noah Stripes and Solids Baby Blanket
Can be knit in any yarn.
Weekend Basketweave Baby Blanket
The designer says that you can easily finish this beautifully textured baby blanket in a weekend. True basketweave pattern, not a checkerboard. Finished Size: 30 x 36″
Sweet Pea Baby Blanket
Easy baby blanket of stockinette and garter stitch with easy lace ribs.
Mitered Baby Blanket
Using one shade of multicolored yarn for the mitered squares gives each square a unique look. Blanket is worked in a modular fashion, with stitches picked up and knit along the edges of an existing square to knit the next one.Border is knit separately and sewn to edge of blanket. 22″ x 27″ Great for multi-color yarn!
Paris Baby Blanket
This pattern features a diamond stitch and a crocheted edging. I think you could substitute a knit lace if you wanted though it’s not part of the pattern. 35 x 34.5 inches