Crocheted Baby Blanket Pattern- whilst we hope that this free crochet pattern works out well for you The Knitting Wool Store disclaims all responsibility.
The Instructions are in UK terminology, to convert to US see here...
Size: Approx 32″ x 36″- Ch 122; 78 Rows (40 ch-3 loops)
This simple pattern is fun to work and easy to follow. Colour changes occur every row so just carry yarn not in use up the side, no need to break off yarn.
Row 1: With Color A,CH 122.DC in 2nd ch from hook, *CH 3, TR in same ch as previous st, skip 2 ch, DC in next ch. Repeat from * to end, turn. (40 ch-3 loops)
Row 2: With Color B, CH 3, DC in the next ch-3 loop, CH 3,TR in the same ch-3 loop, DC in the next ch-3 loop. Repeat from * to end, finishing last repeat with a CH 2, dc in the last DC, turn. (39 ch-3 loops, 1 ch-2 loop)
Row 3: With Color C, CH 1,DC in first st, ch 3, TR in ch-2 loop, *[DC, ch 3, TR] in next loop. Repeat from * to end, finishing last repeat with a DC in the top of the turning ch, turn. (40 ch-3 loops)
Rows 4 – 78 : Repeat Rows 2 and 3, alternating through Colors A, B, and C. Break all yarns and weave in ends. Edging: With Color of choice join to 1st st of last round with a SS. Ch 1,DC in 1st st,DC 3 in each loop across. CH 2, DC evenly down side, being sure to cover floats. CH 2, DC across foundation chain, CH 2, DC evenly up other side, DC 2. Join to first DC with a SS and fasten off.
A very nice quick and easy baby blanket, or enlarge it and make an Afghan/ throw.
Glenda Winklemans's lovely book, "Sweet & Simple Baby Blankets" has some gorgeous patterns for you to crochet.