Handmade crochet baby blankets are still one of the best gifts for a new baby! I have pulled together over 10 of my favorite easy and free crochet baby blanket patterns for you to choose from when you are looking for your next baby blanket pattern to try.
There are a mix of patterns here that each have a different take on the traditional baby blankets. Some are larger and some are loveys! There is even a Tunisian crochet option if you are looking for one of those.
Which one is your favorite?
10+ Free Crochet Baby Blanket Patterns
Pine Ridge Crochet Baby Blanket - Free Pattern
This is a great pattern to make in colors to match a nursery. Baby will love the texture and parents will love the style.
Bahama Waves Crochet Baby Blanket Pattern
This gorgeous blanket will make you ready for a trip to the beach! This is made using the puff stitch wave pattern and looks great with different yarn colors.
Crochet Baby Blanket Pattern - Cobbles & Cables
This baby blanket is perfect for the modern nursery. It has a textured feel that entices baby to touch and then the cables add a classic look to the overall style. This crochet blanket pattern will keep baby and parents happy!
One Skein Crochet North Star Baby Lovey Blanket Pattern
Have a baby shower coming up this weekend? Want a quick homemade gift to share? This quick little lovey works up with one skein of yarn and parents and babies love it!
Marshmallow Twist Baby Blanket Free Tunisian Crochet Pattern
Looking for a Tunisian crochet baby blanket? This Marshmallow Twist is bright and beautiful and is a great Tunisian project to get started on today!
South Shore Baby Blanket: Free Crochet Pattern
Another gorgeous beach theme baby blanket! This one uses striping to great this gorgeous color effect and transition. This could work up in any color combination and still look just as stunning!
Cozy Baby Blanket – Free Crochet Pattern
Oh my! I just want to cuddle up with this squishy goodness! This baby blanket is perfect for cuddles and it sure looks great in the nursery too.
Happy Herringbone Chevron Blanket pattern by Michelle Ferguson
Oh, give me all the chevrons! This one goes a bit away from the traditional chevron by including the herringbone stitch into the mix. It really looks stunning with a mix of colors and the herringbone adds a whole other level of texture.
Stained Glass Blanket Crochet Pattern
Oh, the sweetness in this photo! Look at those gorgeous colors and stitches. What baby wouldn't love being wrapped up in this goodness?
Color Block Baby Blanket
Wow! This color blocking is perfect for a nursery and parents will love having their nursery colors included. Plus, baby will love the soft textures and bright colors!
Pineapple of My Eye Baby Blanket Free Crochet Pattern
This one is another stunner! The mix of colors and textures will keep baby occupied and engaged while being warm and cozy too! The colors are such a good mix and you could make this to match any nursery.
Crochet Pattern: Classic Granny with a Twist Blanket
We all love granny squares, but this blanket has a twist and uses a few different variations to come together in this fun twist on a classic! I love that you can use all the different colors and really customize this one.
Gender Neutral Chevron Baby Blanket
This is such a great option for parents who don't know what gender baby they are expecting or to give as a gift to charities so that every baby can feel the love that a homemade items carries with it. I love the different sized chevron stripes in this pattern and it would look great in so many colors.
V-Stitch Granny Baby Blanket: Free Crochet Pattern
This is a another great twist on the classic granny square and looks great in colors to match the nursery. This one recommends two strands together to make this lacy, pretty pattern!