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Baby Boy Blue Blanket

Peter Rabbit Baby Blue Blanket

I’ve always loved seeing corner to corner crochet. C2C crochet has such a beautiful look to it. But I’ll be honest, it intimidated me at first.

But the more I looked into it, the more I realized that it is actually incredibly easy! You only need to know 3 stitches in order to make a C2C crochet blanket: chain, double crochet, and slip stitch. Easy, right?! If you’re new to C2C and would like a tutorial, check this one out by Make and Do Crew.

Baby Boy Blanket Border

Now, if you’ve been reading my blog these last couple months, you know that I am expecting a baby in September. So naturally, I’d like to make a baby blanket for my sweet baby. The only problem is that we don’t know the sex.

I know, I know…I could just make one gender neutral blanket and call it good. But where’s the fun in that?! So, I’ve decided to make a blanket for if we have a boy and a blanket for if we have a girl! C2C was necessary for at least one of them, I’d say.

Blanket

So, here is my first baby blanket design: The Baby Boy Blue Blanket. I hope you enjoy this super quick and beautiful pattern!

Baby Boy Blue Blanket

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Baby Boy Blue Blanket

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Materials:

1-2 skeins of Hobby Lobby’s I Love This Yarn in Light Grey

1-2 skeins of Hobby Lobby’s I Love This Yarn in Soft Blue

6 mm (Size J) crochet hook

Yarn Needle for sewing in ends

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Stitches:

ch – chain

dc – double crochet

sl st – slip stitch

sc – single crochet

c2c – corner to corner

Pattern:

Start by using Light Grey Yarn.

Row 1: Ch 6, dc in 4th chain from hook and in next 2 chains, turn.

Row 2: Ch 6, dc in 4th chain from hook and in next 2 chains, *sl st, ch 3, 3dc* into ch 3 space from previous row, turn.

Row 3: Ch 6, dc in 4th chain from hook and in next 2 chains,  *sl st, ch 3, 3dc* into all ch 3 spaces from previous row, turn.

Rows 4: repeat row 3.

Rows 5 – 36: repeat row 3. Increase each row until there are 36 squares across, which should be in row 36.

(See below for when to switch yarns.)

5-8: Soft Blue

9-10: Light Grey

11-16: Soft Blue

17-20: Light Grey

21-22: Soft Blue

23-28: Light Grey

29-32: Soft Blue

33-36: Light Grey

37-38: Soft Blue

Rows 39-74: Sl st across first dc, *sl st, ch 3, 3dc* in each of the inside ch 3 spaces from the previous row. Sl st into last ch 3, Turn.

(See below for when to switch yarns.)

39-42: Light Grey

43-46: Soft Blue

47-52: Light Grey

53-54: Soft Blue

55-58: Light Grey

59-64: Soft Blue

65-66: Light Grey

67-70: Soft Blue

71-74: Light Grey

Finish off.

Border:

Round 1: Using Soft Blue yarn, *sc in between square, ch 2, sc in between next square* around entire blanket. Join with a sl st.

Round 2: *sc in ch 2 space, 5dc in next ch 2 space* around entire blanket, join with a sl st. Sew in ends.

 

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