“Peaches & Cream”
Crochet Baby Blanket Pattern
Here’s a tutorial to make this adorably snuggly soft crochet baby blanket. It’s a beautiful pattern that features pretty stripes and finished with a scallop edged trim.
Starting with Peach Yarn, Ch 138.
Row 1: Sc in 2nd ch from hook, sk next ch, [sc, ch 2 sc] in next ch, *sk next 2 sts, [sc, ch 2, sc] in next st*, sc in last st, turn.
Row 2 – 4: Ch 1, sc in beg sc, [sc, ch 2, sc] in end of ch-2 sp across to last sc, sc in last sc, turn. Fasten off at end of Row 4.
Row 5: Join White Yarn in beg sc, ch 3, 3 dc in next ch-2 sp, sc in next ch-2 sp, *5 dc in next ch-2 sp, sc in next ch-2 sp*, rep * across to last ch-2 sp, 3 dc in last ch-2 sp, dc in last sc, turn. Fasten off.
Row 6: Join Peach Yarn with sc in first dc, ch 1, sc in same dc, sk next dc, [sc, ch 2, sc] in next dc, sk next dc, [dc, ch 2, dc] in next sc, *sk next 2 dc, [sc, ch 2, sc] in next dc, sk next 2 dc, [dc, ch 2, dc] in next sc*, rep * across to last 4 dc, sk next dc, [sc, ch 2, sc] in next dc, sk next dc, sc in last dc, turn.
Row 7 – 91: Rep rows 2-6, 17 times.
Rows 92 – 94: Rep rows 2-4. At the end of row 94, do not fasten off. You will continue on to crochet blanket border. But first… trim all your yarn tails!
Round 1: Continue with Peach Yarn, working back across the blanket, Ch 1, [sc, ch 2, sc] all around, with additional [sc, ch 2, sc] in each corner. (See photos below.)
Round 2: Join White Yarn in first ch-2 sp, ch 1, sc in same ch-2 sp, *5 dc in next ch-2 sp, sc in next ch-2 sp*. Repeat * around, ending with 5 dc in last ch-2 sp, join in beg sc. Fasten off.
The picture on the LEFT shows Blanket Border Round 1 working down the side of the blanket. The picture on the RIGHT shows Blanket Border Round 1 working across the bottom of the blanket.
And there you have it, folks! You’re all done! Here’s what the scallop edge looks like around the blanket once you’ve completed Blanket Border Round 2.
Even my cat enjoys how snuggly soft this blanket is.
I love these pretty crochet stitches so much!
I’m ending this tutorial with some cat peets. 🐱🐾 I hope you enjoyed this tutorial. Let me know how your blanket turns out!
Have you tried this pattern? Let me know what you think!