Our Top Four Beginner Baby Blankets

April 21 2020 – Lisa

Our Top Four Beginner Baby Blankets - This is Knit
Our Top Four Beginner Baby Blankets - This is Knit

Are you new to knitting or crochet? Or are you looking to dive back in and are on the hunt for the supplies you need to begin a simple project to work on while we are all spending a little more time at home than usual?

Look no further, for in this blog post we will be exploring some easy baby blanket pattern ideas as well as yarn suggestions that we have stocked right now at This is Knit! Keep reading to see what baby blanket patterns we have picked out for you to explore.

 The Beginner Baby Blanket by Trine Bertelsen

Photo © Trine Bertelsen

As long as you know how to cast on, knit, yarn over, and cast off, you can make this beautiful baby blanket. And with the lovely CaMaRose Økologisk Hverdagsuld that we carry, you can customise this blanket however you like so that it is perfect for the little one in your life. We've bundled the pattern and original shades of yarn into a kit that you can purchase here.


Crochet Zig Zag Baby Blanket by Trine Bertelsen

Photo © Trine Bertelsen

Another gorgeous blanket from Trine Bertelsen, this project would be perfect for the crocheters out there looking to jump back into the craft! We have a range of gorgeous colors from CaMaRose Økologisk Sommeruld for you to choose from that would be ideal for this project. Ready to get started? You can find the pattern and yarn kit here.  


Add One by Julia Wilkens

Photo © Julia Wilkens

Check out this adorable colour-blocked baby blanket! Not only is the pattern free, but we also have the yarn and supplies to get you started on this project right away. Check out our selection of Soft Merino Aran from Rico Design. You are sure to find your favourite colours to cast on soon!

Super Easy Baby Blanket by Purl Soho

Photo © Purl Soho

This free baby blanket pattern really is super easy! Imagine all of the ways you can customise this extremely popular colour-block blanket with the range of Mondial Cashmirette Gold that we have in stock right now. And best of all, this simple baby blanket is absolutely perfect for mindlessly knitting while binge watching your Netflix queue! There is even a crochet version of this effortless yet charming baby blanket for all the crocheters out there.

So what are you waiting for? Let your creativity reign with these simple baby blanket patterns and all the colorful yarn choices we have available for you to cast on now!