Whether a baby is yours or belongs to a friend or family member, everyone focuses a keen eye on making certain that the child is warm and comfortable. One of the very best ways to accomplish this is to cover the child in a crocheted baby blanket, made by hand with the best interests of the child at the forefront. Below are some of the better free crochet patterns around for making baby blankets - take a look and determine which of these easy crochet patterns meets the size and style that best suits your specific needs. Keep in mind to always make these using the softest and most washable yarns you can locate so they clean nicely and retain their beauty.
Ruffle Baby Blanket - This is a a cute and fairly easy pattern for a very attractive blanket, found at
Noah's Blanket - At http://illinoisjen.blogspot.com/2009/01/noahs-blanket-pattern.html you can get a free pattern for a classic style that features a thin colored border.
Baby Zoo Afghan - At http://www.craftyarncouncil.com/animals.html you can get a crochet pattern for an afghan that measures 34 by 42 inches and features a bear, rabbit and sheep.
Baby Afghan - This is a neat baby afghan in the filet style, available at http://www.allfreecrafts.com/crochet/baby-afghan.shtml