Thursday, January 08, 2009

Pastel Pebbles Crochet Baby Blanket - FREE Pattern

I forgot to post the actual pattern on my blog, sorry guys!! Again, please
respect my copyright and remember that this pattern has not been tested. If you
find any errors, please let me know!

You can download the PDF version of the pattern HERE.

Also, my wonderful friend BETH created this "cheat sheet" for the stitch pattern, so if you have having any difficulties, download it HERE!

I'm also having difficulties posting it here, so please excuse the "funky" look to it, LOL!!

Pastel Pebbles Baby Blanket

By Jennifer J. Cirka/Jaybird Designs


  • Caron, Simply Soft Eco,
    80% Acrylic/20% NatureSpun Post-Consumer Recycled Polyester, 5oz/249 yards per
    skein, 4 skeins required, color – Lilac Bud

  • I-9 / 5.5 mm crochet hook

  • Yarn needle

  • 12 feet, 3/8” ribbon

Finished Size

Approximately 35”x40”


In pattern: 9 sts x 7 rows = 4”

Special stitches

yo, insert hook into designated st, pull up a loop. Yo, insert hook in next st and pull up

a loop. Yo and pull through all 5 looks on hook.


Ch 92

Row 1:

Hdc2tog over the 3rd and 4th ch from the hook. *hdc2tog
over the 2nd ch of the previous hdc2tog and the next ch. Repeat from
* across. Hdc in same st as 2nd st of the last hdc2tog. (89 hdc2tog,

Row 2:

ch2, turn. Hdc2tog over the first two sts. *hdc2tog over the 2nd st
of the previous hdc2tog and the next st. Repeat from * across. Hdc in same st as
2nd st of the last hdc2tog. (89 hdc2tog, 1hdc)

Row 3-52:

repeat row 2. Do not finish off.


Round 1:

ch1, turn. Sc evenly around edge of blanket, placing 3 sc in each corner. Join with a sl st to first sc.

Round 2:

ch2, hdc in next st. *ch1, sk next st, hdc in next 2 sts. Repeat from * to corner, ending with second hdc of pair in corner st. (ch1, hdc, ch1)** hdc in same corner st. hdc in next st. Repeat from * to ** 4 times. Join with a sl st to second ch of beg ch-2.

Round 3:

sl st to the first ch-1 sp.
Ch1, *(sc, ch2, 3dc) in same sp. Repeat from * around. Join with a sl st to
first sc. Finish off and weave in ends.

Weave ribbon along border round 2. Tie in a pretty bow at corner or sew ends together.

Copyright 2009 by Jennifer J. Cirka (aka Jaybird Designs) all rights reserved. This pattern is for personal use or for gifts only! Sales of this finished product are discouraged. No part of this document may be reproduced or transmitted in any form by any means, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording, or otherwise, without prior written permission from the author. Please feel free to link back to this pattern.

2 comments: said...

Aww, I think it's beautiful! I'll be linking.

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