As a crochet enthusiast, I am always on the lookout for new patterns to try, especially ones that are not only cute but also practical. That’s why when I stumbled upon a free crochet plaid blanket pattern for dolls, I couldn’t resist giving it a go.
Did you know that according to a study by the Craft Yarn Council, over 38 million Americans participate in some form of crafting? It’s no wonder that crocheting has become such a popular hobby in recent years.
Crocheting is not just about creating beautiful items; it’s also about relaxation and the satisfaction of mastering a new skill. And what better way to challenge yourself than by trying out this free crochet plaid blanket pattern for dolls?
This project is perfect for beginners who are looking to improve their skills or seasoned crocheters who want to try something new. So grab your hook and yarn, and let’s get started!
Pattern Designer: Fluffy Tummy
- Yarn in colors: magenta (M), pink (P) and white (W)
- 1.75 mm crochet hook
Ch – chain
St – stutch
Sl st – slip stitch
Sc – single crochet
Dc – double crochet
mm – millimeters
Start with magenta
Ch 55, start in the 2nd st from the hook:
Row 1-4: [(M) (1 sc, 1 dc) * 3, (P) (1 sc, 1 dc) * 3] * 4,
(M) (1 sc, 1 dc) * 3, ch 1, turn (54)
Row 5-8: [(P) (1 scm 1 dc) * 3, (W) (1 sc, 1 dc) * 3] * 4,
(P) (1 sc, 1 dc) * 3, ch 1, turn (54)
Row 9-12: rep rows 1-4 (54)
Row 13-16: rep rows 5-8 (54)
Row 17-20: rep rows 1-4 (54)
Row 21-24: rep rows 5-8 (54)
Row 25-28: rep rows 1-4 (54)
Row 29-32: rep rows 5-8 (54)
Row 33-36: rep rows 1-4 (54)
Don’t finish off. Continue to crochet.
Work (1 sc, ch 1)*in each st around your piece, sl st to close the round in the end.
Finish off. Weave in ends.
- Lay your project out on a towel, prepare your iron. Fill it with water, set it to “steam” setting and let it heat up.
- Hover the iron over your project.
- Do not touch the iron to the crocheting!
Well, there you have it! A beautiful and cozy plaid blanket that any doll would be lucky to snuggle up in. Crocheting this pattern was not only a fun project, but also a great way to practice my skills.
As I weaved each stitch together, I couldn’t help but feel a sense of satisfaction knowing that I’d created something unique and special.
This crochet plaid blanket is the perfect accessory for any doll lover and will surely bring warmth and comfort to their playtime.
So go ahead, grab your crochet hook and some yarn, and get started on this delightful project – your dolls will thank you!