The perfect gift for a new baby, this crochet baby blanket from Sarah Alexander is the perfect sweet crochet pattern for a cot-sized blanket. Sarah originally created this popcorn-stitch crocheted blanket in citrus and pink yarns, but you can adapt to suit your preferred colours, or perhaps even to match your nursery’s décor.
Full materials list included with Sarah’s yarn and crochet hook recommendations
Abbreviations list for crochet stitches used
Australian/UK crochet terminology
It’s easy to adjust this blanket to make it bigger or smaller — simply increase or decrease the number of squares you create
Detailed step-by-step instructions and colour photographs take you through creating the first round of your crochet, creating the popcorn stitches, joining your squares and finishing your blanket with a crochet border
This is a great portable project to take with you when you’re on the go