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Granny Stripe Baby Blanket

Yarn: 1 skein Lion Brand Mandala Bonus Bundle 300g- Babar [125-245F] and 1 skein of Lion Brand Mandala 150g-Pegasus [525-210Z] (Used the teal and gray yarn from the Pegasus skein of yarn).

Materials: US Size H-8 (5 mm) and US 7 (4.5mm) crochet hook, measuring tape, yarn needle, scissors.


Size: 37" (94 cm) by 32" (81 cm)

Gauge: 16 sc and 20 rows = 4 x 4 inches

Stitch Guide: ch(s) - chain(s), dc – double crochet, sc-single crochet

Notes: Chain 3 counts as a stitch   Color changes are not listed in the pattern in order to leave the color creativity up to you.                                        


With H-8 (5 mm) chain 133

Row 1: Switch to the size 7 (4.5mm) crochet hook, work 2 dc in the 4th ch from hook, *sk 2 chs, 3 dc in the next ch; Repeat from * across to the last 3 chs, sk 2 chs, 3 dc in the last st. (44- 3 dc groups)

Row 2: Ch 3, *3 dc in the next sp; Repeat from * across to the last sp, 3 dc in the last sp, skip 2 dc, dc in the beg ch-3. (43- 3 dc groups, 2 dc)

Row 3: Ch 3, 2 dc in the first sp, * 3 dc in the next sp; Repeat from * across to the last ch sp, 3 dc in the last ch sp. (44- 3 dc groups)

Repeat rows 2 and 3 until you reach the desired length.

Border:(worked around the blanket)

Round 1: Join yarn to any ch-3 corner, *3 dc, ch 2, 3 dc in the corner sp, 3 dc in the next sp between the 3 dc groups to the next corner sp; Repeat from * around the blanket, join to beg dc.

Round 2: Join yarn to any ch-2 sp, *3 sc in the same sp, sc in each st to the next corner: Repeat from * around, join to beg sc. fasten off.

Weave in ends.


  1. I want to make the blanket wider how many stitches do i do

    1. The pattern is done in multiples of 3 with 1 added at the end of the chain. So, for this pattern I chained 132 + 1= 133, you will need to keep adding 3 chains to get the width you desire.