How Do You Crochet A Babys Blanket?
Crocheting a baby blanket is a great way to welcome a new little one into the world. Handmade baby blankets make wonderful baby shower gifts. There are endless patterns to choose from and most of them are available for free online. With basic crocheting knowledge, you can even make your own baby blanket. Read on to learn how to crochet a baby’s blanket. Learn the abbreviations. Crocheters have a shorthand that rivals the military’s love for acronyms. You should become familiar with some basic abbreviations– for example: ch = chain, dc = double crochet, lp = loop, yo = yarn over and st = stitch. Find a pattern online, through a fellow crocheter or in a book. Think about the kind of blanket you want. Some alternatives are to give the blanket the look of lace or to make it tightly stitched and solid. You might be interested in creating a certain kind of pattern, or you might just want a simple solid color or two-color pattern. Gather your materials. When choosing your yarn, always take a