This is a free pattern for a crochet modern nautical baby blanket. I had so much fun using the modified daisy stitch to make this blanket! Okay, I know that sounds so crazy to think a crochet stitch is fun, but there was something about the rhythm that developed with this stitch as I kept working the yarn overs
This is a free pattern for a crochet polka dot blanket. The idea all started for this crochet polka dot blanket when I learned how to do the bobble stitch. If you don't know how to work one, I have a clip you can watch below. (A bobble stitch is simply 5 DCTOG.)
Easy Bean Stitch Free Crochet Pattern and Video Tutorial
Why is it called the bean stitch? Probably because it fundamentally sort of resembles a bean… a reclining one. It's a cousin of the puff stitch, however, it's not worked up quite the same. As above, it leans to one side. When worked in columns, it makes a rotating crisscross.
I'm so happy my Holly the Hippo crochet blanket turned out so cute! Ever since I made my bunny lovey a few months back, (you remember this simple little bunny I had my daughter Nicolina design for me?) I had this thought that these little blankets would be so fun to make to accompany a children's book.