Crochet Shell Baby Blanket

 Crochet Shell Baby Blanket




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Measures approximately 32″ x 38″

2 balls of yarn

This Shell Blanket makes for a nice baby blanket. This crochet shell blanket can be made with a nice soft yarn and made bigger with a bigger hook or smaller with a smaller hook size.

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sc=single crochet

dc=double crochet

sl st=slip stitch



chain 156, H hook, Soft purple Red heart yarn

Row 1. 3 dc in 4th ch from hook, *skip 3 sts., 1 sc in next st., ch 3, 3 dc in same st;  repeat from * ending with 1 sc in last st (38 patterns). ch 3, turn.

Row 2. 3 dc in last sc of previous row, *1 sc into the ch 3, ch 3, 3 dc in same place; repeat from * ending with 1 sc in top of ch 3. ch 3, turn.

Repeat row 2 until 65 rows have been made. Do not break yarn. Continuing pattern for the edge, work across each side and lower edge, working 1 pattern(*pattern as above*) for each ch of 3 at each side and 1 pattern for each pattern across first row. Fasten off.

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8 thoughts on “Crochet Shell Baby Blanket

  1. Barbara Ann Berry says:

    Could you please tell me what is the Multiple of this pattern? In this pattern it says to chain 156 and that gives me 38 repeats for 32″ If I took the 156 and added 1/2 that amount again to make 234 chains to work that should give me 57 repeats? I obviously want to increase the width but I’m not sure if I am even close to correct in my figures. Please help. Thanks in advance. Barb

  2. amray2007 says:

    This pattern was given to me from my aunt. So I asked my crochet group on facebook and I got two answers, maybe this will help you. 156-4 (the number that you skip before the first stitch) = 152. 152/38 =4. As long as you chain in multiples of 4, plus the 4 needed for the first stitch, you will be fine. or 156-3 for your 1st ch 3. 152 ch + 76 ch = 228 +3 = 231 ch. That’s what I come up with

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