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Crochet, knit, and sewn items for a newborn baby's needs

Easy Double Crochet Baby Blanket

Crochet blanket hand made by Dolores Caputo

Doll hand made by Linda Burkhalter for her daughters, Becky Hofmann & Chrisy Bossie, donated courtesy of Becky Hofmann

Easy Double Crochet Baby Blanket hand made by Cathy Lehmer's Mom;
Doll hand made by Sue W. Thompson


DK or Sport Weight yarn
Size H crochet hook


Make Chain about 30" long

DC on third chain from hook and in each chain across. Ch 2. Turn.

DC in each dc. Ch 2. Turn. Repeat this row until blanket measures about 40" long.

Shell stitch border: Work shell st around border of blanket. Make shell st by *making 5 dc in same st, skip a st, sc in next st,* in next st repeat from **. Repeat around. Another variation of the shell st is shown below: (2dc, ch 2, 2dc in same st)


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