Piper Baby Blanket by Shannon Holding

Piper Baby Blanket

September 2022
DK (11 wpi) ?
16 stitches and 8 rows = 4 inches
in 16 double crochet stitches x 8 rows
4.0 mm (G)
1090 - 1100 yards (997 - 1006 m)
One Size but easy to customize
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If you love modern crochet baby blanket patterns, you will love the Piper Blanket. Using an easy construction method, this crochet baby blanket boasts V shaped stripes and V shaped cables for a modern look. Use any colors you prefer to make it special for any new babe.

With a mitered square construction, the blanket has lovely V shaped striping. With simple cables that grow in number as we add rows, we create a radiating lines in an inverse V shape that cut through the stripes but feel organic and cozy.

Advanced/Medium Beginner to Intermediate - This is a written crochet pattern. You should know how to read crochet patterns before purchasing.

This baby blanket pattern uses stitches and techniques that most advanced beginner crocheters should be comfortable with. You should know how to chain, single crochet, double crochet and be familiar with front and back post stitches.

Specifically, we use back post double crochets and front post treble crochets. The front post treble crochets are crossed in this modern crochet baby blanket pattern to create the cables. As long as you know how to work a front post treble, you should be able to work them crossed!

This pattern includes picture tutorials for the following stitches: Back Post Double Crochet, Front Post Treble Crochet and Crossed Front Post Treble Crochet.

It also includes a step-by-step photo tutorial of the crochet baby blanket pattern for several rows, to help you feel confident.


1) A full PDF version with written pattern and photo tutorials for special stitches and step-by-step for Rows 1 through 9.
PLEASE NOTE: There is NO VIDEO TUTORIAL for this pattern.
2) A printer friendly version with just the written pattern to save ink.

US Standard
Pattern is written in English.

Approximately 33 inches x 33 inches after blocking. The size is easy to customize.


For this modern baby blanket crochet pattern, you will need Cotton DK (Light-3) yarn of your choice in 2 colors.

Color A: 270 grams / 9.5 ounces / 626 yards
Color B: 200 grams / 7 ounces / 464 yards

Yarn Used
Lion Brand’s Coboo in colorways White and Mauve

You can use a different weight of yarn, one color or many colors if you prefer. Please keep in mind if you change the yarn weight, your yarn usage WILL differ. This crochet baby blanket pattern is written to DK weight only.

4 mm (G-6)
Tapestry needle
Stitch Markers, if you prefer them.

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I hope you love the Piper Baby Blanket pattern as much as I do. Enjoy!

Happy Crocheting!
The Loophole Fox