Hooded Baby Blanket Pattern

Hooded Baby Blanket Pattern

This is a free and simple pattern for a hooded baby blanket that you can make in a day. Uses Size 15 needles. We also show you how to make it with or without a hood.

What you need

Size 15 (10mm) needles
Baby Yarn


Using 10mm needles and holding 3 strands of baby yarn together Cast on 4sts.

(I used 1 strand Twinkle Variegated by Mary Maxim and 2 strands Baby Coordinates (peach, fantasy) by Bernat

Row 1: knit.

Row 2: k2, yo, k to end.

Repeat row 2 until you reach desired width.(blanket is square, knitted diagonally)

Next Row: k1, k2tog, yo, k2tog

Repeat last row until 4sts remain.

Two finishing options. With Hood and without a Hood.

Without Hood: Cast off remaining 4sts.

With Hood: repeat row 2 until desired hood size is reached. Cast off these sts and sew hood flat. Darn in ends.

This project was contributed by KnitWits Heaven To see more from Knits Wits Heaven visit their website.


  1. wow good project

  2. channonangel says

    This is such an easy pattern I must try it

  3. I made this blanket for a friends baby shower. She loved it!!

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