There are countless free crochet patterns for baby afghans to choose from, but how many have ribbon? This Baby Shell Afghan With Ribbon is all about mixed media with this unique addition to the pattern. By using a small shell stitch, you'll be able to crochet this baby blanket with ease. Use any color you want to make the perfect gift!


Crochet HookG/6 or 4 mm hook

Yarn Weight(4) Medium Weight/Worsted Weight and Aran (16-20 stitches to 4 inches)

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The link for this pattern is now working correctly. Julia, editor for

Not sure why, but the link for the patterns takes me to this 404 Error File Not Found The page you are looking for might have been removed, had its name changed, or is temporarily unavailable. Reason for the 1 star.. I agree with the post below about the ribbon. I would leave it out. and thank goodness she for her son in time!

Please note. If you do make an afghan with ribbon, be sure to tack the ribbon down so baby will not have a strangulation hazard. I had made a blanket for my son and I found him tangled up in the ribbon. Thank God I found him before he was injured!


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