Baseball Blanket & Pillow Set Knit Pattern

Knit Baseball Set Blanket and Pillow

Baseball Bat Blanket and Baseball Pillow Knitting Pattern

Take me out to the ball game, take me out to the crowd!  Delight your favorite baseball fan with this adorable bat blanket and baseball pillow knitting pattern.  Worked in the round, it’s a fun and super unique project that makes a great gift.

This free knit blanket pattern features worsted (4) weight yarn and size 5.5mm (US9) 34-36″ circular knitting needles and Double Pointed Needles (or use the Magic Loop Method).  One size fits most children – see measurements listed below.

Please Pay With A Share!

Knit Baseball Bat and Pillow

Baseball Set Blanket and Pillow Knit Pattern

1. Head over to Ravelry, add this pattern to your favorites and queue the pattern listing. This is a great way to help designers connect with new customers, and we always super appreciate you taking that extra moment!

You’ll find the knit Ravelry listing here.

2. Share this blog post with your crafty friends. Please use the handy social sharing buttons at the bottom of this post so your crafty friends can take advantage of this free pattern too.

3.  Scroll down to view the pattern OR if you’d like an ad-free PDF copy of this pattern (or to add the pattern to your Rav. library), simply input your email address into this form and I’ll email one over:

Baseball Blanket Knit Pattern

Approx. Finished Measurements

Baseball Bat Blanket:

One Size Fits Most Children

Circumference:

30” (76.25cm)

Length:

51” (129.5cm)

Baseball Pillow:

Designed to fit 16” (40.64cm) round pillow form

Materials

  • Yarn: Worsted Weight (4): Approx. 1400 yards brown/tan yarn
  • Approx. 375 yards white yarn
  • Approx. 20 yards red yarn
  • (I used Knit Picks Brava Worsted in persimmon, white, and red)
  • Knitting Needles: Size 5.5 mm (US9) 34-36” Circulars and Double Pointed Needles (or use the Magic Loop Method) OR whatever size is needed to obtain gauge
  • Yarn or Tapestry Needle
  • 16” (40.64cm) round pillow form

Gauge

8 sts and 12 rows = 2 inches (5 centimeters) in stockinette stitch

***It is important to check your gauge!***

Abbreviations

  • K: Knit
  • P: Purl
  • K2tog: Knit the next 2 sts together (decrease)
  • KFB: Knit next stitch through both front and back loops (increase)
  • M1 (Make 1): On a knit row: Insert left Needle front to back, under the strand between st on left needle and st on right needle making a new loop on left needle. Knit this loop through the back.
  • **: Repeat the section in between the two stars as specified


Baseball Bat Blanket Pattern

Cast on 120 sts using brown yarn

Join in the round and place stitch marker.

Round 1: *K1, P1* Repeat around (120 total sts)

Round 2: *P1, K1* Repeat around

Round 3: *K1, P1* Repeat around

Round 4: K28, *M1, K1* Repeat 3 more times, K56, *M1, K1* Repeat 3 more times, K28 (128 total sts)

Round 5&6: Knit

Round 7: K28, *M1, K1* Repeat 7 more times, K56, *M1, K1* Repeat 7 more times, K28 (144 total sts)

Round 8&9: Knit

Round 10: K32, *M1, K1* Repeat 7 more times, K64, *M1, K1* Repeat 7 more times, K32 (160 total sts)

Rounds 11&12: Knit

Round 13: K36, *M1, K1* Repeat 7 more times, K72, *M1, K1* Repeat 7 more times, K36 (176 total sts)

Rounds 14&15: Knit

Round 16: K40, *M1, K1* Repeat 7 more times, K80, *M1, K1* Repeat 7 more times, K40 (192 total sts)

Rounds 17&18: Knit

Round 19: K44, *M1, K1* Repeat 7 more times, K88, *M1, K1* Repeat 7 more times, K44 (208 total sts)

Rounds 20-29: Knit

Round 30: K44, *K2tog* Repeat 7 more times, K88, *K2tog* Repeat 7 more times, K44 (192 total sts)

Rounds 31&32: Knit

Round 33: K40, *K2tog* Repeat 7 more times, K80, *K2tog* Repeat 7 more times, K40 (176 total sts)

Rounds 34&35: Knit

Round 36: K36, *K2tog* Repeat 7 more times, K72, *K2tog* Repeat 7 more times, K36 (160 total sts)

Rounds 37&38: Knit

Round 39: K32, *K2tog* Repeat 7 more times, K64, *K2tog* Repeat 7 more times, K32 (144 total sts)

Rounds 40&41: Knit

Round 42: K28, *K2tog* Repeat 7 more times, K56, *K2tog* Repeat 7 more times, K28 (128 total sts)

Rounds 43&44: Knit

Round 45: K28, *K2tog* Repeat 4 more times, K56, *K2tog* Repeat 4 more times, K28 (120 total sts)

Rounds 46-65: Knit

Round 66: *K1, M1, K59* Repeat around (122 total sts)

Rounds 67-71: Knit

Round 72: *K1, M1, K60* Repeat around (124 total sts)

Rounds 73-77: Knit

Round 78: *K1, M1, K61* Repeat around (126 total sts)

Rounds 79-83: Knit

Round 84: *K1, M1, K62* Repeat around (128 total sts)

Rounds 85-89: Knit

Round 90: *K1, M1, K63* Repeat around (130 total sts)

Rounds 91-95: Knit

Round 96: *K1, M1, K64* Repeat around (132 total sts)

Rounds 97-101: Knit

Round 102: *K1, M1, K65* Repeat around (134 total sts)

Rounds 103-107: Knit

Round 108: *K1, M1, K66* Repeat around (136 total sts)

Rounds 109-113: Knit

Round 114: *K1, M1, K67* Repeat around (138 total sts)

Rounds 115-119: Knit

Round 120: *K1, M1, K68* Repeat around (140 total sts)

Rounds 121-125: Knit

Round 126: *K1, M1, K69* Repeat around (142 total sts)

Rounds 127-131: Knit

Round 132: *K1, M1, K70* Repeat around (144 total sts)

Rounds 133-137: Knit

Round 138: *K1, M1, K71* Repeat around (146 total sts)

Rounds 139-143: Knit

Round 144: *K1, M1, K72* Repeat around (148 total sts)

Rounds 145-149: Knit

Round 150: *K1, M1, K73* Repeat around (150 total sts)

Rounds 151-155: Knit

Round 156: *K1, M1, K74* Repeat around (152 total sts)

Rounds 157-161: Knit

Round 162: *K1, M1, K75* Repeat around (154 total sts)

Rounds 163-167: Knit

Round 168: *K1, M1, K76* Repeat around (156 total sts)

Rounds 169-173: Knit

Round 174: *K1, M1, K77* Repeat around (158 total sts)

Rounds 175-179: Knit

Round 180: *K1, M1, K78* Repeat around (160 total sts)

Rounds 181-185: Knit

Round 186: *K1, M1, K79* Repeat around (162 total sts)

Rounds 187-191: Knit

Round 192: *K1, M1, K80* Repeat around (164 total sts)

Rounds 193-197: Knit

Round 198: *K1, M1, K81* Repeat around (166 total sts)

Rounds 199-204: Knit

Round 205: *K1, M1, K82* Repeat around (168 total sts)

Rounds 206-210: Knit

Round 211: *K1, M1, K83* Repeat around (170 total sts)

Rounds 212-216: Knit

Round 217: *K1, M1, K84* Repeat around (172 total sts)

Rounds 218-222: Knit

Round 223: *K1, M1, K85* Repeat around (174 total sts)

Rounds 224-228: Knit

Round 229: *K1, M1, K86* Repeat around (176 total sts)

Rounds 230-234: Knit

Round 235: *K1, M1, K87* Repeat around (178 total sts)

Rounds 236-240: Knit

Round 241: *K1, M1, K88* Repeat around (180 total sts)

Rounds 242-246: Knit

Round 247: *K1, M1, K89* Repeat around (182 total sts)

Rounds 248-252: Knit

Round 253: *K1, M1, K90* Repeat around (184 total sts)

Rounds 254-258: Knit

Round 259: *K2tog, K44* Repeat around (180 total sts)

Rounds 260&261: Knit

Round 262: *K2tog, K16* Repeat around (170 total sts)

Rounds 263&264: Knit

Round 265: *K2tog, K15* Repeat around (160 total sts)

Rounds 266&267: Knit

Round 268: *K2tog, K14* Repeat around (150 total sts)

Rounds 269&270: Knit

Round 271: *K2tog, K13* Repeat around (140 total sts)

Rounds 272&273: Knit

Round 274: *K2tog, K12* Repeat around (130 total sts)

Rounds 275&276: Knit

Round 277: *K2tog, K11* Repeat around (120 total sts)

Rounds 278&279: Knit

Round 280: *K2tog, K10* Repeat around (110 total sts)

Rounds 281&282: Knit

Round 283: *K2tog, K9* Repeat around (100 total sts)

Rounds 284&285: Knit

Round 286: *K2tog, K8* Repeat around (90 total sts)

Rounds 287&288: Knit

Round 289: *K2tog, K7* Repeat around (80 total sts)

Rounds 290&291: Knit

Round 292: *K2tog, K6* Repeat around (70 total sts)

Rounds 293&294: Knit

Round 295: *K2tog, K5* Repeat around (60 total sts)

Rounds 296&297: Knit

Round 298: *K2tog, K4* Repeat around (50 total sts)

Rounds 299&300: Knit

Round 301: *K2tog, K3* Repeat around (40 total sts)

Rounds 302&303: Knit

Round 304: *K2tog, K2* Repeat around (30 total sts)

Rounds 305&306: Knit

Round 307: *K2tog, K1* Repeat around (20 total sts)

Rounds 308&309: Knit

Round 310: *K2tog* Repeat around (10 total sts)

 Do not bind off.  Cut approx. 7 inch tail.  Using your yarn needle, remove all sts from needle as if to purl.  Pull tail through the sts to cinch the bottom of the bag.  Secure and weave in all ends.

Baseball Pillow Pattern

Cast on 5 sts onto Double Pointed Needles (or use Magic Loop Method) using white yarn.

Join in the round and place stitch marker

Round 1: KFB each stitch around (10 total sts)

Round 2: *K1, M1, K1* Repeat around (15 total sts)

Round 3: *K1, M1, K2* Repeat around (20 total sts)

Round 4: *K1, M1, K3* Repeat around (25 total sts)

Round 5: *K1, M1, K4* Repeat around (30 total sts)

Round 6: *K1, M1, K5* Repeat around (35 total sts)

Round 7: *K1, M1, K6* Repeat around (40 total sts)

Round 8: *K1, M1, K7* Repeat around (45 total sts)

Round 9: *K1, M1, K8* Repeat around (50 total sts)

Round 10: *K1, M1, K9* Repeat around (55 total sts)

Round 11: *K1, M1, K10* Repeat around (60 total sts)

Round 12: *K1, M1, K11* Repeat around (65 total sts)

Round 13: *K1, M1, K12* Repeat around (70 total sts)

Round 14: *K1, M1, K13* Repeat around (75 total sts)

Round 15: *K1, M1, K14* Repeat around (80 total sts)

Round 16: *K1, M1, K15* Repeat around (85 total sts)

Round 17: *K1, M1, K16* Repeat around (90 total sts)

Round 18: *K1, M1, K17* Repeat around (95 total sts)

Round 19: *K1, M1, K18* Repeat around (100 total sts)

Round 20: *K1, M1, K19* Repeat around (105 total sts)

Round 21: *K1, M1, K20* Repeat around (110 total sts)

Round 22: *K1, M1, K21* Repeat around (115 total sts)

Round 23: *K1, M1, K22* Repeat around (120 total sts)

Round 24: *K1, M1, K23* Repeat around (125 total sts)

Round 25: *K1, M1, K24* Repeat around (130 total sts)

Round 26: *K1, M1, K25* Repeat around (135 total sts)

Round 27: *K1, M1, K26* Repeat around (140 total sts)

Round 28: *K1, M1, K27* Repeat around (145 total sts)

Round 29: *K1, M1, K28* Repeat around (150 total sts)

Round 30: *K1, M1, K29* Repeat around (155 total sts)

Round 31: *K1, M1, K30* Repeat around (160 total sts)

Round 32: *K1, M1, K31* Repeat around (165 total sts)

Round 33: *K1, M1, K32* Repeat around (170 total sts)

Round 34: *K1, M1, K33* Repeat around (175 total sts)

Round 35: *K1, M1, K34* Repeat around (180 total sts)

Round 36: *K1, M1, K35* Repeat around (185 total sts)

Round 37: *K18, M1, K19* Repeat around (190 total sts)

Round 38: *K9, M1, K29* Repeat around (195 total sts)

Round 39: *K24, M1, K15* Repeat around (200 total sts)

Round 40: *K12, M1, K28* Repeat around (205 total sts)

Repeat Round 40 until your project measures approx. 3 inches (7.5cm) from the original

Round 40.

**Stuff with 16” round pillow form whenever your project reaches the point where you won’t be able to fit the form inside anymore.  Then continue on working the pattern around the form.

 Round 41: *K19, K2tog, K20* Repeat around (200 total sts)

Round 42: *K10, K2tog, K28* Repeat around (195 total sts)

Round 43: *K23, K2tog, K14* Repeat around (190 total sts)

Round 44: *K14, K2tog, K22* Repeat around (185 total sts)

Round 45: *K2tog, K35* Repeat around (180 total sts)

Round 46: *K2tog, K34* Repeat around (175 total sts)

Round 47: *K2tog, K33* Repeat around (170 total sts)

Round 48: *K2tog, K32* Repeat around (165 total sts)

Round 49: *K2tog, K31* Repeat around (160 total sts)

Round 50: *K2tog, K30* Repeat around (155 total sts)

Round 51: *K2tog, K29* Repeat around (150 total sts)

Round 52: *K2tog, K28* Repeat around (145 total sts)

Round 53: *K2tog, K27* Repeat around (140 total sts)

Round 54: *K2tog, K26* Repeat around (135 total sts)

Round 55: *K2tog, K25* Repeat around (130 total sts)

Round 56: *K2tog, K24* Repeat around (125 total sts)

Round 57: *K2tog, K23* Repeat around (120 total sts)

Round 58: *K2tog, K22* Repeat around (115 total sts)

Round 59: *K2tog, K21* Repeat around (110 total sts)

Round 60: *K2tog, K20* Repeat around (105 total sts)

Round 61: *K2tog, K19* Repeat around (100 total sts)

Round 62: *K2tog, K18* Repeat around (95 total sts)

Round 63: *K2tog, K17* Repeat around (90 total sts)

Round 64: *K2tog, K16* Repeat around (85 total sts)

Round 65: *K2tog, K15* Repeat around (80 total sts)

Round 66: *K2tog, K14* Repeat around (75 total sts)

Round 67: *K2tog, K13* Repeat around (70 total sts)

Round 68: *K2tog, K12* Repeat around (65 total sts)

Round 69: *K2tog, K11* Repeat around (60 total sts)

Round 70: *K2tog, K10* Repeat around (55 total sts)

Round 71: *K2tog, K9* Repeat around (50 total sts)

Round 72: *K2tog, K8* Repeat around (45 total sts)

Round 73: *K2tog, K7* Repeat around (40 total sts)

Round 74: *K2tog, K6* Repeat around (35 total sts)

Round 75: *K2tog, K5* Repeat around (30 total sts)

Round 76: *K2tog, K4* Repeat around (25 total sts)

Round 77: *K2tog, K3* Repeat around (20 total sts)

Round 78: *K2tog, K2* Repeat around (15 total sts)

Round 79: *K2tog, K1* Repeat around (10 total sts)

Round 80: *K2tog* Repeat around (5 total sts)

Do not bind off.  Cut approx. 7 inch tail.  Using your yarn needle, remove all sts from needle as if to purl.  Pull tail through the sts to cinch the bottom of the pillow.  Secure and weave in all ends.

Use your yarn or tapestry needle and your red yarn to stitch the lacing onto the pillow to look like a baseball.

 

This design, a written work and images are a copyright of
©MelodysMakings and may not be copied or reproduced in any way.

You have permission to sell finished products made from this pattern, but please leave a link to my website, www.melodys-makings.com, in your product listing specifying that I am the designer of this pattern.  Thank you for supporting me as a work at home mother!

Make your favorite small baseball fan squeal with delight!  This cozy baseball bat blanket and baseball pillow are so fun.  Free knitting pattern.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *