The 25 Best Crochet Blanket Patterns: Check Them Out!
by Kelsey Mlnarik
A crochet blanket is an ambitious project – most will require hours of work, counting, and many skeins of yarn!
However, the hard work is all worth it when you can display your handmade blanket in your home or give it as a gift.
You’ll find crochet blanket patterns everywhere, but we’ve gathered 25 of the best ones. Whether your home decor is classic, retro, or modern, there is a beautiful blanket for you on our list.
Get your hook ready and prepare to be inspired by this list of the 25 best crochet blanket patterns!
Best Crochet Blanket Patterns
If you're looking for the best crochet blanket patterns to whip up for yourself or your loved ones, you're in the right place!
In our collection, you'll find everything from soft baby blankets to thick and chunky weighted throws. Some are simple enough for a very beginner and others require more refined skills, but each one will look beautiful in your home.
This is the perfect project for both beginner and experienced crocheters! With its elegant design and beautiful stitch pattern, this afghan is sure to add a touch of warmth and coziness to any room in your home. Thanks to bulky weight yarn, it also works up quickly for a fast and satisfying project. Whether you're snuggling up with a good book or just need an extra layer of comfort, this blanket will quickly become your go-to.
This sampler blanket is a versatile and colorful design that's perfect for showcasing your creativity! The pattern features a mix of different stitch patterns and colors, making it a fun and engaging project to work on. Mix up the different stitch designs and the colors of your choice to make your own unique design, perfect for your home or a thoughtful gift!
This afghan is a stunning and luxurious throw that will lend a modern, elegant design touch to your home. This pattern combines different stitch patterns to create a beautifully textured look that is sure to impress. Whether you're making it for yourself or as a gift for a loved one, this blanket will become a treasured item for years to come. It's suitable for advanced beginners and above, so don't hesitate to give it a try!
This crochet blanket is the epitome of elegance and sophistication! Despite its beautiful and intricate design, this pattern is surprisingly easy to follow and create, making it perfect for both beginner and experienced crocheters. The vintage florals give the blanket a touch of timeless charm. A perfect addition to any room in your home!
This blanket is the perfect way to brighten up any room in your home! With its fun and vibrant colors, this blanket is sure to bring a smile to your face. We especially love it for a modern nursery. Video tutorials are included to help you understand the mosaic crochet technique used.
This modern rainbow throw blanket is a superb pattern for a beginner or even an experienced crocheter looking for a simple but lovely pattern to relax with. The thick, muted rainbow stripes of this blanket will look beautiful on your sofa, over a favorite chair, or at the end of your bed. It's a great gift to work up for a loved one, too!
You won't want to miss this simple but oh-so-chic blanket pattern. Perfect for modern, minimalist, and modern farmhouse decor, this blanket features a herringbone stitch and long fringe tassels that will look great on your sofa or chair and be equally comfy for curling up under. You'll love making this easy and modern piece for your home!
This crochet pattern creates a stunning and cozy throw blanket with a modern, geometric design. It's perfect for intermediate crocheters looking to challenge themselves and add a unique piece to their home decor. The end result is a beautiful and functional afghan that will keep you warm on chilly nights, and the cabled pattern makes for great winter decor.
A ripple-patterned afghan is an absolute crochet classic, and it's sure to inspire nostalgia whether you drape it over the back of your own sofa or give it as a gift. Choose a color palette that compliments your home, make it in school or sports team colors as a gift, or use up your scrap yarn in a rainbow of different colored stripes. No matter what you choose, this beginner-friendly afghan will make a great project.
This bobble crochet blanket has everything you're looking for! It has a modern look that could easily be found in a trendy home goods store, but it's better because you made it with love! The simple and repetitive stitch pattern makes it a great project for working on while you're bingeing Netflix or chatting with friends. The final result is as cozy as it is beautiful, making it a great choice for yourself or as a gift.
This lovely afghan represents a family that grows over time and with love. It would make a touching gift for a wedding, anniversary, or the birth or arrival of any new family member. This afghan will be a wonderful heirloom to pass down through the family that it represents.
Weighted blankets are a wonderful way to ease anxiety and provide comfort. Why not add an extra layer of love by making it yourself? This pattern is beginner-friendly and uses 3 strands of yarn held together to create a blanket that is thick, heavy, and beautifully colored. It's simple and soothing to create- the perfect pattern to work on while you relax and talk with your loved ones.
If you need a handmade gift but are short on time, try this 4-hour baby blanket! This pattern uses a super bulky yarn for a blanket that is thick, cozy, and quick to create. It's ideal for a last-minute baby shower gift or for busy, tired moms to make for their own new arrivals.
The Island Time Blanket crochet pattern takes you on a tropical getaway with its colorful, beachy design. This pattern is great for advanced beginners and intermediate crocheters and uses basic stitch patterns for a relaxing and enjoyable crochet experience. The finished product is a cozy and bright afghan that will bring a touch of the beach to your home all year round.
This beautiful stained glass afghan is a fabulous project for experienced crocheters who are looking for a challenging and worthwhile project. It will make a statement displayed in your home and provide a lovely focal point for any room.
We crocheters love learning new stitches and techniques, so use this pattern as an opportunity to learn Tunisian crochet or to practice it if you already know how! With multiple sizes to choose from, you can gift this lovely and soft blanket for every occasion from baby showers to Christmas. It would also make a pretty, modern addition to your decor, whether thrown over your favorite chair or folded at the end of a bed.
Celebrate your patriotism with the American Flag Blanket crochet pattern. This design features the iconic colors and stars of the American flag, making it the perfect addition to Americana home decor. Suitable for intermediate crocheters, this pattern uses basic stitch patterns to create a cozy and patriotic afghan that you'll be proud to display. Give it as a gift to a service member or veteran or make on for yourself.
This beautiful pine tree-themed blanket is perfect for Christmas, but it makes wonderful fall and winter decor, too. It's a classy and elegant choice for adding a touch of holiday spirit to your modern or farmhouse decor. We are sure this blanket would make a treasured Christmas gift, too!
This unique afghan is made of quilt-like stuffed squares that create a thick, eye-catching final product. The pattern is easy enough for a beginner, but fun and novel for an experienced crocheter, too! Use up your yarn scraps to make a variety of different colored squares. Perfect for a child or teen's room or as a fun and interesting conversation starter anywhere in your home!
Add a pop of color and happiness to your home with this star-themed blanket. This adorable design features a beautiful array of colorful stars that will brighten up any room. Perfect for a baby's room, a baby shower gift, or for snuggling up on the couch, the Rainbow of Stars Blanket is a must-have for anyone who loves a touch of whimsy in their home.
This baby blanket pattern is the perfect blend of sophistication and comfort. The delicate lacy design makes it light and airy, perfect for snuggling your tiniest loved one. Perfect for baby shower gifts, adding a decorative touch to a nursery, or wrapping up your own baby, this easy-to-follow pattern is an all-around great baby blanket for any little one.
This afghan is the perfect project for those who love rustic charm. The intricate stitch pattern creates a warm and inviting texture, making this afghan a cozy addition to any home decor, ideal for spreading out as a picnic blanket or curling up with a book. The pattern is easy to follow and can be customized to your desired size. Make one for your own home or gift it as a gift for a housewarming, wedding, or any special occasion.
The granny square blanket has evolved over the years, but has never gone truly out of style! If you love retro decor, try this vintage 1970s granny square pattern. It will look great as part of your throwback decor or make a wonderful gift for anyone who appreciates 1970s nostalgia.
Achieve maximum coziness with this extra chunky crochet blanket! The thick, plush texture is achieved using super chunky yarn, making it the perfect project for cold winter nights. The simple stitch pattern is easy to follow and can be completed quickly, so you can give them out easily as gifts or make on for every sofa and chair in the house.
If you're new to crochet and ready to try a large project, go for this double crochet afghan! It's made with only one stitch, the double crochet stitch, so it's simple enough for new beginners or for working on while your mind is occupied by your favorite show or conversation with loved ones. Make it with the thick, classic stripes shown here or all in one color- either way, you'll be proud to display your first hand-crocheted blanket.