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22 Crochet Blanket Patterns for Beginners


Updated December 20, 2016
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Crochet Blanket Patterns for BeginnersWhen the winter season hits, the first things I grab for are my crocheted blankets. And when the summer season hits, sadly, the first things I grab for are my crocheted blankets, but only when the air conditioning is blasting. Do you see a common theme here? I love wrapping myself from head to toe in soft yarns, so when I see crochet blanket patterns for beginners, I jump on them like there's no tomorrow. When I first learned how to crochet a blanket I used worsted weight yarns in three crochet colors and I still use them to this day.

Now you might think that because crocheted afghans are larger projects to work up, they'll take forever and you won't want dive into them. I'm here to tell you that this is not the case! We have crochet blanket patterns for beginners that not only will work up faster than you think, but they'll become your favorite go-to projects during those chilly days and nights. We have crochet blanket patterns for beginners that are suitable for both children and adults, alike. We've even provided some Tunisian crochet patterns!

Crochet Blanket Patterns For Beginners:

Crocheted Blankets for Adults
Crocheted Blankets for Kids
Crocheted Throws

11 Granny Square Crochet Patterns for Square Crochet Projects


Find the best granny squares to make for afghans like these and other projects by downloading our free eBook, 11 Granny Square Crochet Patterns for Square Crochet Projects.




Crocheted Blankets for AdultsBeginner Squares Afghan

It's always nice to get wrapped up in a blanket any time of year. These crochet blanket patterns for beginners are great to work on your crochet skills and you'll love the finished product. Any design you work up can be given as housewarming gifts or homecoming gifts. Heck, you don't even need a reason to give a blanket.



Crocheted Blankets for KidsBaby Blocks Blanket

Birthdays and baby showers are great excuses to crochet a blanket for a tot. These keepsakes can bring many memories for the toddler receiving such a wonderful gift. Although kids don't always realize the importance of things until they're older, they'll definitely appreciate it in the long run.



Crocheted ThrowsTunisian Seascape Throw

Throws can be different than other afghans because they have more decorative patterns and are sometimes shorter than blankets you use to curl up in. If you just want a little extra comfort and decor in your home, though, work up one of these great crochet throws for beginners. 



How to Crochet a Blanket for Infants & Toddlers: 11 Crochet Afghan Patterns



If you're ready to move on from beginner crochet afghan patterns, check out our free eBook, How to Crochet a Blanket for Infants & Toddlers: 11 Crochet Afghan Patterns, for more easy and intermediate blankets just for little ones.


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