12 Crochet Wheelchair Lapghans


12 Crochet Wheelchair Lapghans

Make a thoughtful gift for someone in a wheelchair with these free crochet lapghan patterns.

12 Crochet Wheelchair Lapghans

A lapghan-sized blanket, which is around 30" x 40", is ideal for many people, particularly those who spend a lot of time in chairs like the wheelchair-bound. To keep those people warm and cozy, you can make them a soft and cozy crochet lapghan.

Whether you are looking for blankets those in wheelchairs or just looking to make lap blankets for those in nursing homes, you will appreciate this selection. Plus, if you're looking to donate, these lapghans are ideal for nursing homes.

On this page, we have 12 Crochet Wheelchair Lapghans that are beautiful and comforting for anyone, especially people who can't easily move from chairs and need to have a blanket on hand. Make your loved ones a crochet afghan that's perfect for them. It's such a thoughtful handmade gift that they'll treasure.

These crochet blankets fit perfectly in chairs and definitely aren't lacking in style and substance. Some of these crochet wheelchair lapghans are lightweight and perfect for everyday use whereas others are warm and ideal for cold rooms or moving through the cold on a winter's day.

PLUS! Watch the video right below for our handy Crochet Arm Chair Organizer. This is the perfect companion piece to a lapghan. Use this organizer for a wheelchair, recliner, or any other chair or couch and never worry about keeping what you need near.

Crochet Wheelchair Lapghans

Take a look at these 12 amazing crochet afghans we think would be ideal for anyone in a wheelchair or who finds it difficult to get up for a blanket when they are cold. These lapghans are equal parts stylish and useful and we think there are so many captivating designs to choose from here.

Take a look at the blanket images and then the information and link below.

Wheelchair Lapghan Pattern

Delicate and cozy with a lovely texture, this wheelchair afghan from Kathy's Crochet Cabin is ideal for anyone. It's made with worsted weight and a 6mm hook and results in a blanket that's about 32" x 35".

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Denim & Ivory Lapghan

Not only is this crochet lapghan from Highland Hickory Designs gorgeous with an antique feel, but anyone would love to snuggle up in this person-sized blanket (the size is about 46" x 48"). It's made with worsted weight and a 5.25mm hook.

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Simply Mad Throw

This fantastic and fun wheelchair afghan pattern is a brilliant stash-buster. Use this free pattern by Madlandia Forever and use your own remnants and hook of choice to make your own version of this lovely piece in any size desired.

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Unforgettable 100th Birthday Lapghan

As soft as it looks, this stunning blanket in blue shades from Crochet 24/7 is going to make anyone smile and wrap themselves in it immediately. This pattern uses Red Heart's Unforgettable yarn and a 9mm hook. At around 36.5" x 24" it's an ideal size, too. ​​​​

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Classic Granny Square Throw

Now here's a classic style that anyone could appreciate and at a 56" square, it's a great size. This simple and elegant lapghan pattern from Yarnspirations uses 3 balls of Caron's  One Pound in Cream and a 6mm hook.

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Bernat Charity Lap Blanket

For lovers of piecing squares together to assemble a beautiful blanket, this charity-inspired crochet lapghan is ideal. Follow this free pattern from Heather's Crochet Blog for a blanket made with Bernat's Softee Chunky and a 6.5mm hook. It measures about 27" x 45".

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Crochet V-Stitch Lapghan

Make this thick and delightful crochet wheelchair afghan for any person who is always cold. This blanket measures around 37" x 44" and will warm anyone right up. Olives and Okra has created this lovely design that uses bulky yarn, the v-stitch, and a 9mm hook.

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Charity Pocket Lapghan

This graceful 33" x 39" granny lapghan pattern from Suzie's Stuff includes a useful pocket for holding essentials as well as ties that secure it to the chair. It uses worsted weight and a 5.5mm hook and is sure to please.

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Cancer Support Motifs Lap Blanket

Peach Unicorn put together this unbelievable motif blanket pattern for cancer awareness. The thoughtful messages made with puff stitches will make someone affected by cancer feel appreciated and loved with this gift. It uses colorful Caron Simply Soft yarn and 5mm hook. It's a larger lapghan, too, measuring 42" x 54".

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Aunt Norni's Shell Mini Afghan

Though this mini afghan from Simply Shoeboxes is only 12" x 15", it can easily be adjusted to any desired size. You can also use yarn and hooks of choice to make this pretty blanket your way.

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Austin Cables Throw

Lion Brand's Homespun Thick & Quick yarn is used for Moogly's stunning Austin Cables Throw. This crochet wheelchair lapghan pattern is super warm and perfect for a wheelchair. It uses a 15mm hook and measures 42" x 52".

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Quickest Granny Stripe Crochet Afghan

The Anarchist Knitter says of this pattern, "nothing says fast like a Q/15mm hook and 4 strands of yarn held together, right?" and we agree! It measures 32" x 46" and works up fast. It's a darling blanket pattern to make.

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I like person-sized blankets the best. I love wrapping it around my legs and feet to keep them warm.


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