6 Crochet Stitches - Perfect For Blankets

List compiled by Janne Kleivset - Joy of Motion Crochet joyofmotioncrochet.com 

In this tutorial you can find 6 amazing crochet stitches! All of them perfect to crochet blankets or use for other crochet projects!

Crochet Stitches You Can Use To Crochet Blankets

The 6 Crochet Stitches for Blankets:

1. Granny Squares 2. Waffle Stitch 3. Fan Stitch 4. Herringbone Double Crochet 5. Singles and Doubles 6. Crunch Stitch Let's check out the details --->


The classic granny square is a great idea for a crochet blanket. It works up with many colors and the result is traditional. 

The waffle crochet stitch is a popular stitch pattern that every crocheter should try. It creates a thick result for optimal warmth.


The lovely fan crochet stitch is a great beginner friendly stitch pattern that looks amazing as a crochet blanket. 


The herringbone double crochet stitch is an amazing zig zagging crochet stitch that looks wonderful in all kinds of crochet projects, including blankets!


The singles and doubles stitch pattern is a beginner friendly pattern that works up amazingly as a simple crochet blanket without too much complexity!


The crochet crunch stitch is a great crochet stitch for blankets with lovely texture. It's easy to crochet for beginners and beyond!


Any Stitch Blanket Calculator 

We have a great blanket calculator so you can create crochet blankets using any stitch you'd like. 

Crochet Blanket Sizes

Find an overview of the common blanket sizes for different needs & pick the right one before you start crocheting.

Learn New Stitches

We have even more blanket crochet stitches on our blog. Like the bobble stitch, herringbone double crochet and many more! 

Want to Learn Crochet?

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