Simple Crochet Blanket Pattern - A Free Crochet Pattern - Cross Stitched

Simple Crochet Blanket Pattern - A Free Crochet Pattern

Simple Crochet Blanket Pattern - A Free Crochet Pattern

Skill Level: Easy


  • Yarn needle
  • Scissors
  • Approx. 600 yards of worsted weight (4) yarn. Yarn used is discontinued, but Vanna’s Choice Lion Brand Yarn in Dusty Rose is a perfect substitute.
  • Size J crochet hook 6.00 MM

Finished Size

38″ x 30″ (inches)


  • This blanket pattern is written in standard US terms.
  • The pattern is worked between the chains/stitches of every row and not into the actual stitches.
  • Gauge is 9 stitches for every 4″.
  • Chain an even number to make this blanket bigger or smaller.

Blanket Pattern Steps

Row 1: chain 68 (in 4th chain from hook double crochet) double crochet in every chain across, turn. (64)

Row 2: chain 1, *single crochet in space between double crochets (from the previous row), repeat from * across, turn. (64)

Row 3: ch 3, in first stitch double crochet, double crochet in remaining stitches across row, turn. (64)

Row 4-72: Repeat rows 2-3 until you reach your desired length.


Weave in loose ends with a yarn needle.

Border (optional)

If you’d like to add a border for this blanket, a simple single crochet border is suggested.

How to change colors in crochet tutorial

Visit the tutorial on how to change colors in crochet for guidance on incorporating color changes into your project effectively.

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