Creating a unique and heartfelt wedding gift can sometimes be challenging, but a handcrafted crochet wedding blanket is the perfect solution! These beautiful keepsakes not only carry sentimental value but also serve as a warm, cozy reminder of the love and commitment shared on that wedding day. With each stitch, you're weaving your best wishes and affection into a masterpiece that will be cherished for years to come.
We've collected a variety of lovely, free patterns appropriate for all skill levels to help you make the ultimate crochet wedding blanket. Whether you're a seasoned crocheter or just starting out, you'll discover the right project to make a memorable and heartfelt wedding gift. Grab your hook and yarn, and let's begin crafting a love-infused keepsakes!
Free Crochet Wedding Blanket Patterns – Top Picks
1. Irish Accent Afghan
The Irish Accent Afghan is a lovely addition to any newlywed’s room. This pattern uses Red Heart Super Saver Jumbo yarn to create rich lace panels that are then joined together to form the blanket's master panels. Create a beautiful openwork motif suitable for any time of year by demonstrating your single, double, and half-double crochet skills with a U.S. I/9 (5.5 mm) crochet hook. The fringe has an extra row of knots for a delightful bohemian feel, making this a delicate item suitable for year-round wear.
2. Lattice Weave Throw
Wrap yourselves in the love and warmth of the Lattice Weave Throw, a stunning crochet pattern that radiates timeless beauty, perfect for both modern and traditional wedding décor. This free crochet throw pattern is a dream for intermediate-level crocheters, using a size U.S. K/10 (6 mm) crochet hook to create a masterpiece. Admire the stunning stitch definition of this throw, which will melt your heart whether you opt for a neutral shade or infuse it with brighter hues. Not only is it an easy-care blanket, but it's also a symbol of your love, promising years of cozy comfort for your family.
3. Lattice Lapghan
Lattice Lapghan crochet combines fashion and affection for pure joy. This pattern uses a size U.S. H/8 (5 mm) crochet hook to create a lovely lattice design that symbolizes the couple's love. You may create a one-of-a-kind blanket that reflects your love story with Red Heart Super Saver O’Go's stunning hues. This blanket is 38″ x 46″ and is ideal for snuggling with a loved one or decorating your house. Crochet this Crocheted Wedding Blanket Pattern for everlasting love!
4. Light and Airy Afghan Crochet
Unveil the allure of this 50 inches x 60 inches openwork afghan, crafted with a 5mm hook, blending double, single, and treble crochet stitches. Its lightweight, natural feel makes it a perfect addition to your home décor. With Patons Canadiana's wide variety of shades, you can customize this piece to match your taste, bringing a touch of warmth and personality to any space, inviting you to snuggle up and enjoy its comforting embrace.
5. Basketweave Afghan
The Basketweave Afghan is a stunning piece that offers a warm, basket-like texture. The simple yet elegant pattern results in a sentimental and practical keepsake that's perfect for those looking to grow their crochet skills. Measuring approximately 50 inches x 85 inches, this gorgeous afghan is primarily made using single crochet stitches. If you're a confident beginner or intermediate crocheter seeking to craft a luxurious and classic blanket, this is the perfect project for you! With its versatility, it will make a cherished gift for a wedding couple. Intermediate knowledge and experience in crocheting are required for this project.
6. Calming Waves Crochet Blanket
Embrace serenity with the Calming Waves crochet blanket, an easy-to-create pattern suitable for all skill levels. Measuring 55 inches x 60 inches, this plush blanket uses a size U.S. L/11 (8 mm) crochet hook and features simple techniques like a chain, single crochet, double crochet, and colorwork. Choose two contrasting shades of Bernat Blanket yarn to bring life to this soothing design, ensuring a perfect match for any interior setting. Curl up in the luxurious comfort of Calming Waves, and let tranquility wash over you as you enjoy the fruits of your craftsmanship.
7. Weekend Speedy
Embark on your crochet journey with the Weekend Speedy Throw, a beginner-friendly pattern designed for those seeking a quick, cozy project. Crafted with a U.S. P/Q (15 mm) crochet hook and measuring 48 inches x 61 ¼ inches, this tender blanket is a testament to your love story. By holding four strands of Red Heart Super Saver yarn together, you'll weave a luxurious, plush texture, embodying the comforting embrace of two souls intertwined. With over 100 shades available, tailor your throw to harmonize with your wedding theme, cherishing the delightful warmth of this sentimental heirloom for years to come.
8. Chevron Bobble Stripes Blanket
Add a touch of elegance to your wedding ceremony or reception with the handmade Chevron Bobble Crocheted Wedding Blanket! This romantic crochet blanket is infused with the most soothing hues of blue, creating a delicate tapestry that will warm your heart and your home. Skillfully crafted with a U.S. L/11 (8 mm) crochet hook and measuring 48 ½ inches x 59 inches, this exquisite blanket exudes warmth and tenderness, ideal for celebrating your everlasting bond. Gently alternate single and treble crochet stitches to create whimsical bobbles, forming a captivating chevron pattern that will leave you breathless. Adorned with a playful fringe, this enchanting throw is a testament to your love story, inviting cherished moments of togetherness and bliss.
9. Wedding Ring Crochet Quilt
The Wedding Ring Crochet Quilt is a beautiful and elegant choice for a special day. It will be a cherished keepsake for your wedding day. Designed by Kathleen Sams, this quilt measures approximately 63 inches x 80 inches and is perfect for snuggling with your significant other. The finished product boasts a stunning combination of single crochet, half double crochet, double crochet, double treble crochet, and treble crochet. This pattern is perfect for experienced crocheters, and you'll need a 5.5mm [US I-9] crochet hook to bring this masterpiece to life.
10. Be My Valentine Throw
Bring a touch of love and romance to your home with the Be My Valentine Crochet Throw. Designed by Roseanna Beck for Yarnspirations, this throw is the perfect gift for Valentine's Day, engagements, weddings, anniversaries, or simply as a cozy addition to your home. The classic shades of Red Heart Yarn bring a touch of warmth to the finished product, which measures 44 inches x 53 inches. This pattern requires a 5mm [US H-8] and 7mm crochet hook, and you'll be using double crochet, single crochet, and treble (triple) crochet to complete this project. So, get ready to cuddle up with your loved one under this cozy and beautiful throw!
These exquisite blankets are a testament to the power of love, creativity, and thoughtfulness, making them the perfect gift for any couple embarking on their lifelong journey together. Now is the perfect time to start your crochet journey and let the love flow through your fingertips!