Tunisian Crochet Blanket

7 Beautiful & Easy Tunisian Crochet Blanket Patterns

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Hey there crochet enthusiasts! Are you ready to dive into the world of Tunisian crochet and create a cozy and stylish Tunisian crochet blanket?

Tunisian crochet, also known as Afghan crochet, is a unique technique that produces a beautiful fabric with a lovely drape. 

In this blog post, we’re going to explore the art of Tunisian crochet and how you can use it to make a stunning blanket that will keep you warm and add a touch of handmade charm to your home.

Tunisian crochet is a hybrid of crochet and knitting, using a long hook to work the stitches in two passes. The result is a dense and squishy fabric that’s perfect for creating blankets with intricate patterns and textures. 

Whether you’re a seasoned Tunisian crocheter or a newbie looking to expand your skills, this project is a great way to explore the versatility of this technique and create a one-of-a-kind blanket that will be treasured for years to come.

In this blog post, we’ll take a closer look at the unique characteristics of Tunisian crochet, explore different stitch patterns that work well for blankets, and provide tips and tricks to help you create a gorgeous and snuggly blanket. 

So grab your Tunisian crochet hook and your favorite yarn, and let’s get ready to embark on a fun and rewarding crochet adventure!

Our team had a blast creating and reviewing these patterns and can’t wait to show them all to you. 

Supplies for Tunisian Crochet Blanket Patterns

  • Tunisian Hook
  • Yarn ( Each pattern has a recommended yarn)
  • Stitch markers (helps with counting)

Tunisian Crochet Tutorial

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Tunisian Crochet Blanket PatternTunisian Crochet Tutorial

Crochet Skill Levels: Advanced beginner-intermediate

​This pattern is a bestseller on Etsy, and we totally understand why. It is gorgeous, and you can totally use different colors to suite your own tastes. It uses basic Tunisian crochet stitches and is so much fun to make. 

​Emmie reviewed this for our team and said it was a great blanket with Tunisian simple stitch and a video tutorial that was so helpful.

She said the pattern was straight forward and easy if you understand the basic stitches. 

It can easily be adjusted for different sizes, and the color changes make this blanket one that people will ask where you got it from when you display it in your home. 

Tunisian Crochet Baby Blanket

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Tunisian crochet blanket pattern: Tunisian Crochet Baby Blanket

Crochet skill level: advanced beginner to intermediate crocheter

Confession, I love this Tunisian crochet pattern. I love the bright colors and wanted one done in deep jewel colors. I didn’t do it as a baby blanket, instead I am wrapped up in it as I type this sentence. 

I loved that you receive both a Printer-Friendly version of the blanket pattern and a Screen-Friendly version that’s optimized for viewing on your phone and tablet.

Additionally, you’ll gain access to a special link for a comprehensive video tutorial available on YouTube.

This pattern is designed for individuals with intermediate crochet skills or beginners in Tunisian crochet. It calls for multiple colors of Worsted Weight yarn, with the sample blanket utilizing around 10 skeins of yarn.

To successfully complete this project, you should have a basic understanding of crochet, be familiar with color changes, and have experience with the Tunisian Simple Stitch.

The border only requires the Back Post and Front Post Double Crochet, which are also covered in the pattern and the accompanying video tutorial, in case you need further guidance.

I found the video really easy to follow along with the pattern.  It was a super fun blanket to make, and this Tunisian crochet project is super warm when it comes to crochet blankets.  

If you are new to Tunisian crochet, check out the Tunisian crochet stitches post that includes video tutorials for each stitch. Once you get the stitches down, you can easily make Tunisian crochet baby blankets for any afghan pattern.

Easy Tunisian Crochet Blanket

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Tunisian Crochet Blanket Pattern: Easy Tunisian crochet blanket

Crochet Skill Level: Advanced beginner to intermediate

I love the softness of these colors, but you can easily change it to brighter colors to fit your personality or home decor.  Here’s a great description of what the pattern is and includes:

This contemporary and elegantly striped blanket utilizes Tunisian Crochet to achieve a grid-like texture on the front and a surprising knit-like appearance on the back.

The digital PDF is tailored for printing, available as an instant download, and includes:

  • – A supply list with convenient links for purchasing
  • – Abbreviations used
  • – Pattern notes
  • – Complete written instructions
  • – Full-page color chart with symbols for effortless printing

Jackie created this blanket as part of our review process. She said it took about 2 days and that the video tutorial was super easy to follow.

She said it is super soft and even if it is your first time making a blanket, you can do it as long as you understand the basic Tunisian crochet stitches. 

This blanket would make the perfect baby shower gift. It would be a cozy blanket for both momma and baby. Make sure and use your stitch marker to help keep you on track for this perfect pattern.

Tunisian Crochet Blanket

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Tunisian Crochet Blanket Pattern: Tunisian Crochet Blanket

Crochet Skill levels: Advanced beginner-intermediate

When you see this blanket, do you not want to crawl up on the couch and take a nap? 

Thanks to the super bulky weight yarn and large hook, this entire blanket project works up quickly. It can easily be done in different colours or a solid color depending on your personal preference.  Either way, it makes a beautiful Tunisian crochet blanket.

This pattern utilizes Tunisian crochet skills and includes the following sizes in the complete PDF crochet pattern:

Throw: approximately 45″ x 50″ (size can be easily adjusted)

You will also need a 19/15 mm Tunisian afghan hook.

​Adeline created this blanket for us and said it was super easy to follow. The bulky yarn weight takes a little getting used to but she said that once you get the hang, it comes together super quick. 

Her daughter-in-law came over and was curled up in it, and on her next visit brought yarn and asked Adeline to make her a blanket. No better compliment for for this Tunisian crochet blanket project.

Tunisian Blanket Crochet Patterns

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Tunisian Crochet Blanket Pattern: Tunisian Blanket Crochet Patterns

Not just 1 pattern but 5. These Tunisian blankets will make the perfect throw for your couch or the perfect gift. The 5 blankets featured in this collection are incredibly simple to create, as each one follows a straightforward and repetitive pattern using just two stitches! 

Additionally, they are bordered with a reverse stitch to prevent any curling, and can be made with just one or two skeins of Lion Brand  yarn: Pound of Love yarn.

Once completed, these blankets boast a delightful texture, offering a soft and snugly feel, making them perfect for snuggling up on the couch with a good book or movie.

Ann reviewed these patterns for us and made I believe 2 of the patterns so far. She used a few colors of yarn and they turned out gorgeous.  

She said it uses basic Tunisian stitches and great if looking for new patterns because you save money buying the bundle of 5. 

Furthermore, she also loved that it is only 2 different Tunisian stitches that make up each pattern, so you can easily learn a stitch and finish a project. 

PS if you are new to Tunisian crochet check out the post on this type of crochet. 

Tunisian Crochet Throw Blanket

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Tunisian Crochet Blanket Pattern: Tunisian Crochet Throw Blanket

Introducing the Griffin blanket, a Tunisian crochet pattern that combines two distinct stitches – a classic stitch and a textured stitch.

By using a blend of self-striping yarn and a solid color, the stripes are accentuated, resulting in a beautifully striped blanket with a delightfully squishy texture that’s perfect for cozying up under.

This pattern is beginner-friendly, requiring only a bit of Tunisian crochet knowledge. It’s rated as an advanced beginner in Tunisian crochet skill level and is presented in standard US terms. 

To create this blanket, you’ll need Lion Brand Pound of Love (1 skein) and Lion Brand Mandala (4 cakes), along with a 7mm Tunisian crochet hook with a long cable. The package includes a printable crochet pattern and a video tutorial.

We know several people who have made this blanket. Again and again they say, the pattern is easy to follow and the video tutorial makes it easy if you get stuck or need a visual.

The designer has other amazing patterns you need to check out. 

Everyone also said that with some basic Tunisian crochet stitch knowledge, you can easily make this blanket. 

Tunisian Stitch Crochet Blanket

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Tunisian Crochet Blanket Pattern: Tunisian Stitch Crochet Blanket

This crochet blanket pattern showcases stunning faux fur edging and incorporates two exquisite Tunisian crochet stitches. It’s our unique crochet interpretation of the Pendleton® Yakima Faux Fur Back Stripe Throw. 

With its lovely knit stitches and faux fur edging, you’ll enjoy a luxuriously soft and cozy heavy crochet blanket, perfect for snuggling up during the chilly fall and winter seasons.

This pattern is designed for crocheters with an intermediate level of skill in Tunisian crochet and is presented in standard US terms. 

To create this blanket, you’ll need 1 1/2 skeins of Lion Brand Pound of Love and 7 skeins of Lion Brand Color Theory, along with an 8mm Tunisian crochet hook with a long cable, a 6.5mm regular crochet hook, and an 8mm regular crochet hook for the border.

The pattern includes a printable crochet pattern and a video tutorial.

Rosalynn reviewed this for us. She said the pattern is very straightforward forward and the video is an added bonus.  You can easily change the colors and make it fit your decor as she did. 

Well, how about all these beautiful Tunisian crochet blanket patterns? Did you find one you are going to try? Let us know in the comments. 

Tunisian Crochet Patterns:

​Since you have the hang of Tunisian crochet, how about a few more patterns to try your hand at with this crochet technique? Here are some of our favorites and we added as we review and find more so make sure to be on our email list to learn when we post a new pattern. 

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