In this post, you will see 17 free Christmas crochet blanket patterns.
The Holiday season is around the corner and it’s time to get festive.
Put your favorite Christmas music on, and pull out the Christmas tree, the ornaments, and all of your favorite festive decorations.
And there is nothing more festive than fluffy pillows and squish blankets you can decorate your furniture with, and make your house your own Christmas wonderland.
A Cozy blanket in fun Christmas colors is a great way to bring the holiday spirit.
Throws in white, red, green, and gold with matching pillows can upgrade your Christmas decor.
If you are not a monochrome kind of person and you like a fun design, there are many choices like Santa Claus patterns, snowflakes, candy cane, ornaments, Christmas stars, and many more festive patterns.
Crochet Patterns For Your Christmas Decor
If you are a maker and you love to crochet, Christmas is the best excuse to pull out your best yarn and your crochet hook and make your own Christmas decorations.
Making your own festive afghans is a great way to bring a handmade touch to your home decor.
And there are so many Christmas patterns online you can follow and make your own crochet blanket.
From simple designs to complicated stitches and motifs like snowflakes, Christmas trees, peppermints, presents, elves, Santa Claus, stars, and many more designs.
Afghan Patterns For All Skill Levels
No matter your skill level you can find a simple pattern and make an entire blanket using single crochet stitches and a cozy super bulky yarn.
Don’t forget to make a Christmas pillow to match!
And if you are a more experienced maker there are many patterns you can add to your Christmas crochet projects list.
Using more complicated techniques like the granny squares and the c crochet technique.
You can also experiment with more hard-to-use yarns like faux fur yarn.
Cozy Afghans for Christmas Gifts
Moreover, if you love making gifts for your friends and family for Christmas, a nice cozy crochet throw is a really fun gift.
A handmade gift really shows how much you care for them because it’s proof of how much thought went into choosing the specific pattern, and the yarn, and how many hours were spent on making this one-of-a-kind present.
Beautiful blankets especially can be an impressive present as it’s a big project, and a lot of work goes into making it.
Plus, if your loved ones have a new baby around Christmas, a squishy baby blanket is the best present you can give them.
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Free Crochet Christmas Blanket Patterns
So if you are ready to make your own holiday throw take a look at this round-up of throw patterns and you might find your next project.
1. Christmas Lights Blanket Pattern by ChristaCoDesigns
Crochet a fun throw blanket with a Christmas Lights design with this free crochet pattern by ChristaCoDesigns.
It’s a written pattern with photos to help you along.
2. Santa’s Blanket With Fur Border by Left In Knots
Make Santa’s blanket with a fun fur border with this free crochet pattern by Left in Knots.
This pattern will be one of your favorite designs for the holidays.
3. Hygge Holiday Throw by Make And Do Crew
Crochet a cozy blanket with a lovely texture with this free crochet pattern by Make And Do Crew.
It’s an easy pattern perfect for beginners, plus there is a video tutorial to help you along.
4. Gingerbread House Throw by Yarnspirations
Make a unique crochet blanket with this free crochet pattern by Yarnspirations.
The gingerbread house throw is made with red heart super saver yarn and it’s available for a free download on the Yarnspirations website.
5. Dusty Snowflake Throw by Yarnspirations
Crochet a snowflake afghan with this free crochet pattern by Yarnspirations.
The snowflake throw is made with red heart super saver yarn and it’s available for a free download on the Yarnspirations website.
6. Christmas Granny Afghan by Maria’s Blue Crayon
Make a beautiful granny square afghan with this free crochet pattern by Maria’s Blue Crayon.
For every granny square pattern a video tutorial to help you along.
7. Christmas Characters Crochet Blanket by Yarnspirations
Crochet a cozy blanket for Christmas with this free crochet pattern designed by Sarah of Repeat Crafter Me.
The pattern is available as a free download.
8. Christmas Star Throw by Yarnspirations
Make a crochet traditional throw afghan with this free crochet pattern by Yarnspirations.
The Christmas Star throw is made with red heart super saver yarn and it’s available for a free download on the Yarnspirations website.
9. Baby First Christmas Blanket by Luna Holmes
Crochet a squishy baby blanket with this free crochet baby blanket pattern by Luna Holmes.
The pattern is available as a free download on Ravelry.
10. Let It Snow Crochet Blanket & Pillow by Briana K Designs
Make a festive crochet blanket and pillow set with this free crochet pattern by Briana K Designs.
Perfect for the cold days of Christmas.
11. Elf’s Blanket With Fur Border by Left In Knots
Crochet a cozy blanket with a festive design and a fur border with this free crochet pattern by Left in Knots.
The perfect blanket for you or as a gift for a loved one.
13. Christmas Snowflake Afghan by Crafting Happiness
Crochet a comfy afghan with a snowflake motif with this free crochet pattern by Crafting Happiness.
A fun Christmas gift for a friend or a loved one.
14. Cozy Striped Moss Christmas Lapghan by Juniper And Oaks.
Make a cozy blanket with a striped moss motif stitch with this free crochet pattern by Juniper and Oaks.
The perfect throw blanket to cozy up with this Christmas.
15. Peppermint Throw And Pillow by Yarnspirations
Crochet a peppermint throw and pillow set for Christmas with this free crochet pattern by Yarnspirations.
The peppermint throw is made with red heart soft yarn and it’s available as a free download on the Yarnspirations website.
16. Vintage Red Truck Crochet Blanket by Nana’s Crafty Home
Make a fun I’ll be home for Christmas blanket with this free crochet pattern by Nana’s Crafty Home.
The blanket has a beautiful design with a red truck and a Christmas tree.
17. Country Christmas Afghan Crochet Pattern by Hooked on Homemade Happiness.
Crochet an intricate Christmas Afghan with this free crochet pattern by Hooked on Homemade Happiness.
The blanket is made with worsted weight yarn and the pattern creates a beautiful design.