Are you looking for an extra cozy blanket to crochet? If so, The Granite Crochet Throw Blanket is among one of the top coziest blankets ever!
This chunky throw blanket currently has a permanent spot on my couch because my kids ask for it every day to snuggle. It is that soft! I almost forgot to mention that is uses just ONE stitch which means it’s a great beginner project to work on.
Did I convince you yet to make one? If so, read on down to find this easy crochet pattern that you can make in eight different sizes as well as the throw blanket size!
I can’t wait for you to check out this simple throw pattern but first let’s talk about the yarn you’ll want to have on hand.
The Yarn That’s Perfect For This Crochet Throw!
Can you imagine yourself snuggled up in this crochet throw blanket on a chilly fall day in front of a warm crackling fire? I know I can! I am all about cozy, and this blanket fits that description to a t!
I used Bernat Blanket Yarn from Yarnspirations, which happens to be one of the softest yarns imaginable! If you’d like to see more patterns with this yarn check out my post about the blankets you can make with this cozy yarn.
Once you work This type of yarn you will see that it is perfect for a blanket because it crochets up fast and is soft! Bulky yarn equals faster crochet projects.
You need to try it this yarn. You won’t regret it. Promise! I found mine at my local craft store, and it was pretty inexpensive with a coupon or if you want you can check out Amazon too!
This Blanket Uses Only One Crochet Stitch!
This chunky crochet blanket pattern uses just one crochet stitch! Yep, one! I ended up using single crochets for the entire crochet pattern.
The single crochets make it a great beginner crochet pattern for a new crocheter to try. If you can single crochet, then you definitely can crochet this blanket!
You can do it! Promise! I worked this example up in less than two weeks in the evening and watching my daughter at swim practice.
Are You Ready to Get Started on Your New Blanket?
Are you ready to crochet this easy blanket up now?
If so, you can purchase the AD-FREE PDF in our shop for on the go crocheting or keep reading down for the full, FREE crochet throw blanket pattern to use here on the blog.
Granite Crochet Throw Blanket Pattern
Skill Level: Basic
- Bernat Blanket Yarn: See Size Chart below for yardage
- 9 mm crochet hook
- Large yarn needle
- sc = single crochet
- st = stitch
- ch = chain
- rep = repeat
- 7 sts x 5 rows = 4″ x 4″
- Gauge pattern: Ch 8 and follow pattern as written below for 5 rows.
- Written in US terms
- Size can be adjusted by chaining any # to achieve the desired length
- Make a solid color blanket or use the random stripe generator to make a striped design.
- I changed yarn colors on mine when it came to the end of the ball of yarn.
Yardage & Skein Chart
The total skeins needed is calculated using the Bernat Blanket Yarn 10.5 oz, 201 yard size. If you use a different super bulky 6 yarn use yardage instead.
|Blanket Size||Total Yardage||Total Skeins|
|Blanket Size||Height||Width||Starting Ch||Rows|
The Blanket Pattern Steps
Ch 22 (54, 71, 75, 92, 117, 159, 190)
Row 1: In the second ch from the hook sc, sc into each ch across, turn. 21 (53, 70, 74, 91, 116, 158, 189)
Row 2: Ch 1, in the first st sc, sc into each st across, turn.
Row 3 – See chart for sizes: rep row 2.
- Fasten off yarn with scissors and weave in loose ends with yarn needle throughout the blanket
Did You Like the Granite Throw?
If you loved this pattern, then you will probably LOVE the Jane Crochet Throw Blanket too! Take a look at it in the link below.
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You may remember me using Bernat Blanket yarn to design my Sea Soft Baby Blanket from a few years ago. My sister still uses this until now, and it has held up amazingly well!
If you would like to make this blanket too, you can find the free super bulky crochet pattern here on Easy Crochet.