Mermaid Tail Blanket Crochet Patterns For Kids & Adults

Crochet Blanket Patterns - Mermaid Tail Blanket

Mermaid Tail Blanket crochet patterns for kids and adults has something for everyone who wants to take the splash. If you browse crochet blogs, you’ve probably noticed the trending crochet mermaid tail blankets. And we’re guessing you want to stitch one up! Good news: Plenty of designers have created mermaid tail patterns that fit adults as well as babies, children, and teens.

These crochet mermaid tails span plenty of different skill levels. Beginner crocheters can stick with more basic tails. While experienced crocheters might want to try a more textured blanket that involves an advanced stitch. Many include a variety of ripple stitches and the crocodile stitch is popular too.  You can take a class in how to crochet the perfect crocodile stitch in readiness for your project, or even use it to design your own!


1. Ribbed Crochet Mermaid Tail Blanket Pattern by The Snugglery Patterns

With this crochet pattern, you will learn to create this crocheted mermaid tail blanket with its chic ribbing and intricate, detailed tail fin.

This blanket goes a step beyond “super bulky” and uses Jumbo weight yarn and a size Q hook so it works up extra fast.

Vertical ribbing enhances the design and makes for a particularly warm lapghan.

Ribbed Crochet Mermaid Tail Blanket Pattern by The Snugglery Patterns

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2. Free Crochet Mermaid Tail Blanket Pattern by The Friendly Red Fox

 Free Crochet Mermaid Tail Blanket Pattern by The Friendly Red Fox

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3. Crochet Mermaid Tail Blanket Pattern by Emma Crochet Design 4 U

Crochet Mermaid Tail Blanket Pattern by Emma Crochet Design 4 U

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4. Sophie Mermaid Tail Blanket Crochet Pattern by Little Panda Mommy

This Sophie Mermaid Tail Blanket Crochet Pattern uses a shell stitch that looks a lot like the scales of a mermaid.

In addition to crochet shell stitch, this pattern uses post stitches as well as basic stitches, including double crochet.

What’s really neat about this crochet pattern is that it’s designed as a classic mermaid tail blanket, but it can also be adapted to wear as a scarf.

Sophie Mermaid Tail Blanket Crochet Pattern by Little Panda Mommy

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5. Rainbow Sparkle Mermaid Tail Blanket Crochet Pattern by MJs Off The Hook Designs

Rainbow Sparkle Mermaid Tail Blanket Crochet Pattern by MJs Off The Hook Designs

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6. Adult Mermaid Tail Blanket Pattern by Hooked By Robin Bray

This mermaid tail blanket l is made using 3 strands of yarn worked together on a 10mm hook and work up to be approximately 42 inches in length excluding the tail fin and so are lap-sized for an average adult.

The tail is a foot pouch which then opens up at the back to become a standard blanket so it is easy to get and out of.

This also gives you more flexibility for any alterations you may need to make for the height and width of the tail you wish to make.

Adult Mermaid Tail Blanket Pattern by Hooked By Robin Bray

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7. Baby Mermaid Tail Blanket Pattern by Hooked Strands Crochet

Baby Mermaid Tail Blanket Pattern by Hooked Strands Crochet

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8. Free Mermaid Tail Crochet Pattern by Love To Know

Make your little mermaid smile in this cute and cozy crochet mermaid tail that is constructed like a bag.

The free crochet pattern features a shell stitch to resemble fish scales throughout the entire body.

This is a child-tween size design and will fit someone who is four to five feet tall. It has an opening in the back that allows the tail to be wrapped around the body as tightly as your little fish would like.

Free Mermaid Tail Crochet Pattern by Love To Know

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9. Mermaid Baby Blanket Crochet Pattern by Owl B Hooked

This Mermaid Baby Blanket Crochet Pattern is a very easy pattern to read and this blanket works up fast for that mermaid or merman lover in your life!

It features a subtle mermaid scale design with no need for several color changes or ends to weave in. Or add all the color your heart desires!

Mermaid Baby Blanket Crochet Pattern by Owl B Hooked

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10. Mermaid Tail Blanket Crochet Pattern by Les Creations Manon

Mermaid Tail Blanket Crochet Pattern by Les Creations Manon

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11. Crocodile Stitch Mermaid Tail Blanket by All About Ami

Crocodile Stitch Mermaid Tail Blanket by All About Ami

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12. Tunisian Mermaid Tail Blanket Crochet Pattern by Nadia Knits

Tunisian Mermaid Tail Blanket Crochet Pattern by Nadia Knits

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13. Mermaid Blanket Crochet Pattern by Crochet My Love

Mermaid Blanket Crochet Pattern by Crochet My Love

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14. Bulky Mermaid Tail Blanket Crochet Pattern by MJs Off The Hook Designs

Perfect to cozy up with on the couch – this bulky mermaid tail blanket is designed to cocoon around the calves and feet.

The pattern is designed to work up quickly using 2 strands of super bulky weight yarn and a 16mm Q hook.

It is suitable for a beginner and includes sizes for infants, children, adults, and large-sized adults.

Bulky Mermaid Tail Blanket Crochet Pattern by MJs Off The Hook Designs

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15. Easy Crochet Mermaid Tail Blanket Pattern by Sugar Threadz

This Easy Crochet Mermaid Tail Blanket Pattern is simple to make and a very beginner-friendly crochet project.

This blanket is designed into a cocoon shape so you can sit inside the mermaid tail and keep your feet and legs cozy warm.

It can be made in toddler, child, and adult sizes.

Easy Crochet Mermaid Tail Blanket Pattern by Sugar Threadz

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16. Crochet Mermaid Tail Blanket Free Pattern by B Hooked Crochet

This surprisingly simple crochet mermaid tail blanket is made using almost entirely double crochet stitches, including some worked in the back loop only.

The ruffles at the top add a creative flair to the design and also help to keep you comfy as you use the blanket.

This Crochet Mermaid Tail Blanket Free Pattern is made using self-striping yarn and comes in five sizes for all ages.

Crochet Mermaid Tail Blanket Free Pattern by B Hooked Crochet

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17. Crochet Mermaid Tail Blanket Pattern by Crochet Spot Patterns

This Crochet Mermaid Tail Blanket Pattern contains 3 sizes: toddler, child, and adult. If you’re looking for an in-between size, this pattern easily adjusted to make it any size you desire. 

This mermaid tail blanket is crocheted in the round from the bottom up using an easy shell stitch pattern.

The tail is crocheted with varying stitches of different heights to create the unique, curved shape.

Crochet a cute, mermaid tail blanket for anyone in the family – you can even crochet mother and daughter matching blankets!

Crochet Mermaid Tail Blanket Pattern by Crochet Spot Patterns

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18. Crochet Mermaid Blanket Pattern by Felted Button

If your little girl always dream of becoming a mermaid with lots of sparkle, jewel-tones of the sea, and fin-like texture – this mermaid blanket can bring your little one’s imagination to life!

This Crochet Mermaid Blanket Pattern is worked in simple motifs and the sparkly fringe is crocheted right along with the border to make it even simpler.

This mermaid tail blanket that will transform your little loved one into a sparkly mermaid and be treasured for years to come!

Crochet Mermaid Blanket Pattern by Felted Button

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19. Ripple Stitch Crochet Mermaid Tail Blanket Pattern by Emma Crochet Design 4 U

Ripple Stitch Crochet Mermaid Tail Blanket Pattern by Emma Crochet Design 4 U

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20. Quick Mermaid Tail Blanket Crochet Pattern by Peanut And Plum

Quick Mermaid Tail Blanket Crochet Pattern by Peanut And Plum

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21. Mermaid Tail Crochet Snuggle And Sleep Sack Pattern by Joann

Mermaid Tail Crochet Snuggle And Sleep Sack Pattern by Joann

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While you can find free crochet patterns for mermaid tail blankets, then tend to be a little plain. This is a project we think is worth investing in. To make it really special here you will find both the best of our favorite free and paid patterns.

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