27 Modern Crochet Blanket Patterns

Crochet blankets are the perfect gift for any occasion. Many baby blankets can be completed in as little as a week. While large crochet blankets can take a month. Vintage patterns are not for everyone.

The old designs are outdated and sometimes ugly. The new modern crochet blanket patterns are guaranteed to please. They have cleaner lines and simple designs.

MODERN CROCHET BLANKET PATTERNS

What is a Modern Crochet Blanket?

A modern crochet blanket has clean lines and neutral colours. This type of blanket will change the way others think about crochet. Modern patterns are no longer complicated and busy. They have very few colours and the finished blanket will look good in any home.

Uses for a Modern Crochet Blanket

Blankets are not only for keeping warm on cold winter nights. There are many uses for modern crochet blankets.

  • Small blankets are perfect for travel
  • Home décor
  • Cuddling in front of a fire
  • Covering a stroller
  • Nursing cover
  •  A floor play mat
  • Keeping warm

27 Modern Crochet Blanket Patterns

Below are 27 of the most striking modern crochet blanket patterns available. They are versatile and impressive. We hope that you will be as impressed with these modern crochet blanket patterns as we are.

1. Contemporary Modern Crochet Afghan Blanket Pattern by RedSparrowCrochet

Contemporary Modern Crochet Afghan Blanket Pattern by RedSparrowCrochet

Stunning is the first thing that comes to mind when we look at this diamond patterned blanket. It would look stylish in any home. The pattern is well written and easy to follow. It is suitable for a beginner level crocheter and upward.

Get the Pattern by RedSparrowCrochet HERE

2. Diamond Heart Geometric Crochet Blanket by RedSparrowCrochet

Diamond Heart Geometric Crochet Blanket by RedSparrowCrochet

This log cabin inspired modern crochet blanket pattern looks amazing. The blanket size can easily be adjusted by using a larger or smaller hook. Create a baby blanket by using a smaller hook and lightweight yarn.

To complete this geometric crochet blanket, you will need to know how to chain, slip stitch, double crochet, and combine colours.

Get the Pattern by NoCoKnitDesigns HERE

3. Stripes Lap Modern Crochet Blanket Afghan Pattern by ArtByRochelleToomey

Stripes Lap Modern Crochet Blanket Afghan Pattern by ArtByRochelleToomey

This easy-to-follow pattern creates a gorgeous modern crochet blanket. The stitches make a luxurious thick blanket. The ends are decorated with a contrasting ribbed border. This crochet blanket will be perfect in almost any modern décor.

We would recommend this modern crochet blanket pattern for an intermediate level crocheter. You will need to know waist coat stitch, single crochet (double crochet in UK), back loop single crochet, and slip stitch.

Get the Pattern by ArtByRochelleToomey HERE

4. Modern Striped Baby Blanket Crochet Pattern from ChristaCoDesign

Modern Striped Baby Blanket Crochet Pattern from ChristaCoDesign

This modern striped baby blanket would make a great gift. The pattern creates an adorable cosy blanket. Change the colours of the large striped sections to make it for a girl or a boy.

This textured baby blanket pattern is easy. If you are an experienced beginner, you can crochet this blanket. The pattern includes 3 size options; stroller, throw and twin.

Get the Pattern from ChristaCoDesign HERE

5. Moss Stitch Modern Crochet Afghan Pattern from Daisy Farm Crafts

Moss Stitch Modern Crochet Afghan Pattern from Daisy Farm Crafts

This free modern crochet afghan pattern is perfect for a beginner crocheter. This simple design would look amazing in any home. Any type of yarn can be used to make this modern crochet blanket.

Get the Pattern from Daisy Farm Crafts HERE

6. Modern Crochet Afghan Pattern from CrochetML

Modern Crochet Afghan Pattern from CrochetML

If you are an intermediate crocheter looking for a striking modern crochet blanket pattern, this one is gorgeous. This pattern is easy, and every stitch is well explained.

The suggested monochromatic colours will look great in any home. Or use bright fun colours to make a gift for a girl.

Get the Pattern from CrochetML HERE

7. Peach Ripple Stitch Modern Crochet Blancket Pattern by LemonPeachDesigns

Peach Ripple Stitch Modern Crochet Blancket Pattern by LemonPeachDesigns

This baby blanket can easily be customised for a boy or a girl. The classic ripple pattern looks clean and elegant. A soft baby blanket will always be a favourite gift idea for any baby shower.

Show off you crochet talent by creating this modern crochet blanket. This blanket can be completed by an advanced beginner.

Get the Pattern by LemonPeachDesigns HERE

8. Classic Modern Subtle Ridges Baby Blanket by HotOffHelensHook

Classic Modern Subtle Ridges Baby Blanket by HotOffHelensHook

This modern crochet blanket will make an excellent baby shower gift. The finished design measures approximately 30” x 30”. The style is based on the cellular blankets used in hospitals for newborns.

The uniform stitches produce a clean modern blanket. The PDF pattern includes colour photos. This pattern is suitable for advanced beginners who know basic crochet stitches. 

Get the Pattern by HotOffHelensHook Here

9. Modern Bean Stitch Baby Blanket Crochet Pattern by Cloud9Knots

Modern Bean Stitch Baby Blanket Crochet Pattern by Cloud9Knots

You only need 3 colours to complete this stunning baby blanket. The finished design measures approximately 27” x 23”. It would be perfect for a boy or a girl. 

We would recommend this modern crochet afghan pattern for an intermediate level crocheter. You will need to know bean stitch, chain stitch, half-double crochet, single crochet, skip, and slip stitch.

Get the Pattern by Cloud9Knots HERE

10. Finley Crochet Baby Blanket from Easycrochet.com

Finley Crochet Baby Blanket from Easycrochet

Are you looking for a free modern crochet blanket pattern? This textured crochet baby blanket pattern has instructions for 4 different sizes; lovey, stroller, receiving and baby.

This baby blanket only uses two basic stitches. The modern crochet afghan pattern is beginner friendly, and the instructions are easy to understand.

Find the Pattern from Easycrochet.com HERE

11. Velvet Moss Baby Lapghan Crochet Pattern by BrechellesBoutique

Velvet Moss Baby Lapghan Crochet Pattern by BrechellesBoutique

The finished baby blanket is approximately 32” x 46.” It is fashionable, soft and the perfect size for snuggling. The instructions explain how to adjust the size of the blanket.  

The blanket was designed for experienced beginners as well as expert crocheters.

Find the Pattern by BrechellesBoutique HERE

12. Easy Modern Crochet Afghan Pattern from SimpleThingsByTia

Easy Modern Crochet Afghan Pattern from SimpleThingsByTia

Use baby blanket yarn to create this big, soft, and cushy blanket. This pattern is super easy and beginner-friendly. The finished blanket measures approximately 34” x 59”. If you are new to crochet, you can show off by completing this modern crochet blanket.

Get the Pattern From SimpleThingsByTia HERE

13. Modern Geometric Crochet Blanket by CrochetCorgi

Modern Geometric Crochet Blanket by CrochetCorgi

Are you a new crocheter looking for an easy to complete geometric crochet blanket? Do not look any further. This blanket does not use massive pieces. Instead, it is made from several individual hexagons that are seamed together.

This is an easy to complete beginner level crochet pattern. You will need to know how to chain stitch, double crochet, and slip stitch.

Get the Pattern by CrochetCorgi HERE

14. V Stitch Crochet Blanket Pattern by DaisyCittageDesigns

V Stitch Crochet Blanket Pattern by DaisyCittageDesigns

This beautiful modern crochet blanket pattern measures approximately 46” x 38”. The beachy colours are perfect for beach houses and lazy summer days. This crochet blanket can be completed quickly by an experienced beginner.

To make it even easier, there are two video tutorials included. One shows you how to create the stitches. The second one demonstrates how to add the optional fringe.

Get the Pattern by DaisyCittageDesigns HERE

15. Free Chevron Modern Crochet Blanket Pattern from Easy Crochet

Free Chevron Modern Crochet Blanket Pattern from Easy Crochet

Learn to crochet a chevron blanket with this easy pattern. Once you see how easy it is, it will quickly become one of your favorite patterns. Using neutral colours will help guarantee the blanket will look perfect in any home.

This free modern crochet blanket pattern was designed with an intermediate level crocheter in mind. The finished design is approximately 38”x 24”.

Get the Pattern from Easy Crochet HERE

16. Neutral Baby Modern Crochet Blanket Pattern by Annie Design

Neutral Baby Modern Crochet Blanket Pattern by Annie Design

Not all modern crochet blankets must have bold geometric patterns. This contemporary baby blanket pattern creates a squishy modern crochet blanket. The finished blanket measures approximately 28” x 36.”

Change the colour every 6 rows or use your stash of yarn to make a bright multicoloured blanket.

Find the Pattern by AnnieDesign HERE

17. Easy Half Herringbone Modern Crochet Afghan Pattern by SatterleeHome

Easy Half Herringbone Modern Crochet Afghan Pattern by SatterleeHome

Here is an easy baby blanket. If you are looking for a quick baby shower gift, you can complete this only quickly. The finished blanket measures approximately 29” x 29.”

The pattern is so easy it can even be completed by a beginner.

Find the Pattern by SatterleeHome HERE

18. Modern Crochet Blanket Pattern from Daisy Cottage Designs

Modern Crochet Blanket Pattern from Daisy Cottage Designs

This cute geometric crochet blanket is bright and fun. It would look good in any room. Use the rainbow inspired colours to add a pop of colour to your home.

It is recommended that you work a swatch before starting a full-sized blanket. The pattern is not hard, but it can take a little practice.

Get the Pattern from DaisyCottageDesigns HERE

19. The Enormous Squishy Modern Crochet Afghan Pattern by Annaboo’s House

The Enormous Squishy Modern Crochet Afghan Pattern by Annaboos House

Just as the name suggests, this blanket is enormous and squishy. By using big squishy yarn, you can complete this blanket in no time at all. The pattern has step by step instructions that are easy to understand.

If you need a pattern that you can get done fast, this one is it.

Get the Pattern by Annaboo’s House HERE

20. Super Bulky Herringbone Throw Blanket by MJsOffTheHookDesigns

Super Bulky Herringbone Throw Blanket by MJsOffTheHookDesigns

Super bulky blankets are always a great gift idea. You can count on this super bulky herringbone throw blanket to get used all the time. It is luxurious and plush.

The blanket pattern includes instructions for 2 different sizes; 28” x 46” and 28” x 86”.

Get the Pattern by MJsOffTheHookDesigns HERE

21. Crochet pattern modern rainbow gypsy afghan by TheHatandl

In love with the rainbows stress-relieving colors? Well, this pattern is for you. Get lost with an adventure to the rainbow by just covering yourself with rainbow crochet blanket. The pattern is easy and quick to made.

Pattern is written in English using standard American terms with step-by-step instructions and photos to help guide your hook to completion.

Crochet Pattern Modern Rainbow Gypsy Afghan

Get the Modern Rainbow Gypsy Afghan Pattern HERE

22. Buttons & Braids Blanket Crochet Pattern by TheHatandl

Can get enough with colorful crochet blankets? Get this step-by-step guide now! Perfect for afternoon rest. You get to enjoy stitching while chitchatting with your family.

Materials you will need:

Light (3) weight yarn – Knit Picks City Tweed DK yarn shown
Size H (5.0mm) crochet hook
Tapestry needle
14 Buttons (optional) – Buttons are decorative. Blanket can be made without them

Buttons & Braids Blanket Crochet Pattern

Get the Buttons & Braids Blanket Crochet Pattern HERE

23. Colourblock Fringe Crochet Blanket Pattern by RocketgirlCrochet

This pattern is suitable for beginners! It includes step-by-step guide with pictures. The design is simple yet classy.

Colourblock Fringe Crochet Blanket Pattern

Get the Colourblock Fringe Crochet Blanket Pattern HERE

24. Sunflower Crochet Blanket Pattern by Libbycraftmakes

This sunflower throw crochet pattern is a 13 page document including step by step photo tutorials on how to create this blanket. The instruction is written in English

Materials needed:

Walnut brown x 1 100g ball (322 yards per ball)
Citron Yellow x 3 100g balls (322 yards per ball)
Cypress Green x 2 100g balls (322 yards per ball)
Parchment x 2 100g balls (322 yards per ball)

Sunflower Crochet Blanket Pattern

Get the Sunflower Crochet Blanket Pattern HERE

25. Daisy Stripes Cottage Blanket Crochet Patterns by DaisyCottageDesigns

Create adorable stripe blankets with a beautiful picot edging guided by this pattern. Perfect for beginners. The guide comes into step-by-step instructions with corresponding photos.

Materials

cuddly yarn, acrylic yarn, baby yarn

Daisy Stripes Cottage Blanket Crochet Pattern

Get the pattern Daisy Stripes Cottage Designs here

26. Superhero Crochet Blanket Pattern by ACSCrochetShop

This pattern was mainly created for Corner to Corner crochet but can also be used as a cross stitch pattern. The pattern has the guides of stitching many superheroes.

Included Small Graphs are:

Superman
Batman
Super Girl
Batgirl
Green Lantern
Spiderman
The Flash
Cyborg
Iron Man
Captain America
The Hulk
Wonder Woman
Robin
Aqua Man
Martian Manhunter
Thor
Boom
Pow!
Bang
Smash!

*Included Large Graphs are:

Superman
Batman
Wonder Woman
Super Girl
Batgirl
Spider-Man
Captain America
Flash
DC

Superhero Crochet Blanket Patter

Get the Superhero Crochet Blanket Pattern HERE

27. Crochet Unicorn Blanket Pattern by BriAbbyHMA

The pattern’s guide is 13-pages. The pattern includes instructions to make this hooded unicorn blanket in either chunky yarn or worsted weight yarn. It is very detailed and there are pictures throughout to make things easy to understand. It is very worthy to purchase.

Crochet Unicorn Blanket Pattern

Get the Unicorn Crochet Blanket Pattern HERE

MODERN CROCHET BLANKETS ARE A GREAT GIFT FOR EVERYONE. FROM NEWBORN BABIES TO THE ELDERLY.

Crocheting a blanket for a friend or family member is a great way to show them how much you care. Do not put your skills to waste. Flaunt your crochet skills and make someone happy in the process.

Our list of crochet patterns includes a wide variety of designs. And there is a pattern available for every skill level. We hope these modern crocket blankets have inspired you to get out your hook and yarn.

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