Crochet Mosaic Blanket Free Pattern + Tutorial

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This crochet mosaic blanket free pattern was inspired by my love for mixing colours. I love to play around with colours and see what the outcome will bring. And i was impressed.

crochet mosaic blanket

What is a crochet mosaic blanket?

A crochet mosaic blanket is a type of crochet blanket that features a distinctive design created using a technique known as mosaic crochet. Mosaic crochet is a crochet technique that uses a combination of stitches, typically single crochets and slip stitches, to create intricate patterns and designs within the fabric.

Can beginners crochet mosaic blankets?

While mosaic crochet blankets can be stunning and visually appealing, they can vary in complexity, and some mosaic patterns are more suitable for beginners than others. Here are some considerations for beginners who want to crochet mosaic blankets:

  • Choose Simple Patterns: If you’re new to crochet, it’s a good idea to start with simpler mosaic patterns. Look for patterns that have a limited number of colors and uncomplicated designs. As you gain experience, you can progress to more intricate patterns.
  • Practice Basic Stitches: Before attempting a crochet mosaic blanket, make sure you’re comfortable with basic crochet stitches, such as single crochet and slip stitch. Mosaic crochet involves working these stitches in specific ways to create the mosaic effect.
  • Follow Tutorials and Guides: Look for crochet mosaic blanket patterns that come with detailed instructions, charts, and tutorials. These resources can be invaluable for beginners, as they provide step-by-step guidance on how to create the mosaic design.
  • Start with Small Projects: If you’re feeling unsure, consider starting with a smaller mosaic crochet project, like a dishcloth or a pillow cover. These projects allow you to practice the technique on a smaller scale before tackling a full-sized blanket.
  • Use Variegated Yarn: Variegated yarn, which changes colors as you work, can simplify the color-changing aspect of mosaic crochet for beginners. It can create a beautiful effect without the need to switch yarn colors frequently.
  • Take Your Time: Mosaic crochet can be a bit slower than regular crochet, especially when following intricate patterns. Take your time, read the instructions carefully, and be patient as you work through the design.
  • Practice and Patience: As with any new crochet technique, practice is key. Don’t be discouraged if your first attempts don’t turn out perfectly. With practice, you’ll improve your skills and confidence.
  • Seek Help and Support: If you encounter challenges or have questions while working on a mosaic crochet project, don’t hesitate to seek help from online crochet communities, forums, or local crochet groups. Experienced crocheters can provide guidance and advice.

Remember that crochet mosaic blanket, like any crochet technique, becomes easier with practice. As you gain experience and confidence, you’ll be able to tackle more complex mosaic patterns and create stunning mosaic crochet blankets. Starting with simpler designs and gradually working your way up is a great approach for beginners.

Other crochet mosaic blanket patterns

The mosaic crochet blanket promises warmth where ever you are.
It is worked using the very simplest and regular stitches you know. The SC– Single crochet and the DC– Double crochet and yet keeps itself interesting as you go.

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See the FREE crochet Mosaic blanket pattern by scrolling down below or purchase the Inexpensive PDF Pattern from the Etsy shop. When you have made the mosaic crochet blanket be sure to  share the photo in our FaceBook group, tag us on Instagram and follow us on Pinterest.

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My favourite type of crochet blanket projects are the ones that are not entirely hard and also do not make me totally bored at the end.

I will be honest with you, working any project using the single crochet stitch requires some patience. So be sure to have that in mind as you are working on this mosaic crochet blanket

This pattern uses single crochet and double crochet to achieve the finished beautiful look, how you use the single and double crochet is where lies the secret, But i am about to share that with you so be sure to keep reading…

I will not say this mosaic blanket pattern is for beginners, even though the stitches are beginner friendly, the arrangement and having to read the chart may  be too much stress of a beginner. So  be sure to give the pattern a good read before you attempt to pick up the crochet hook.

Just a reminder that you can purchase the AD-FREE Printable PDF Pattern on Ribblr and shop around for other simple knit look patterns

crochet mosaic blanket free pattern

Learn mosaic crochet by crocheting this beautiful Afghan crochet pattern. If you love colour work but hate carrying yarn and changing colours, you will love this crochet Afghan!

Adding a double border eliminates having ends to weave in. The crochet pattern Includes a video tutorial

This mosaic Afghan crochet pattern is a great pattern to learn mosaic crochet. Once you get going, the pattern is very repetitive.

It looks stunning and complicated but believe me when I say it’s so much easier than you think! The pattern is simple to memorise and includes a video on my YouTube channel.

yarn required

1. Worsted Weight Yarn

 2. A – blue – 1400 (2000) yds 

3. B – grey – 800(1000) yds 



5.5 crochet hook 


 Measuring tape

Stitch markers

Yarn needle 


Blo – Back Loop Only 

Ch – Chain 

Dc – Double Crochet

 Flo – Front Loop Only 

Rep – Repeat 

RS- Right Side 

Sc – Single Crochet

 Sl – Slip 

Sp – Space 

St(s) – Stitch(es)

 WS – Wrong Side


14 sts and 15 rows equal to 4″ with 5.0mm crochet hook in sc back loop only

special stitches

Drop-down Dc – Drop-Down Double Crochet – Work a double crochet in the front loop of stitch 2 rows below.

finished measurements

Throw  50″ x 64″ 

Baby blanket  35″ x 44″

This pattern includes a baby and throw size blanket. This crochet blanket makes the perfect gift for a baby shower or housewarming.

You will need to know how to chain, make a double crochet, and single crochet stitch.

the mosaic blanket

This pattern is worked in multiples of 12 plus 3. For the baby blanket ch 112 plus 3, for a throw ch 182 plus 3. For Rows 1 -2 you will work your colors just back loop sc all along placing a sc into both loops for the first and last sc.

You will work row 1-25 as the pattern suggests, the rest will be a repetition of row 10-25 till you reach your desired size

how to read a mosaic crochet chart

The chart is read from right to left for each row. Rows are worked in alternating colours, as indicated on the left column. The entire row is worked in the colour stated. Ignore the colours displayed in each box; this shows how the pattern will look; you will not change colour throughout a row.

A blank box indicates you will work a sc in the blo. A box marked with an X indicates working a drop-down double crochet. Work a single crochet through both loops for the first and last stitch of a row. When working mosaic crochet in rows, you will cut the yarn at the end of every row.

Crochet Chart

Grab the crochet mosaic blanket chart here.

to make the double border

Connect your yarn at the centre of
your work with a different colour from
your entire project.
Ch 1 and place a sl st all the way
round chaining 2 at every corner.
Once you reach the end, connect
the border colour of your choice and
place dc all the way round . when
you reach a corner place a dc, ch2  and dc in the same ch. Rep for 3 rounds. To connect the border, align the front and back border so all stitches align and connect them with sc all the way round placing 3 sc in the corners. Cut off yarn at the end and weave in the ends.

how does it feel? you are done!!!!!

2 thoughts on “Crochet Mosaic Blanket Free Pattern + Tutorial”

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