27 Chunky Knit Blanket Patterns

The S-tier god mode blanket to own right now is a chunky knit blanket. Throw it in your bed, over your couch, or over your honey’s shoulders and listen as the compliments roll in. Chunky knit blankets are stylish, soft and warm; a trifecta, really. Here are chunky knit blanket patterns to choose from.

Wrapping yourself up in something soft, warm, and cozy is one of the best feelings. So, it’s no wonder that chunky knit blankets are a favorite way to cozy up when winding down. Choose from simple textures, cables, oversized, baby blankets—or don’t choose and make them all! They all feel like a long hug!


1. Chunky Throw Blanket Knit Pattern by Mama In A Stitch

Cuddle up with this squishy throw all winter long! Featuring luxurious texture and a variety of stitches, this cozy blanket will hold your interest as you knit and watch the pattern emerge.  The wool blend yarn makes for a perfect winter accessory for your favorite chair or sofa.  You’ll find that it works up quickly with large needles and chunky yarn. 

Chunky Throw Blanket Knit Pattern by Mama In A Stitch

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2. Chunky Cable Knit Blanket Pattern by Pinecones And Purls

This Chunky Knit Blanket is a lovely sea of braid cables, is beautiful, warm and cozy. It’s perfect for snuggling in front of the fire or simply warming your toes while reading a good book in your favorite chair. Measuring at approximately 45 x 60 inches, it is large enough to share.

It looks lovely draped over your couch or favorite chair or at the foot of your bed. It makes a fantastic presentation in the guest room, creating a cozy, welcoming atmosphere that your guests will love. 

Chunky Cable Knit Blanket Pattern by Pinecones And Purls

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3. Big Stitch Throw Knitted Chunky Blanket Pattern by Red Heart

Let this lush, cushy blanket inspire a warm and welcoming vibe in any room. Use big needles as you work up this project in no time. It’s a fantastic novice project that lets you practice basic knitting techniques to build up your confidence.

Big Stitch Throw Knitted Chunky Blanket Pattern by Red Heart

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4. Chunky Knit Blanket Pattern by Mom Advice

This knit throw is made with chunky yarn, big knitting needles, and a little faux fur to finish. This warm and cozy project is affordable and happens to make beautiful Christmas gifts.

Chunky Knit Blanket Pattern by Mom Advice

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5. Free Chunky Knit Blanket Pattern by Gathered

Curl up on the sofa with our chunky knit blanket pattern cozy in the knitting and the snuggling up under, too. You will love its mix of classic lace style with a band up-to-date mustard border, in a color way that would work with any home. But you can easily switch yarn colours to make it match your decor, too. Add a bright modern border to this beautiful chunky knit blanket pattern, and bring your homeware bang up to date. 

Free Chunky Knit Blanket Pattern by Gathered

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6. Chunky Knit Baby Blanket Pattern by Mother Of Purl Patterns

This beautifully textured blanket is sure to become a nursery favorite. The combination of increases and decreases (on every row) make it a good project for a more experience knitter. It’s worked all in one piece, so there’s no sewing involved, and the pattern will create a deep wave at the cast on edge and a more subtle wave at the cast off. 

Chunky Knit Baby Blanket Pattern by Mother Of Purl Patterns

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7. Basketweave Chunky Knit Blanket Pattern by Flax And Twine

Chunky and absolutely fabulous, this arm knit basketweave blanket, which takes only a handful of hours to make, will soon be the envy of everyone in your life. Lush and full, the basketweave pattern adds just the right texture to the over-sized stitches and scale. This is just the thing to bring a spot of luxury to your bed or sofa.

Basketweave Chunky Knit Blanket Pattern by Flax And Twine

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8. Bubble Trouble Throw Blanket Knitting Pattern by Soave Knits

This Bubble Trouble Throw is a fun blanket perfect for snuggling up with! This piece is knit bottom-up and worked flat in bubble stitch with a border added at the end. This pattern includes instructions on how to do bubble stitch, how to achieve the stripe pattern in this photo, and how to add the finished border.

Bubble Trouble Throw Blanket Knitting Pattern by Soave Knits

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9. Sunset Chunky Knit Blanket Pattern by Knitting With Chopsticks

This reversible chunky knit blanket pattern (you get the mixed color effect on both sides!) is perfect for beginners. The only stitch you need is the knit stitch. The intricate-looking color mixes are simply achieved by switching yarn colors every few rows.

The blend of colors was inspired by the sky at sunset after a beautiful day. When the bleu mixes into pink and yellows with white clouds and you can’t separate each color anymore. The chunky soft yarn and garter stitch squish give this blanket the perfect coziness.

Sunset Chunky Knit Blanket Pattern by Knitting With Chopsticks

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10. Fall Cuddler Chunky Knit Blanket Pattern by Mama In A Stitch

This pattern is one blanket that every knitter should make because it will look lovely, keep you toasty on cool evenings, and make a great DIY gift idea. A beautiful variety of stitching, texture, and lofty yarn make this blanket fun to knit and super cozy to curl up with. Easy enough for advanced beginners and fun enough for any level.

Fall Cuddler Chunky Knit Blanket Pattern by Mama In A Stitch

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11. Easy Chunky Knit Blanket Pattern by Malloo Knits

You could easily make this chunky knit blanket, that’s full of texture in a couple of afternoons. Knitted with big needles (US 19/15.0 mm) and two strands of super bulky yarn held together. this blanket will be a fast and satisfying project.

Easy Chunky Knit Blanket Pattern by Malloo Knits

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12. Salerno Chunky Knit Blanket Pattern by Go Girl Knitting

Snuggle up with this Chunky Knit Salerno Blanket to keep warm. This super chunky blanket pattern knits up quick and leaves you with a beautiful accent to your home or gift. 

Salerno Chunky Knit Blanket Pattern by Go Girl Knitting

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13. Huge Chunky Knit Blanket Pattern by House Sparrow Nesting

This knitted blanket, which also answers to “oversized throw,” knits up as quickly, stylishly, and ready to chase the chills away, even as you’re knitting. This knitting project is perfect for the beginning knitter who is eager to learn, but isn’t so eager to get stuck under miles of never-ending scarf stitches. 

Lofty in nature as well as pursuit, the buttery, giant stitches offer a rich texture for your favorite spaces. This sweater-in-blanket-form is a goes-with-anything heirloom to keep you and your family warm, rosy-cheeked, and, importantly, Instagram-worthy when the snow falls (or when the air conditioner over-achieves). 

Huge Chunky Knit Blanket Pattern by House Sparrow Nesting

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14. Twisted Textures Knit Blanket Pattern by Yarnspirations

Stitch to impress with this stunning knit blanket featuring twisted cable diamonds accentuated by a solid pop of color using a surface slip stitch. This modern fringed blanket unfolds with a beautifully woven look. Stitch in knit, purl, knit 2 together decreases, surface slip stitch and twisted stitches to complete this impressive project. It’s a designer’s dream, adding color and visual interest to any interior setting.

Twisted Textures Knit Blanket Pattern by Yarnspirations

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15. Chunky Knitted Throw Blanket Pattern by The Snugglery Patterns

In this pattern, you’ll learn to knit this fun, fluffy stitch and incorporate the border and optional tassels for a “better than store bought” looking throw that knits up in no time! All you’ll need are 10mm circular needles and about 650 yards of your favorite super bulky weight yarn.

Chunky Knitted Throw Blanket Pattern by The Snugglery Patterns

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16. Super Chunky Knit Blanket Pattern by Sarah Jane Seamstress

Using a neat moss stitch border and simple stockinette stitch, the super chunky wool gives a great texture and warmth to this piece. The chunky wool makes this blanket knit very quickly allowing you to produce your own throw in just a weekend. The moss stitch border helps to keep the edges of the throw tidy and roll-free. This simple and elegant design makes a great gift and fits is well with any décor.

Super Chunky Knit Blanket Pattern by Sarah Jane Seamstress

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17. Chunky Ribbed Knit Blanket Pattern by All About Ami

This Chunky Ribbed Knit Blanket is such a luxurious blanket that is very simple to knit!  The two yarns used look so gorgeous together, and will match in any space! Adding fringe really elevates the blanket and gives such a polished finishing touch!

Chunky Ribbed Knit Blanket Pattern by All About Ami

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18. Chunky Baby Blanket Knitting Pattern by Sweater Babe

Here’s a fabulous, surprisingly easy-to-knit lace baby blanket! Using a chunky merino wool/acrylic blend yarn and big needles, this blanket knits up beautifully fast. Perfect for keeping baby warm in his/her stroller. Lightweight, despite the chunky look.

Knit it in a wonderful wavy lace pattern that is a great introduction to lace knitting for any beginner (as long as you know how to do a “yarn over” and to knit 2 stitches together, you are good to go!). Contrast color border is knit on in Garter stitch and creates a great finish.

Chunky Baby Blanket Knitting Pattern by Sweater Babe

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19. Twisted Cables Chunky Knit Blanket Pattern by The Blue Elephants

This blanket pattern features some really pretty twisted cables that are much easier to do than you would think. A simple pattern repeat creates this amazing texture. You will love the way the finished chunky knit blanket will turn out and how the cables will twist around each other to create a look that is so luxe and elegant.

Twisted Cables Chunky Knit Blanket Pattern by The Blue Elephants

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20. Chunky Knit Blanket Pattern by The Spruce Crafts

With jumbo-weight yarn and simple garter stitch, you can knit this chunky blanket in a jiffy! It’s easy enough for new knitters because it only uses one stitch and it makes a big impact in your home. 

The pattern for this is simple enough: knit every stitch in every row. But by mixing it up with some color blocking and adding fringe, you end up with a unique and playful afghan.

Chunky Knit Blanket Pattern by The Spruce Crafts

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21. Chunky Chevron Knit Baby Blanket Pattern by Jessie Rayot

This chunky chevron fast knit baby blanket is so much fun with its over-sized flair. The giant chevrons will fly off your needles in this 2 row repeat pattern. Once you master this, you can chevron everything! Knit on large needles with jumbo yarn, you can finish this blanket in no time at all.

Chunky Chevron Knit Baby Blanket Pattern by Jessie Rayot

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22. Seafarer Chunky Knit Blanket Pattern by Dahlia In Bloom

Inspired by the beautiful cables of a traditional Fisherman’s sweater, this Seafarer Throw will keep you cozy and warm all winter long! Knit with a super bulky and super soft yarn, it knits up in no time. 

Leave the edges simple, or add your own personal touches like fringe, tassels or even a faux fur and then snuggle up in front of the fire. 

Seafarer Chunky Knit Blanket Pattern by Dahlia In Bloom

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23. Criss-Cross Stripes Knit Blanket Pattern by Yarnspirations

Use 2 needle sizes and a simple crossed-stitch technique to create this fascinating knit blanket. Work in a garter stitch and crossed stitch combination to achieve the rich criss cross design that defines this cushy throw. Select any shade to enhance your space, or make it in white for a sophisticated and modern effect. This wonderfully textured throw is a true showpiece in any interior setting.

Criss-Cross Stripes Knit Blanket Pattern by Yarnspirations

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24. Lazy Cable Knit Blanket Pattern by Knit And Crochet Ever After

This lazy cable blanket is true to its name. The ambling cables twist their way slowly across the blanket to add fantastic texture without a lot of work. Using super bulky yarn, this blanket works up super quick.

Lazy Cable Knit Blanket Pattern by Knit And Crochet Ever After

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25. Flowers By The Fence Chunky Knit Blanket Pattern by Loose Loop Patterns

This rustic country cottage style blanket is inspired by colorful summer blossoms which features pretty floral lace, nupps and cable motifs.

 A beautiful and extremely warm piece, this Flowers by the Fence Blanket is knitted using Aran yarn and 8.00 mm circular needle in one piece, bottom up. By combining more advanced stitches with simple Seed (Moss) stitch borders, you are able to create a visually stunning snuggle.

Flowers By The Fence Chunky Knit Blanket Pattern by Loose Loop Patterns

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26. Fair Isle Chunky Knit Baby Blanket Pattern by Sofie White Designs

Add a beautiful Scandinavian touch to your baby nursery with this cozy and warm baby blanket knitted in chunky wool. Very versatile design done in fair isle technique for all who love modern and minimal home decor. Works very fast and has easy to remember stitches combo. Ideal for those who’d love to try fair isle for the first time. 

Fair Isle Chunky Knit Baby Blanket Pattern by Sofie White Designs

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27. Chunky Parquet Knit Blanket Pattern by Yarnspirations

Worked in simple garter stitch, this colorful blanket is a modern take on the classic parquet pattern. Beginning at the corner, each color block is picked and knit from the last, eliminating the need for seaming. You’ll practice the log-cabin technique, garter stitch and picking up stitches to create this satisfying project.

Simply select shades of your favorite chunky yarn to create a boldly designed knit blanket that’s a reflection of your personal style. It’s a modern layer of warmth that’s perfect for the living room, bedroom, den and more.

Chunky Parquet Knit Blanket Pattern by Yarnspirations

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