Adelie Blanket

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Some things are classic for a reason. Just like there is a reason that granny square crochet projects will always be in style. Something about them will always be comforting. Nostalgia is in the air anytime a granny square blanket is near. When you are ready for a spell of nostalgia and comfort, grab this granny square crochet blanket pattern, the Adelie Granny Square Blanket.

Adelie Blanket Free Pattern

Adelie Blanket FreePattern

The Adelie granny square baby blanket is a classic granny square throw blanket with a couple of modern twists: a delicate woven border and decorative seams make this heirloom truly unique.


• baby blanket: 82 cm by 118 cm / 32.25” by 46.5”.
• Beginner friendly
• Made out of classic granny squares with decorative seams (tips and tricks included)
• Delicate woven blanket border (easy to make!)
• Techniques used / Special stitches: Full explanations are given in the pattern.
• US crochet notations
• Illustrated step-by-step photos


• Katia Yarns Merino Classic (DK weight 3, 52% merino super wash, 48% acrylic, 100g/3.5oz, 240m/262yd) held double:
o 3 skeins in white (1) (MC)
o 2 skeins in emerald (78) (color A)
o 2 skeins in dark rose (69) (color B)
o 2 skeins in very light grey (38) (color C)
• Katia Yarns Merino Aran (worsted weight 4, 52% merino super wash, 48% acrylic, 100g/3.5oz, 155m/169yd):
o 2 skeins in dark rose (54) (color D)
o 2 skeins in reseda green (91) (color E)
o 2 skeins in jeans (79) (color F)

You can easily substitute with any worsted weight yarn or DK weight yarn held double (check your gauge).

• 5.5 mm / US I – 9 hook
• 6 mm / US J – 10 hook
• Tapestry needle.

As there is quite a lot of sewing involved, I recommend using stainless steel needles. I have done it with cheap plastic ones in the past but they kept breaking and got stuck in the fabric more easily.

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