Crochet Blanket Patterns by Yarn Weight
Do you have a favorite brand of yarn? Perhaps you prefer one yarn weight over another. We would usually say "whatever is softest on the skin," but there are so many soft yarn weights to choose from. You can find patterns with your favorite weight with these Crochet Blanket Patterns by Yarn Weight. We've got patterns that use worsted weight yarn, light weight and DK yarn, as well as bulky and even super bulky yarn.
Most crochet blanket patterns use worsted weight or medium weight yarn. The label for this yarn is "4" when you look at yarn either at the store or online. There are so many patterns to choose from for this yarn weight!
Light weight or DK (double knit) yarn is very popular for baby blanket crochet patterns. The lightness and softness of the yarn weight really makes baby happy. Light weight/DK yarn says "3" on the yarn label.
Bulky yarn is a cold-weather favorite to be sure. It'll keep you warm no matter what you make out of it! and it'll make any big project go a lot faster! Bulky yarn will say "5" on the label.