Best Stitches for Blankets

The Duchess Lace Stitch is perfect for an heirloom blanket.

Duchess Lace

Griddle Stitch

This closed stitch is perfect for a blanket that has texture but no holes.

Mini Bean Stitch

The mini bean stitch gives texture and is also a closed stitch.

Corner to Corner

The Corner to Corner technique (c2c) is a classic that works up quickly.

Simple V-Stitch

A simple V-stitch is a slightly open texture that's still warm and gives amazing drape.