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Where to Find Directions for Crocheting Afghans

By April 12, 2014

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You Can Customize Your Own Crocheted Afghan With Our Free Pattern and Instructions You Can Customize Your Own Crocheted Afghan With Our Free Pattern and Instructions. Photo Amy Solovay

Emilia says,

"I want to learn how to crochet an afghan. Where can I find directions for this?"

Welcome Emilia! Thanks for your interest; I am glad you got in touch. There are several resources I'd like you to consider taking a look at. Here are some links:

  • How to crochet a blanket -- This guide gives you a brief overview of the process from start to finish, and includes links to more in-depth tutorials and patterns you can use for crocheting your own blankets and afghans.

  • Free crochet afghan patterns -- This is our main directory of afghan patterns.

  • Easy crochet afghan patterns -- If you're new to crocheting, this page is a great starting place; it includes links to all our easiest patterns for your consideration.

  • Free crochet granny square patterns -- Granny squares are small projects, but if you work many of them you can combine them to make a fabulous afghan.

  • Unexpected Afghans is a fantastic pattern book filled with interesting afghan and pillow patterns. It features some outstanding designs.

  • Fair Isle to Crochet is a pattern book featuring beautiful afghans recommended for intermediate-level crocheters.

  • How to crochet -- This page links you up to instructions for crocheting basic stitches and learning the basic techniques you'll need to know.

I hope you'll find these resources helpful, and that you'll find the perfect afghan pattern to get started on.


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