Ways to Crochet a Blanket
Want some new ideas for crocheting a blanket? If so, grab some free patterns and plenty of design inspiration for afghans and blankets here.
Find free crochet patterns for many different types and styles of afghans.
How to Crochet an Afghan or Blanket
Here's a brief introduction to crocheting blankets; it's packed with examples plus links to free afghan patterns and resources to help you get started.
Free Crochet Patterns for Baby Afghans
This is the place to go to look through pictures and descriptions of multiple baby afghans. The list format makes it easy to view and select patterns. All the baby afghan patterns featured on the page are free for personal use.
Crocheted Afghan Squares
Grab bunches of free patterns and instructions for crocheting afghan squares.
How to Crochet Borders for Afghans
An afghan can be greatly enhanced by the border you use to finish it off. These border patterns and instructions will help you to choose and crochet the perfect edge for your blanket.
Striped Lace Baby Afghan Pattern
Find a free crochet pattern for a lovely striped baby afghan made using three colors of sport weight yarn.
These free afghan patterns all feature floral designs. Choices include afghans and throws featuring daisies, roses, sunflowers, abstract flowers, and other floral themes.
Find free crochet patterns for afghans featuring ripple, chevron or zigzag designs.
These free afghan patterns all have an Americana theme. Some resemble American flags; some feature a stars and stripes theme; some are red white and blue.
If you're looking for a no-brainer project with a skill level of "easy," these easy afghan patterns might be just the thing you need. These are all free crochet patterns.
Crochet Quilt Patterns
The afghans on this page all resemble quilts in some way. Most of the patterns on this page are free crochet patterns.
Shell Stitch Afghan Patterns to Crochet
Find free patterns for crocheting shell stitch afghans.
Patchwork Crochet Christmas Afghan
Here's a fun pattern recipe for crocheting your own unique patchwork-style Christmas afghan.
Afghan Squares With Diamond Motifs
This afghan square features a diamond motif; this gallery includes work-in-progress photos, a picture of the completed afghan square, plus free chart, free crochet pattern, and instructions. You can crochet this square multiple times, or use it with any of the other squares designed as coordinates.
Custom Crochet Afghan Pattern
This crocheted afghan is totally customizable!
Scrap Afghan Square -- Free Crochet Pattern
You can create a gorgeous afghan using this easy color blocked afghan square. The square can also be used for various other projects, including coordinating pillows or other items.
Free Crochet Pattern for a Checkerboard Afghan Square
This crocheted afghan square features a checkerboard design in three different colors. The free crochet pattern includes both written instructions and a charted design.
Heart Sampler Baby Afghan -- Free Crochet Pattern
This heart sampler baby afghan features a colorful mix of crocheted heart and checkerboard designs. The colorway shown in the photo is perfect for a baby girl, but I've included plenty of other ideas for baby boy colorways and gender-neutral colorways as well.
Diagonal Stripes Afghan Square
Enjoy this free crochet pattern for an afghan square with diagonal stripes. Use it for making afghans, blankets, bedspreads, or other projects This square has a wide variety of possible uses.
Crocheting Nested Squares
Nested squares for crocheting: Find free crochet charts, free crochet patterns and photos of crochet designs featuring nested squares.
Free Crochet Patterns for Mix and Match Afghan Squares
Put your creative skills to work! These mix and match afghan squares offer you many designs to try combining in various ways for an afghan that is totally unique.
Free Patterns for Granny Afghans
Granny afghans are easy and fun to crochet. Find free patterns for crocheting granny afghans here.
Pine Tree and Christmas Tree Afghan Squares
The pine tree is a much beloved symbol of the Christmas season, but you can crochet them all year around. Crochet a tree-themed afghan or other project using crocheted squares. Our free charts and patterns give you options for two different colorways -- one for Christmas and one for any time of year.
Mini Checkerboard Afghan Squares
This image gallery includes free charts and free crochet patterns for making afghan squares with a mini checkerboard design. These afghan squares coordinate with several others in a series, so you can use them to create an interesting patterned afghan.
Crocheted Afghan Squares With Frame Design
Get the free crochet pattern and charts for several colorways of the framed square.
Scrap Afghan Patterns
Is your living space cluttered up with little tiny yarn balls that you aren't quite sure how to use? If so, this page of scrap afghan patterns is exactly what you need.