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Free Crochet Pattern for a Checkerboard Afghan Square

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Crocheted Checkerboard Afghan Square
Crochet Afghan Square in a Checkerboard Pattern

Crochet Afghan Square in a Checkerboard Pattern

Photo © Amy Solovay, Licensed to About.com, Inc.

This checkerboard afghan square is crocheted in three different colors of Caron's Simply Soft acrylic yarn. (Compare prices.)

This photo accompanies the free crochet pattern for the afghan square.

Color Variations

If you'd like to re-color this design, there are many possibilities. For best results, make sure that color A contrasts with both colors B and C.

When viewing this photo, and all Internet photos, please keep in mind that colors appear differently on different computer monitors; I do attempt to match the colors as well as I can, but that's no guarantee that you are seeing the colors exactly as they appear in real life.

Checkerboard Designs

Checkerboards are popular patterns. They coordinate with many different types of decor, from traditional to contemporary. You might also want to check out our other checkerboard designs:

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