Here we have a close-up picture of a bunch of the checkerboard baby afghan squares you'll use to make the gingham check baby blanket.
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I find checkerboards simply fascinating; they're one of my favorite design themes. I use them often when designing baby blankets and other crochet projects. If you'd like to peruse some other projects with a checkerboard theme, you may also want to take a look at my heart sampler baby afghan, which features checkerboard designs combined with hearts.