Whether you crochet or knit, you're probably always on the lookout for your next project and afghans are a fun and fairly simple thing you can make. They make fun gifts for everyone, so check out this list of afghans and you'll probably be ready to head to the yarn store and stock up. Don't you just love a cozy, warm blanket?
Some of my favorite afghans are the ones that are a single color. This pink is fantastic, but you can choose any color you love best.
Via Crochet Granny Triangle Afghan
Aren't the scalloped edges on this afghan absolutely gorgeous? And I love the colors so much too!
Via Aran Quick Cable Knit Afghan ...
I can imagine wrapping up in this cozy afghan on a cold winter afternoon and watching movies with my kids.
A fun and interesting lacy pattern around the edges of an afghan makes it look feminine and beautiful.
Via Pass the Cereal: Chevron Blanket
Chevron is huge right now so this afghan is a masterpiece. I love how there's one stripe in a different color.
Via Arrowhead Striped Afghan - Patterns ...
The pattern is great and choosing neutral colors allows you to toss your afghan on any chair or bed in your home.
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The color palette on this afghan is stunning, but it's fun how the strips zig and zag instead of being straight.
Via Repeat Crafter Me: Crochet Daisy ...
What little girl wouldn't love to have this lovely afghan?
Via Pyramid Afghan - Crochet Afghan ...
If you're an experienced knitter or crocheter, you would have a lot of fun creating this masterpiece.
Via Harris Sisters GirlTalk: Spiderman Afghan
For all those superhero loving little boys and girls comes this adorable Spiderman themed afghan.
Via A Piece of Home - ...
I really wish I could work with yarn so I could create this wonderful blanket.
Via ABC Knitting Patterns - Lace ...
Thick stripes are just as much fun as thinner ones and create this really cool effect.
Via made: vintage fan ripple blanket ...
Don't be afraid to load your afghan up with color. That way it matches any surface you want to put it on. And it's so much fun to look at.
Via Matelassé Crochet Afghan Pattern Collection-Etsy
Isn't this one of the most beautiful afghans you've ever seen?
Via Plymouth Yarn F013 Dreambaby DK ...
What an adorable little afghan to create for a baby on the way.
Via Stitch Sampler Afghan in Scraps ...
The pattern of squares is a great way to use up all the leftover yarn on the skeins you haven't finished. I love this!
Via Let Freedom Ring
This patriotic afghan would be a great gift for anyone on your list.
Via Striped Colorful Bobble Stitch Crochet ...
This is so cute! It has so much texture and color. I'd love to have this on my bed. How about you?
This pattern is a bit more complicated, but the fact that it repeats ties the entire afghan together.
Via Lacy Shell Afghan
The yarn used to make this afghan is lightweight enough to be perfect for cool nights without making you too hot.
Via Sweetheart Ripple pattern by Kim ...
This stitch allows you to create a reversible quilt with waves on one side and hearts on the other.
This sweet little afghan would look great hanging over the side of your baby's crib.
Via Peacock Pretty Blanket pattern by ...
This is beautiful! An entire afghan that looks like a peacock's feather would be a sight to behold, don't you think?
Via Crochet Pattern Leaflet AMAZING STAR ...
The square blocks on this afghan are reminiscent of a quilt. It would look wonderful on a bed.
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Here's another great example of how you can crochet or knit something that looks like a quilt.
Via 22 Quick and Easy Crochet ...
The colors that make up this quilt are so perfect!
Via Ringtoss Afghan pattern by Barbara ...
There are a lot of words to describe this beauty. Awesome, beautiful, stunning. What else can you add?
Via Gramma Rita's Crochet, Etc.: Afghan ...
I love how the colors all blend so wonderfully together.
Via Floral Fiesta Afghan
It would be a lot of work to get all these pieces connected together, but it would be so worth it.
Via Granny Ripple Afghan pattern by ...
This pattern is wonderful and I love the color combo.
Do you like the look of an afghan on your furniture? I still have one my grandma made for me before I was even born. They are so cozy and homey! Which one of these is your favorite?
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