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22 Quick and Easy Crochet Afghans + Bonus Video



Winter can be a very sad time in someone's life. I only say this because there are no colors surrounding you. During the summer the grass is green, there are leaves on the trees, the different flowers are blooming all around you. Winter doesn't give us that pleasure of enjoying all those colors for months at a time.

Quick and Easy Crochet Afghans

In any case, you can provide your own color inside your house. Crochet yourself some quick and easy crochet afghans that are nice and warm for the winter and even summer seasons. Depending on what yarn and stitch you use, you can use your afghan year-round. The colors will help brighten your winter months and keep that pop of color indoors for the summer.

Illuminate your home with this collection of 22 Quick and Easy Crochet Afghans and check out our friends at AllFreeCrochetAfghanPatterns for all the crochet afghan patterns you can imagine.

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Ripple Afghans
Baby Afghans

The Most Popular Patterns for Afghans: 16 Knit and Crochet Afghan Patterns from Lion Brand



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Squares Throw


Throw patterns are crochet afghan patterns that are medium in size. It usually doesn't cover your whole body, but just a portion of it. Sometimes throws have fringe on the bottom of them so you can distinguish them from a regular sized afghan. Crochet throws are also more for your home decor. You can just "throw" your afghan on the couch for a nice decoration or embellishment to the room. Their smaller size also makes them quick and easy crochet patterns to complete. 


  1. 5 1/2 Hour Throw
  2. Interlocked Granny Throw Afghan
  3. Andante Throw
  4. Squares Throw
  5. Granny Square Weekend Wonder
  6. No Beginning Chain Basket Throw
  7. World's Fastest Crochet Afghan Updated!
  8. Unforgettable Afghan
  9. Marvelous Mile a Minute Afghan Updated!
  10. Surprisingly Simple Christmas Afghan


Zig Zag Classic Ripple Afghan

Ripple Afghans

A ripple afghan often works up pretty quickly. Once the pattern has the first few rows and thereafter you will see a ripple pattern. This is kind of like a wave, which is defined with a nice ripple design. You can crochet these ripple afghans easily in one solid color, or try them in multiple colors to make it easier to see the ripple pattern. These easy crochet afghans are beautiful once they are completed.

  1. Ribbed Ripple Reversible Afghan
  2. Lace Ripple Afghan
  3. Zig Zag Classic Ripple Afghan
  4. Colorful Chevron Afghan
  5. Triple Ripple Crochet Afghan Pattern
  6. Rustic Ripple Crochet Afghan



Baby Afghans

Effortless Baby Afghan

Some people consider baby afghans to be a bit easier than an adult-sized afghan. There is less yarn required and it'll take you less time to crochet as it's a smaller size. These baby afghans will definitely keep your sleeping baby nice and warm and can make a great homemade gift idea for an expectant mom-to-be. Crochet a lovey blanket for a little added fun, or stick with regular baby crochet afghans that are a little faster to work up.

  1. Baby Ripple Afghan
  2. Baby's Favorite Blanket
  3. Rainbow Sunshine Lovey Blanket
  4. One Skein Lilac Blanket
  5. Effortless Baby Afghan
  6. Oceanic Baby Blanket


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Mar 30, 2014

why can't i open the ripple afghan pattern? it asks for my internet and offers me deals and after i did that and the page opened but now i am stuck. what shoulds i do or what can you do to help me. june watson p.s. i have a group of seniors over 80 including me and my mum will be 100 yrs old next yr and she has her own apartment. She goes to bingo twice a week and the casino ever week. She wants to try the ripple pattern and make one for her 2yr old grandaughter I can refer you if you can help me. i know how to do but i forgot the startl


Oct 7, 2013

wish i had octopus hands. so many items i am dying to make. christmas is just around the corner. love slouch hats and cowls to make for gifts. the amigrahams is great to make for - toys 4 tots. keep the free patterns coming. thanks.


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Aug 29, 2013

Nice ,But I have a lot of patterns listed But I'm always looking for new ones. I make throws and quilts for project Linus. all for Charity Dorothy Rhoades


Feb 18, 2013

I have a lot of red heart yarn, I planned on going to a beginner crochet class and we lost our entire house in Sandy. I don't know when we will be able to get back home. I'm so sad and would like to get my mind off this mess, and try a beginner project to start an afghan. Please help. With all my thanks, Donna


Mar 14, 2012

I am looking for The crochet pattern for the Butterfly Ripple afghan. Does any one have one to share?


Feb 20, 2012

I'am looking for a Balarina pattern afhgancan anyone help me out?


Jun 20, 2011

@ lubbockt 6530638 The site listed below is for a lapghan: You may find other patterns for picket fences by typing "picket fences crochet pattern" into your search engine. Good luck. Sweet Linda.


Mar 23, 2011

What a very usefull tip when starting to join together by allowing enough


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