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Honestly Easy Tunisian Crochet Afghan Pattern


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Honestly Easy Tunisian Crochet Afghan Pattern
Honestly Easy Tunisian Crochet Afghan Pattern
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Are you a beginner at Tunisian crochet? We've got a pattern especially for you: the Honestly Easy Tunisian Crochet Afghan Pattern. You won't have to be nervous to try this pattern because it's made as an intro to Tunisian crochet. There are diagrams for you to follow in addition to printable instructions. Pick whichever colors you like most for this crochet afghan, but we do really like the teal and sand colors in the example. This super bulky pattern will definitely keep you warm when the temperature drops.

If you need a refresher, check out our tutorial: How to Crochet the Tunisian Stitch + 8 Easy Patterns.


Crochet Hook: L/11 or 8 mm hook, M/13 or 9 mm hook

Yarn Weight: (6) Super Bulky/Super Chunky (4-11 stitches for 4 inches)

Crochet Gauge

9 sts and 8 rows = 4" (10 cm) with larger Tunisian hook in pat. 7 sc and 8 rows = 4" (10 cm) with smaller hook.

Finished Size: Approx 50" x 60" [127 x 152.5 cm].


  • Bernat® Blanket™ (10.5 oz/300 g; 220 yds/201 m)
    • Contrast A Teal Dreams (10736) 6 balls or 1310 yds/1197 m
    • Contrast B Sand (10014) 1 ball or 146 yds/134 m
  • Size U.S. M/13 (9 mm) flexible cable Tunisian crochet hook or size needed to obtain gauge.
  • Size U.S. L/11 (8 mm) standard crochet hook for edging.


























  1. Work all rows with RS of work facing.
  2. Work into horizontal bumps at back of foundation chain for 1st row.


With A and Tunisian hook, ch 102.

1st row: Forward pass: (Right to left). Draw up a loop in 2nd ch from hook. Draw up a loop in each rem ch to end of chain, leaving all loops on hook. 102 sts on hook. Do not turn.

Return pass: (Left to right after working Forward pass of each row). Yoh and draw through last loop on hook (edge st). *Yoh and draw through 2 loops. Rep from * until 1 loop rem on hook. Do not turn.
2nd row: Forward Pass: (Right to left). *1 Tps in next st. 1 Tss in next st. Rep from * to end of row. Return pass.
3rd row: Forward Pass: (Right to left). *1 Tss in next st. 1 Tps in next st. Rep from * to last 2 sts. 1 Tss in each of last 2 sts. Return pass.
Rep 2nd and 3rd rows for pat until work from beg measures approx 56" [142 cm].
Finishing Row: (Right to Left). *Sl st in next vertical bar. Rep from * to end of row. Fasten off.

With smaller standard crochet hook and RS facing, join B with sl st to top right corner of Blanket.
1st rnd: Ch 1. Work sc evenly around entire edge of Blanket having 3 sc in each corner. Join with sl st to first sc.
2nd rnd: Ch 1. 1 sc in each sc around, having 3 sc in each corner sc. Join with sl st to first sc. Fasten off.

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Here is a great way to practice the Tunisian simple and Tunisian purl stitch. This is a mindless pattern that you can work on while watching TV or sitting on your patio enjoying a spring or fall day. This pattern can also be worked up in a medium worsted weight yarn. Give it a try!

I love doing the Tunisian stitch, It's such a different way to crochet/knit. The only knitting I do. This pattern is so well written and easy to follow with pictures showing how to do the stitches. It's great that the pattern is right here on this page. Even a beginner can do this afghan. This is a great pattern to learn and make a few to give as gifts. Looking forward to making this Honestly Easy Tunisian Crochet Afghan. I have made scarfs and many blankets using the Tunisian stitch. Thank you so much for sharing this free crochet pattern.

Yes, I am a beginner at Tunisian crochet or I should say I am a pre-beginner as I have worked with this stitch yet even though I keep saying I am going to attempt it. Should I start off with an afghan to begin with or should I attempt a smaller project first?

Calling all crocheters who wants to try the Tunisian pattern. This Honestly Easy Tunisian Crochet Afghan Pattern is for you. Don't be afraid to try this new stitch. Before you know it, you're already enjoying doing the stitch and actually finishing the project. The pattern has been given to us right here and you can see that it is clearly written complete with diagrams for crocheters to understand. Thanks for sharing the pattern for free.

Correction "Calling all crocheters who want to try the Tunisian pattern". Thanks.

This pattern really was honestly easy! With a little help from online tutorials to view the stitches I was soon we'll on my way. I LOVE the Tunisian crochet technique and the finished rug is really special. Highly recommend giving this a try

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