Free Pattern Friday: Sugarplum Cables Afghan from Yarnspirations!

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Happy Free Pattern Friday! Today’s pattern is a bold and beautiful afghan pattern from our friends at Yarnspirations. This afghan is the perfect project to work up this time of year – the cozy, chunky yarn says “winter,” but the bright colors say “spring!” Let yourself get carried away with this colorful knitting pattern – […]

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Your Perfect Plaid: 8 Crochet Afghan Patterns

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Let’s face it, crochet afghans are a really great project to make (if you’ve got the time and the yarn, that is.) They make great gifts and fabulous home decor, they’re often repetitive enough that you can work them up in your sleep, and there’s always a sense of accomplishment from finishing such a large […]

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Top O’ the Mornin’ to Ya! 7 Easy Aran Afghan Patterns

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It might just be nostalgia for my Irish dancing days, but I’ve always absolutely loved aran patterns. From aran sweaters to socks, some of my fondest memories of fall and winter have been of wrapping up in comfy clothes and drinking hot chocolate by the window. But as any aran fan knows, those sweaters (the […]

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Afghans for All Occasions: Our Top 5 Crochet Afghan Collections

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Here at Stitch & Unwind, we love our afghans. We’re regularly bringing you roundups of crochet afghan patterns for whatever occasion you can think of, from baby showers to Christmas to summer vacations. But for those who truly love to crochet afghans, I understand – sometimes those posts just aren’t enough. Luckily, for times like […]

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Get Cozy: 12 Free Crochet Afghan Patterns

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Autumn is officially settling in and winter, as always, is right behind it. Before we know it we’ll be breaking out the heavy coats and scarves to try and shield ourselves from the cold weather. When it’s gloomy and gray outside and the thermostat drops anywhere below 60, it’s enough to make me want to […]

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We ♥ Round Afghans: 12 Easy Crochet Patterns

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I’m definitely the kind of person who spends most of my waking hours wrapped up in a blanket (when I’m not in public, that is). If there’s a couch or an armchair in my house, you can bet there’s some kind of afghan or throw folded up on it for easy access. I just really, […]

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Design Your Own Blanket Using Your Favorite Granny Square Patterns

Nine 4" granny squares, one 12" granny square, or four 6" granny squares join to create a 12" square block.

I’m Marie Segares from Underground Crafter. I’ve mentioned before that I love crochet granny squares, and recently, I shared three free 6” square patterns on Stitch and Unwind: Circle with Popcorn Square Mayapple Flower Square Summer Marigold Granny Square If you’re a granny square lover like me, you’ve probably made “stash buster” blankets combining a […]

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Somewhere Over the Rainbow Ripple Crochet Baby Blanket

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One of the my favorite go-to crochet baby blanket patterns is a simple ripple pattern.  You really can’t go wrong with a ripple or chevron crochet afghan pattern for baby; the pattern is quick to work up, easy to memorize and every new mother loves the finished results.  This crochet baby afghan pattern is perfect […]

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Sassy Stripes: 16 Cheerful Crochet Afghans to Brighten Your Day!

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One of the easiest ways to add a little extra color to your home decor is with a cheerfully colored crochet afghan. If you really want to up the “oomph” on that pop of color, try making a sassy striped crochet afghan pattern.  Not only will you be able to pick colors you love, but […]

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Charted Crochet Patterns: 7 Free Patterns

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Sometimes you will come across a crochet pattern that uses a chart to complete the design. Charts often allow you to create more than just a typical afghan or a classic crochet hat. The end result is intricate designs that make the crochet designs extra special and personalized. Charts are often used for crocheted afghans, […]

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