No matter the year, the season, the month, or the day, there never seems to be a bad time to start your own knit or crochet afghan. It’s easy to see why, these patterns fun to make, you can get a lot of use out of one well-crafted blanket, and there are plenty of tutorials out there for effortless afghans!
They’re far more interesting to use than a store-bought fleece and tend to last much longer. Have you ever heard of people passing down their old screen-printed, fleece blankets before? No, you haven’t. But, you definitely have heard of hand-me-down knit afghans, or crochet afghans, being passed through the hands of generations.
So, now that I’ve waxed poetic about the glory of hand-made afghans, I’m guessing you want to make one. The good news is there are plenty of easy ways to go about it!
Got some crochet hooks? Great, AllFreeCrochet has plenty of interesting and easy crochet patterns. These crochet afghan patterns will be flying off your hook by the end of today.
Got some knitting needles? Perfect! AllFreeKnitting has some lovely knit afghan patterns just for you too. Those jumbo-knit afghans always looked super comfy, didn’t they?
Perhaps you have nothing but a dream. No worries! Here’s an arm knitting tutorial that’s just for you! All you need is a couple skeins of yarn you like and two solid arms (they don’t even have to be yours)!
Here are 12 Insanely Effortless Afghan Patterns to warm your feet and brighten your home with!
Arm Knit Afghans