Hospital waiting rooms, final exams, performance reviews–these are just a few examples of the places and situations that can make people feel tense. One of the best ways to combat anxiety is to focus on something else. Distractions that keep your mind occupied and your hands busy are the most effective methods of all. Crocheters agree that working on a project calms them down in stressful scenarios. The editors at AllFreeCrochetAfghanPatterns have rounded up some soothing crochet afghan patterns to help you steady your nerves. Take a few deep breaths, grab your hook and yarn, and unwind with these free crochet afghan patterns.
Apache Tears Afghan – The simple design of this crochet afghan pattern is peaceful in its repetition. Crocheting this blanket can be a form of meditation.
Around the World Tunisian Throw – Made up of small squares, this crochet afghan has a woven style that looks fabulous on a sofa.
Peacock Afghan – Crochet to impress with this stunning blue and purple afghan. Inspired by a peacock’s plumage, this afghan has a fun fringe border.
Strawberry, Mint. and Chocolate Granny Throw – Green, gray, and a deep pink combine to make a unique crochet afghan pattern.
What’s your sure-fire trick for keeping calm?