Afghans and Blankets

Whether you’re looking for the perfect gift, a cherished heirloom, or a simple pattern to crochet, afghans and blankets are a great place to start!

Crochet Afghans with crochet afghans, crochet lace, and crochet motifs.

My Favorite Crochet Afghans

Do you have a favorite crochet book? Maybe it’s the beautiful images that draw you back again and again, daydreaming about the gorgeous projects you have envisioned. Perhaps you placed every pattern in its pages on your queue, or you have a few projects you have made over and over again for yourself and as…

Squared Up Pillow

Squared Up Pillow

Go There Now Colorful squares are arranged to playfully disrupt an adherence to symmetry. The flip side, worked in tidy stripes, buttons on for an easy quick change. A reverse single crochet edging gives shape to the pillow. DESIGNER Marla O’Keefe FINISHED SIZE 18″ square. YARN Cascade Yarns 220 Superwash (100% superwash wool; 220 yd [200 m]/3½ oz [100 g]; ): #910A…

Hearthside Tunisian Throw

Hearthside Tunisian Throw

Go There Now Worked in an easy slip-stitch Tunisian pattern, this throw has an interesting pattern whichever side is on display. The edging is worked in wrapped single crochets that give a corded appearance similar to reverse single crochet, but worked right to left. DESIGNER Darla Fanton FINISHED SIZE About 42″ wide and 58″ long. YARN Berroco Vintage (52% acrylic,…

Crochet Throw Pattern

Ohm Throw

Go There Now Calm is at the core of this throw: from intent to creation to use, it invites you to wrap yourself in “aah . . . ohm.” The three-count cadence of the mesh gives way to the more mindful focus of the creation of the Ohm symbol. DESIGNER Karen Glasgow-Follett FINISHED SIZE 44″…


Back to School with Caron’s World’s Biggest Stocking Project

The prospect of going back to school fills some children with excitement, while others feel a sense of dread as their summer vacation comes to an end. But for many kids, education isn’t even an option. It’s a sad thing to think about, but an unfortunate reality that runs rampant throughout the country. Thousands of…


Granny Squares Galore

If your office is anything like mine, things are pretty slow right now. People are off for the holidays, and almost every cube is deserted. With all my coworkers gone and many tasks put on hold, this seems like a great time to get into some crochet.     For inspiration, I turned to Tracy…


Cozy Up to a Crocheted Afghan

          The Aegean Dreams Crocheted Afghan kit is the perfect compliment to your hot cocoa.  This latest cold snap is everywhere in the news, and I have to say it’s a pretty abrupt start to my first real winter here in Colorado. Prior to moving here in June I lived in…


Terrace Throw for Baby

This pattern was created using Red Heart Super Saver in pale Yellow, and measures approx. 20" x 30". The pattern is available on ETSY. MY shop name is "creativecreationsby" (Vicki)


SUN and STARS Baby Blanket

What better way to celebrate the arrival of a baby than with a splash of suns and stars.  This is the perfect pram or cot blanket for a boy or girl. A simple octagon and a small square create this warm and comfy blanket made from organic wool cotton yarn. Skill Level: Intermediate  Yarn: Rowan…