Free Knitting Patterns: Afghans & Blankets


Mondrian Throw


Jewel Box Throw


Gauge: 4.0 stitches per inch or 16.0 stitches per 4 inches.

Fall Leaves Afghan


Gauge: 4.5 stitches per inch or 18.0 stitches per 4 inches.


Rainbow Baby Blanket

Intermediate. Knit a rainbow of color in this chevron stitch baby blanket.

Gauge: 4.5 stitches per inch or 18.0 stitches per 4 inches.


Wavy Boxes Baby Blanket



15 inch Blankets

Beginner. Simple enough for a beginner, quick to make for an experienced knitter.

Gauge: 5.0 stitches per inch or 20.0 stitches per 4 inches.

Knit Baby Blanket with Hood

Beginner. It is soft, lightweight, very versatile, and has a cosy feel about it.

Baby Blanket in Summer Net

Beginner. Lots of soft texture and cozy feel to this blanket.


Aran Afghan with Matching Pillow


Gauge: 4.75 stitches per inch or 19.0 stitches per 4 inches.


Original Mountain Laurel Crib Counterpane

Intermediate/Advanced. Gorgeous baby blanket! Knit in portable hexagons, later assembled. Measures 36 x 48"

Gauge: 6.0 stitches per inch or 24.0 stitches per 4 inches.

Elegant Lap Rug


Gauge: 2.5 stitches per inch or 10.0 stitches per 4 inches.


Colorful Popcorn Afghan


Gauge: 1.0 stitches per inch or 4.0 stitches per 4 inches.

Celtic Knot Afghan


Alora Throw

Beginner/Intermediate. Alora is a throw or lap rug that is knit in Comfort yarn. A rectangle of cables rhythmically interlaced is surrounded by a bold frame of garter stitch.

Gauge: 4.5 stitches per inch or 18.0 stitches per 4 inches.

Catch the Wave Afghan


Gauge: 3.0 stitches per inch or 12.0 stitches per 4 inches.

Erin Afghan


Knit Color Waves Blanket

Beginner. Bring drama to any room with our beautiful blanket stitched in an eye-catching diagonal stripe pattern and trimmed with lush fringe.


By the Sea

Intermediate/Advanced. Combine a lacy shell and wave pattern with seaside colors to create a truly unique summer afghan.

Gauge: 14.0 stitches per inch or 56.0 stitches per 4 inches.


Autumn Throw


Gauge: 9.0 stitches per inch or 36.0 stitches per 4 inches.

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