17 Easy Crochet Afghan Patterns to Start This Weekend
One of a crocheter’s go-to projects during the winter season is the afghan! It’s relatively easy to make and just what you’ll be needing to keep the cold at bay.
Here we’ve gathered 17 easy crochet afghan patterns you can start this weekend. There’s a good variety of styles and stitches used in these pieces that will allow you to flex your crochet muscle or learn a new stitch or two!
Modern Crochet Granny Stitch Blanket
This modern crochet granny stitch blanket uses bold stripes and cheerful tassels to create a look that’s perfect for kids’ rooms and living rooms alike. Add some tassels to emphasize the playful color palette and you’ll have the perfect blanket for the coolest kiddo in your life.
Via Make & Do crew
Bright Stripe Blanket
If you’re looking for a magic carpet, this afghan is as close as you’re going to get. The Bright Stripe Blanket has a magical color scheme. It has stylish tassels added to all corners of the blanket, and it alternates between Peanut Butter, Sapphire and Purple Iris in a soft 100% acrylic yarn.
The Easiest Afghan Ever!
This is literally the easiest afghan ever! This afghan is made with all single crochet stitches, so you can easily walk away and pick it up later without having to count every stitch!
Easy Weekend Chevron Crochet Blanket Pattern
Even if you’re just learning how to crochet a blanket, you can handle this pattern with easy crochet stitches. Combine that with thick and bulky yarn, you’ll be able to start and finish this ripple afghan pattern in the same weekend.
Via Double Crochet
This crochet afghan designed with the gorgeous Caron Cakes yarn will take a permanent place near your fireplace. The warm colors on this colorway flow seamlessly making it look all the more toasty and comfortable. The perfect blend of colors that would make you want to curl up and read a book.
Via Crochet Dreamz
Ocean Tranquility Afghan
This is a great, beginner-friendly afghan designed, with a very simple 4-row repeat (2 of the 4 rows are the same as well). Easily memorized & very fast to work up! Works up fast, looks lovely in a solid or striped version, & is a great stash buster.
Ombre Textured Blanket
This afghan blanket has beautiful shades of white, peach and dusty rose creating a gradient throughout the length of it. It’s luxurious and cozy and comes in vibrant shades that are used in this crochet pattern.
Caron Cabin In The Woods Crochet Afghan
Fall in love with this sophisticated afghan. Discover all the looks you can achieve with our Caron Simply Soft yarn, and Caron Simply Soft Heathers yarn – that gently blends ecru or black fibers with the most popular solid colors of Caron Simply Soft.
Easy Crochet Angel Cloud Afghan
This afghan is crocheted using a granny ripple pattern with Lion Brand Homespun Thick and Quick yarn. It’s super soft makes up a thick luxurious blanket.
Via Just Be Crafty
Easy All Half Double Crochet Afghan
This Easy All Half Double Crochet Afghan is a beast measuring a whopping 70″ x 95″! The beauty of this pattern is that it can be made in any size. This blanket is about a twin bed blanket size, so it’s big. It could easily be made as a throw blanket as well.
Sea Glass Crochet Afghan
Working on this blanket has been such a joy with its simple and repetitive stitch pattern that lets your mind wander as you work … so restorative and meditative. You’ll love the colors which remind you so much of sea glass.
Via Petals To Picots
Alissa Easy Crochet Throw Blanket
The Alissa is an easy crochet blanket throw that is the perfect pattern to pick if you want to have a weekend crochet marathon. This relatively straightforward crochet blanket pattern involves repeats along with some simple stitches to make for a fun, quick, and easy crochet throw!
Granny Filet Square Afghan
The best thing about this afghan is that you can make it as large or as small as you’d like. The pattern is a five-row repeat and once you get past the first few repeats, you won’t need to look at the pattern anymore.
Arrow Stitch Crochet Afghan
Made using a simple method, this Arrow Stitch Crochet Afghan Pattern works up quickly and easily, and is a great project for a beginner crocheter. If you like free crochet patterns with style, this is the perfect project for you.
Simple Crocheted Blanket Go – To
If you’re in need of a “go-to” easy crocheted blanket pattern, this is a great pattern that is super simple. This amazingly simple pattern creates a dense fabric which is perfect for a cozy, cuddly blanket. Using chunky yarn, you’ll create a beautiful blanket in either a baby size or throw blanket size.
Via Mama In A Stitch
World’s Easiest Afghan
If you’ve been searching for easy afghan patterns, then the crochet blanket pattern you’ve all been waiting for is finally here! The World’s Easiest Afghan is one that anyone can make and use. The texture of the finished afghan makes it look fancy, well-done, and unique even though it only uses single and double crochet.
Snow Berries Throw
The Snow Berries Throw is wintry, lofty, and so super comfy! Crocheted in a modern stripy square, the color possibilities are endless. Great for those chilly winter nights and looks great draped over a favorite sofa or chair too!
Via Fiber Flux Blog
Easy Weekend Crochet Afghan
This easy weekend afghan is made with a giant crochet hook and three strands of yarn together, so it’s soft, stretchy, and perfect year-round.
Via Baby To Boomer
Are you a fan of afghans? How many of these do you think you’ll likely make in a weekend?