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Cabled Afghan Knitting Patterns

Wrap yourself in warmth this Christmas by downloading one of our free cabled afghan knitting patterns and snuggling up to make a beautiful cabled afghan for your home. Cabled afghans have a classic, textured look on-trend for this season.

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Autumn Aran Afghan
Easy stitches, big needles and three strands of yarn combine in this autumn-hued afghan. Stitch this free knit pattern to add warm, cozy texture to your home decor. It's easy! Size: Approx 45" x 52" (blocked).

Skill Level: Easy
Designed by
Diane Zangl
Basketweave Afghan
Want to make a pretty, textured afghan? This beautiful free pattern is just what you need. Customize the color to match your home decor. Or stitch this cozy blanket for a wedding or housewarming gift!

Size: Approximately 54" x 65"

Skill Level: Intermediate
Designed by
Melissa Leapman
Cabled Gansey Afghan
This quick-and-easy afghan is rich in color and texture. Afghan size: 46 x 70 inches (appx).

Skill level: Intermediate
Designed by
Dawn Brocco
Cables Coming and Going
If you're an experienced beginner knitter and want to try your hand at cables, a free knit afghan pattern is for you. This quick and easy throw features reversible cables and garter-stitch borders using 2 strands of worsted-weight yarn. Customize the yarn color to match your home decor.

Size: Approx 40" x 50" (56" x 66") after blocking.

Skill Level: Advanced beginner
Designed by
E. J. Slayton
Chunky Drop Stitch Cable Warmer
Intentionally dropped stitches make cables pop and add interest. Knit this versatile cowl in a long rectangle, then sew the edges together. This e-pattern was originally published in Simple Hip Knit Scarves.

Size: 11 1/2" wide x 7 1/4" tall. Made with bulky (chunky) weight yarn and size 10 1/2 (6.5mm) needles.

Skill Level: Intermediate
Designed by
Betsy Farquhar
Ebb Tide
This solid-colored afghan combines reverse stockinette stitch, a large cable and lace to produce an afghan rich in texture. Afghan size: 40 x 48 inches

Skill level: Intermediate
Designed by
Barbara Venishnick
Eyelet Lace Afghan
Cables and lace are combined with a simple garter stitch edge to create this dramatic but delicate throw. Afghan size: 49 1/4 x 58 1/2 inches (appx)

Skill level: Intermediate
Designed by
Shari Haux
Horseshoe Cable Afghan
Imagine cuddling up with a soft, textured knit afghan on a cold winter night. That cozy comfort can easily be yours. Download this free knit pattern, and then easily stitch a lovely cabled blanket.

Afghan size: 36" x 40" (appx).

Skill level: Advanced Beginner
Designed by
Lorraine White
Wheelchair Throw
Lace, cables and I-cord combined with pockets make this throw practical as well as pleasing. It's a great size to use with a wheelchair! Size: Approx 40" x 45".

Skill Level: Intermediate
Designed by
Jacqueline W. Hoyle

Cozy Up this Winter with Cabled Afghans

Whether you're in search of a warm blanket to wrap up and put under the tree, or looking for a cozy afghan for those weekend movie nights in front of the fire, our collection of cabled afghan knitting patterns is an easy solution for your knitting needs. Choose from our wide selection of beautiful patterns and styles, available for every skill set.

Cabled Afghan for Every Need

Are you looking for the perfect holiday gift for your elderly mother or grandmother? Consider knitting her this beautiful Wheelchair Throw. Or for a cozy holiday for people of any age, choose the Cabled Gansey Afghan, which is sure to brighten up any room and can be customized in your favorite colors. Sign up to start downloading your free knit patterns today!

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