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Start stitching a cozy knit afghan with one of our free patterns. Browse our sub-categories to help you find the patterns you're looking for.

Browse our sub-categories to help you find the patterns you're looking for.

Featured Afghan & Throw Knitting Patterns
Framed Floral Afghan-Part Two
Think these knit flower motifs are too hard for you to stitch? Think again! This free knit afghan pattern featuring colorful spring flowers is easy enough for a beginner, but pretty enough to excite an experienced knitter!

Size: 40" x 56".

Skill Level: Beginner
Designed by
Nicky Epstein for Monsanto's Designs for America Program.
Happy Hues Afghan
Stitch a brightly-colored afghan with this free knitting pattern. Soft strips and texture create a blanket perfect for snuggling. Make it for a college-age friend to use in her dorm room. It's the perfect way to bring a little bit of home with you, no matter where you are. Afghan size: 40 x 52 inches

Skill level: Experienced
Designed by
Kathy Wesley.
Quick Openwork Lace Afghan
Looking for a way to brighten up your home decor? Download this free knitting pattern and start stitching this happy afghan. Use big needles and chunky yarn to knit this blanket up in no time. It's easy enough for someone just learning how to knit! Afghan size: 44 x 54 inches excluding fringe (appx)

Skill level: Beginner
Designed by
Melissa Leapman.

Curl Up with an Afghan or Throw

Knit an afghan to cuddle up with on chilly nights. Make one in a color that complements your home decor. Knit blankets are perfect for adding colorful warmth to your home. Make one for a friend too!

Selecting the Perfect Pattern

Not sure where to start? Whether you are a novice knitter or a more experienced stitcher, we have the perfect pattern for you. For example, our classic afghan knitting patterns offer a beautiful selection of patterns perfect for those looking to get their feet wet in the knitting world. Likewise, the textured afghan knitting patterns are perfect for the intermediate or more advanced knitters looking to stretch their knitting wings. This season, get started on your next knitting creation by signing-up for a free account.

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