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FREE Afghan & Throw Knitting Patterns

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
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.
Climbing Ivy II
Sit down, grab your knitting needles and start stitching this cozy free knit afghan pattern. Featuring a design inspired by climbing ivy, this beautiful blanket is perfect for decorating a corner of your living room, bedroom or study.

Size: Approx 70" x 80" with edging.

Skill Level: Advanced
Designed by
Rena V. Stevens.
Framed Floral Afghan-Part One
This beautiful afghan is bursting with color. Three of the floral motifs are in this pattern. Size: 40" x 56".

Skill Level: Beginner
Designed by
Nicky Epstein for Monsanto's Designs for America Program.

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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