A colorful crocheted square.

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Let’s look over some afghans.

Although it’s been a while since we’ve specifically looked at some afghans, they’re always near and dear to our hearts. After all, and afghan is a beautiful throw or are a cover for a bed or couch and it can also double as a blanket. Therefore, here are some amazing afghan square ideas to inspire your afghan projects. Each of these squares is a wonderful, fun item that will work well into a larger project as a building block.They will also allow you to practice numerous techniques, enlarging your arsenal of stitches and combinations.

Emerald Asscher Afghan Square

Undoubtedly, this amazing afghan square is a wonderful way for you to get into afghan making. While it is attractive and fun, it’s also easy which enables the beginner to undertake a facile, yet rewarding project.

Skills: easy      Designer: Erangi Udeshika

Emerald Asscher Afghan Square

The full article about this pattern is here:

Emerald Asscher Afghan Square

more info on Ravelry.

For Blanket

Without a doubt, this amazing afghan square demonstrates just how fancy such a project can be. The combination of alternating textures, voids and color gradients gives it a very life-like and vibrant quality.

Skill: Intermediate     Designer: Hooked on Sunshine

For Blanket

The full article about this pattern is here:

For Blanket

Info about these versions and the photos – here

Rustling Leaves Blanket Square

And here is an idea for a square blanket i autumn colors. You can use the pattern to make a standalone square as well.

Designer: Michelle Muskett

rustic leaves square

The full article about this pattern is here:

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    1. A link to each pattern is underneath its picture. It is usually the name of the pattern in blue color.

  2. Gorgeous, look forward to making it.

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