Hexagons are a great alternative to squares for use as building blocks in a larger project. Hexagon-based blankets are characterised by stronger seams and a denser structure than traditional square-based blankets. A link to the free pattern is below photos.
Imagine Hexagon Free Crochet Pattern
The Imagine hexagon is a wonderful pattern that’s mandala-like in its layout, with a complex, relief surface.
Skills: Easy Designer : Polly Plum
Flower Power Hexagon Free Crochet Pattern
The flowerpower hexagon is a slightly more subdued, lacier hexagon with a more strongly relieved, almost 3D rosette in the middle. Either way, your blanket or afghan will be beautiful and a joy to behold.
Skills: Easy Designer: Diana Krenz