Modern Granny Afghan - free pattern

Two pictures of a crocheted afghan on a chair.
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The Modern Granny Afghan crochet pattern by Jeanne Steinhilber offers a fresh twist on the traditional granny square, resulting in a beautifully unique rectangular blanket. Crafted using Caron Cakes yarn in Aran weight and a 5.0 mm crochet hook, this project brings a contemporary touch to a classic design.

One of the standout features of this blanket is the use of the crochet Brick Stitch, which creates a visually appealing texture and structure. It deviates from the typical square shape associated with granny afghans, offering a fresh and modern look. Jeanne provides detailed step-by-step instructions accompanied by helpful photos to guide you through the process of crocheting this rectangular masterpiece.



Whether you’re a seasoned crocheter or looking to expand your skills as a beginner, the Modern Granny Afghan is a captivating project that will add a touch of elegance to your home decor. Create a stylish and cozy blanket that showcases your craftsmanship and adds warmth to any room!