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woman in wheelchair with afghan

Making a Wheelchair LapghanThis is a page about making a wheelchair lapghan. When mobility is assisted by a wheelchair, a cozy gift can be a perfectly sized blanket to help keep the occupant warm.


Granny square flag afghan.

Stars and Stripes Granny Square AfghanThis flag afghan is made of hundreds of small granny squares that are the stitched together. This is a page about stars and stripes granny square afghan.


A colorful crocheted afghan.

Determining the Age of Crocheted Afghans?Determining the age of a crocheted afghan can be quite difficult. This page offers some suggestions for possible tactics to use in your research.


A colorful granny square afghan.

Making Granny Square AfghansThe granny square is a simple crochet project in its own right. It is also very versatile and the basis for a lot of different crochet projects including afghans. You can choose the color and weight of the yarn used, and the pattern. Then use the granny to create a variety of lovely and fun afghans.


Recycled Yarn Afghan - side view of day bed with afghan

Recycled Yarn AfghanUse leftover balls and yarn scraps to make a beautiful, functional, variegated crochet afghan. This page offers instructions for making a recycled yarn afghan.


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Fixing Loose Crochet Stitches?I am making a hdc blanket and now in the beginning section (I am using 2 colors) the stitches have become very loose and there are some snags as well. How do I fix it? I'm almost done so I don't want to tear it out.


Granny Ripple Baby Crochet Afghan Pattern

Granny Ripple Baby Afghan PatternThis sweet baby afghan is an easy to make variation on the granny ripple pattern. This page contains a granny ripple baby afghan pattern.


examples of green, white, and red rows

Unique Ripple Stitch Crochet AfghanThis project would need some time to finish before the holidays. So, this is a "prelude" to the finished afghan. If you wanted to make this for someone, you would need more time than I do right now so this is "before" and I will post the "after" when it's done.


Making a Crochet Scrap Afghan

Making a Crochet Scrap Yarn AfghanThis is a page about making a crochet scrap afghan. Crocheting an afghan is a popular crochet project. This afghan is made from scrap yarn.


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Need Instructions For Shell/Postage Baby Afghan?Looking for corner to corner baby afghan shell/postage crochet that dec after so many rows? Help, baby on the way!


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Chicago Bears Afghan?I am looking for a pattern to knit a Chicago Bears afghan, child size.


Crocheted Baby Afghan

Crocheted Baby AfghanThe original pattern found on Lion Brand Yarn, Pound of Love, package called for a blanket with a hood. I decided to omit the hood. It was in one color. I also used contrasting matching colors to add stripes to the afghan. This is a shell pattern.


Granny square flag afghan.

Stars and Stripes AfghanU.S. flag afghan has 264 crocheted granny squares. To finish the project each square has to be hand stitched into strips, then all strips sewn together.


Granny Ripple Baby Crochet Afghan Pattern

Reagan's Rosebuds Baby AfghanThis afghan pattern is in honor of my first granddaughter who is due in September and who will be named Reagan. This is a very simple pattern, though it does look complicated. The rose bud pattern is made by the color changes.


Crochet Stained Glass Scrap Afghan

Crochet Stained Glass Scrap AfghanIf you are a true yarn lover like me and I believe you are you just can't bear to part with any of it, even scraps. But what do you do with 1/3 ball of green yarn, or 36" of a lovely red? Make a huge afghan!



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Crocheted Double Wedding Ring Afghan?My grandson is getting married in June. I love the double wedding ring pattern. The instructions are hard, they don't tell you much.


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Repairing a Faded Crochet Afghan?My blanket is navy blue/velvet yarn in sportsweight. The yarn is faded, can I use a dye to fix it? The border is light grey.


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Help With Crochet Afghan Instructions?I have been stitching an absolutely gorgeous afghan by Terry Kimbrough. I am not understanding how the edging instructions translate. The sentence is [sc, ch7, (sc, ch5) twice] in corner ch5 sp.



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Converting Yarn Skeins to Gram Balls?I would like to make the American flag throw for my granddaughter, but I am from the UK and we only deal in balls of yarn not skeins so could you let me know how many balls I would need in a chunky yarn. We do 50 gram and 100 gram.


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Oklahoma Sooners Afghan Throw?I am looking for a crocheted Oklahoma University afghan pattern?


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Old Annie's Crochet Afghan Patterns?I have two patterns for afghans that you crochet one row at a time and cut your yarn and start another row to form a design. I would like to know if anyone has this type of crochet pattern or an old Annie's design.


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