A homemade crochet afghan brings cozy warmth to any sitting area. Use these free crochet afghan patterns to create ripple afghans, block afghans, granny square afghans and more. Free crochet patterns are a great way to decorate your home. We even have a section just for babies.
If you are new to crochet, the free easy to crochet afghan patterns are perfect for beginners. Check out the five-part Beginner’s Guide to Crochet for how-videos of crochet techniques.
We also have afghan knitting patterns if you’d prefer to pick up the needles!
Table of Contents:
Our Favorite Crochet Afghan Pattern
Free Easy to Crochet Afghan Patterns
Other Free Crochet Afghan Patterns
Baby Afghan Crochet Patterns
More Crochet Pattern Pages
Broomstick Afghan Pattern
Broomstick crochet is a unique crochet technique worked with a crochet hook and a broomstick or giant knitting needle. The giant needle means this broomstick afghan works up quickly and easily.
- Crochet Hook size K or size needed to obtain gauge
- 1" diameter broomstick, dowel or giant knitting needle.
- Yarn: Lion Brand Homespun Yarn: 54 to 60 ounces
Skill Level: Intermediate
Finished size: Approx 60 X 48
Gauge: 2 1/2 sts=1"
Stitch Notes: Broomstick St (br st):
Read the full pattern instructions for the broomstick afghan here.
Free Crochet Patterns for Babies