I love the look of knit afghans and blankets. They often can look very delicate or big and warm depending on the kind of stitch you use, but either way, they all look inviting to cuddle up to. Blankets and afghans make perfect gifts for just about anyone as well from baby to adult. If you are looking for a perfect patterns to use, here are 10 free knit afghan patterns for you to try out.
10 Free Knit Blanket Patterns
Red Heart Yarns has a very nice pattern called Delicate Diamonds. I think this is great for putting out in the spring and summer as a couch throw.
With travel season coming up, you will want to make this Roll-Up Car Blanket from Lion Brand. It is perfect for taking on long car trips or even camping! Create a free log-in to view this pattern.
Make this beautiful Butterfly Blanket from Yarn Inspirations for a girl in your life. My 12 year old would love this.
This Square Stitch Garter Stitch blank from ABC Patterns would be great in a number of color combinations. It says it is a baby blanket, but I think it could be for anyone.
This Rosebud Afghan from Free Vintage Knitting is perfect if you are looking for a nice delicate touch to your room.
I love unique patterns that add something to a room. Here's a great Simple Patchwork Afghan from Vogue Knitting to make something truly unique.
Creative Partners has a nice Gingham Afghan pattern that would add a bit of country charm to your living room.
If you are up for a challenge that will look very nice for years to come, try making this Odd-Ball Sampler Afghan from Knitting-and.com
Lion Brand Yarn has a nice Artful Elegance Afghan to add a pop of color to your rooms. This one is for intermediate skill levels. Create a free-log in to view this pattern.
Make this Striped Garter Stitch Afghan from Jo-Ann Crafts Stores. It is perfect for making for a college student with their school colors!