Joining knitted squares with crochet
Crochet is a great way to join together knitted strips or squares, as in this rainbow bedspread. It's less stretchy than knitting, which means that it will give your blanket more structure and less sag. To join knitted garter stitch squares or strips together, insert crochet hook into a stitch at edge of each strip, pass yarn over hook and draw it through the first two loops on hook, pass yarn over and draw it through the other two loops. Repeat along the edge of the strips. You'll have a…
Mitered squares complete
Corriedale in Dogwood colorway from Spunky Eclectic Was given as a present to my husband's grandmother More info about the project on my blog
Diagonal Squares Afghan Pattern (Knit)
Use a combination of Vanna's Palettes and Vanna's Choice® to knit on the bias to create the diagonal colorwork appearance seen in this stunning throw. Designed by Irina Poludnenko.
Afghan Square Knit Blanket
My first knitting project for my 10 year old daughter. It took almost a year due to the fact I learned to knit as a thrower which is a very slow way to knit. I had to learn knitting techniques as I knit this blanket. Thrilled when I finally finished! Pattern: Building Blocks Book: 100 Afghan Squares to Knit by Debbie Abrahams Finished: December 2006
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Sampler Knitting Patterns for Afghans, Accessories, and More
Sampler stitch patterns are a fun way to try out new stitches or to make sure you are never get bored with a project. Here is a collection of sampler stitch patterns including afghans and throws but also clothing and accessories.Many of the patterns are free.
Free Knitting Pattern – Sampler Afghan
This could totally be a stash buster! Or knit it to match your decor. It could be frilly and girly, or as shown, more neutral and masculine, totally customizeable. This Checkered Knit Blanket will…