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6 Must-Have Knit Afghan Patterns from Lion Brand

By: Caitlin Eaton, Editor for AllFreeKnitting

Mitered Squares Afghan Updating your home's current style doesn't have to cost an arm and a leg.  While your friends may define redecorating as running to the nearest furniture store or art gallery, you know better.  You realize that with just the right knit afghan pattern, you can transform an outdated space into a hip and stylish abode.  And the best part is, it'll cost you half the price. 

To help get you started, we've compiled six of our favorite afghan patterns from Lion Brand.  Whether you're looking for a quick knitting fix or for a bold and beautiful pattern to be showcased in your living room, this selection has a little something for everyone.  So let's get started!  Revamp your home decor with this collection of popular patterns for afghans.  With free patterns for every room — from the den to the nursery — you'll be able to give your entire home a makeover that's both stylish and budget friendly.


6 Must-Have Knit Afghan Patterns from Lion Brand

6 Must-Have Knit Afghan Patterns from Lion Brand

The Most Popular Patterns for Afghans: 16 Knit & Crochet Afghan Patterns from Lion Brand


If you're searching for even more free patterns to liven up your home decor, make sure you download this exciting free eBook: The Most Popular Patterns for Afghans: 16 Knit & Crochet Afghan Patterns from Lion Brand.  Inside you'll discover eight more designs for both knitters and crocheters alike.



Princess Basketweave Throw1. Light Spectrum Afghan - Bold color combinations make this afghan ideal for displaying on top of the sofa.

2. Fast Finish Throw - Simple enough for beginners, this cozy throw is a cinch to create.  It also looks great folded up neatly on the bed.

3. Mitered Squares Afghan - Made for the brave at heart, this gorgeous afghan is bound to steal the show wherever its featured.

4. Patch Sampler Throw - Strong textures and vibrant hues make this afghan a pattern that's hard to forget.

5. Slip Stitch Sampler Afghan - Created using the log cabin knitting method, this unique looking throw is perfect for sprucing up any room in the house.

6. Princess Basket Weave Throw - Give your little one a throw that's as sweet as she is!


Knitting for Baby: 6 Knit Baby Blankets




Creating a knit baby blanket is a wonderful way to great the newest addition to your household, and build your confidence as a knitter.  Take a peek at these 6 Knit Baby Blankets to see if one tickles your fancy!



For these unbelievable afghans and a ton more, check out How to Knit Afghans and More: 300 DIY Home Decor Patterns!


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Finding this awesome collection of six afghan patterns from Lion Brand is such a great way for me to start off my month. I love Lion Brand yarns and love finding the free patterns that they offer. Their stuff is so trendy and current with my style and always so wonderful to work with.

A great collection of afghans to have in your pattern stockpile. The links provided to you for the six featured afghans each take you to other pages here on AllFreeKnitting. The patterns for the most part are listed directly on these links so you do not have to go to click any other links to access them.


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