Afghans in Sections Knitting Patterns
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Free Knitting Patterns
Hawaiian Lacy Fern Throw
Lace afghan worked in 3 panels that are seamed together. 52″ x 64″ (132cm x 162.5cm). Designed by Joyce Nordstrom for Red Heart.
Shoots and Ladders Afghan
This award-winning afghan knitting pattern designed by Susan Kerin is knit in strips of leaf motifs and seed stitch. Winner in Herrschners Knit Afghans 2006 National Afghan Contest.
Treasure Chest Throw
Aran afghan knit in strips of cables and diamond motifs and seamed. Size 47″ x 54″. Designed by Red Heart.
Shades of Blue Blanket
Knit in 3 panels of trinity stitch and 4 panels of traveling vine stitch bordered with garter stitch and seamed. 44 x 51 inches (112 x 129.5 cm). Designed by Bernat.
Shell Baby Blanket
The Heirloom Knit Baby Blanket in knit in panels, seamed, and then the lace border is added. Approximately 35″ by 42″. Posted by Craft Yarn Council. Pictured project by filis who modified the border.
Classic Lace Baby Throw
This baby blanket by Lion Brand Yarn is knit in 3 panels of lace and 2 panels of seed stitch and then seamed. 32 x 35 in. (81.5 x 89 cm)
Chevron Panels Afghan
This easy pattern is worked in chevron lace panels and then seamed. Available in English and French. Approx 54 x 62″ [137 x 157.5 cm].
Summer Garden Throw
Designed by Kathleen Power Johnson for the book Quick Knitted Afghans, this throw is knit with 3 panels of Cable & Leaf Lace and 2 Panels of Fence Post Lace and then seamed. Knit with 2 strands of DK yarn held together. Approx 48 x 60 inches
Celtic Knot Afghan
Designed by Nicky Epstein, this afghan combines braided and knot cable patterns. Knit in 3 panels and seamed. Pictured project by knitwisewhite
This afghan is knit in 4 sections of zigzag edged strips. Great with multi-color yarn! Designed by Premier Yarns.
Frost Flower Lace Afghan
This exquisite lace blanket is knit in 3 panels and seamed. One of 4 knitting patterns in Cozy Knitted Blanket Patterns ebook by Interweave Knits. 3 Sizes: 48″ × 60″ (56″ × 70″, 64″ × 80″) (122 × 152.5 (142 × 178, 162.5 × 203) cm) Pictured project by smokinnw
Sutter’s Mill Throw
Easy afghan pattern with large cables is knit in five panels and seamed. Quick knit in super bulky yarn.
Color Pop Chevron Afghan
This easy throw by Bernat features zigzag stripes formed by knitting long striped strips and seaming them together.
Slip Stitch Checks Afghan
This easy throw is worked in 5 strips that are then sewn together. The checks are knit in slip stitch colorwork so you are only knitting with one color per row in a 4 row repeat.
Cable Lace Afghan
Ann V. Gallentine’s Boys Afghan is knit in 7 strips and seamed. Pictured project by melanise83
Stacked Square Throw
This bright modern take on the striped afghan from Willow Yarns is knit entirely in garter stitch strips that are seamed together, making it a great choice for a beginner or portable project.
Nested Boxes Baby Blanket
This throw is knit in 4 sections of 4 mitered blocks and then stitched together. Designed to showcase multi-color or self-striping yarn by Premier Yarns.
Patterns for Purchase
Last Minute Afghans
Made as smaller separate pieces that are joined together later, the knit patterns in Last-Minute Afghans are fun, fast and great for on-the-go knitting. Knit with bulky yarn or two strands of yarn knit together. On sale for only $3.49 at Annie’s. That’s about 58 cents per pattern!
Paneled Cable and Lace Afghan
This throw is knit in 5 strips and seamed. Designed by JoAnne Turcotte, this pattern is one of the 53 patterns in the book Easy as 1-2-3 Skeins.
Cable and Twists Throw
Autumn Blaze Afghan
This throw knit in panels and seamed features leaf motifs and berry stitch texture.
Dreams of Ireland Afghan
This book contains six afghans and a pillow including Aran Textures and Cables Afghan and Pillow, Log Cabin Throw, Zig Zag Throw, Cable Panels Throw, Lighthouses Afghan, and Fall Foliage Afghan. Several are knit in panels and seamed.
Striped Cables Baby Blanket
This baby blanket knit in panels is one of the 9 knitting patterns in the ebook Dreamy Baby Wraps available exclusively from Leisure Arts.
Twisty Celtic Aran Afghan
The pattern contains several traditional Irish knitting motifs – fancy twisted cables, nested hearts, bobbles, and braids. This project is knit in 5 pieces and seamed together at the end for a beautiful bedspread or large throw. Finished dimensions: approximately 50in x 64in
Terry is a knitting late-bloomer, learning to knit as an adult from Internet tutorials, because she wanted a craft that was useful, fun, and portable. Knitting hats for cancer patients inspired her to design her own patterns—available for free at her blog, intheloopknitting.com. Terry met her husband Ken at a science fiction convention and moved to the Kansas City area to be with him more than 30 years ago. Terry supports her yarn stash by creating websites and other digital media. Terry firmly believes in Knitting in Public—it's a great conversation starter!