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11 of the Best Easy Crochet Afghan Patterns YouTube Has to Offer

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There are tons of crochet afghan patterns on the web for you. But if you prefer crochet video tutorials and crochet afghan patterns with pictures over written patterns, it can be hard to find the best free crochet afghan patterns!

It’s even tougher to find easy crochet afghan patterns.

Luckily for you, collecting great quick and easy crochet blanket patterns is my second favorite hobby. Here are 11 of my favorite quick and easy crochet blanket patterns – ALL with a matching crochet video tutorial!

I’ve chosen easy crochet afghan tutorial videos that are appropriate for beginners. I paid extra attention to the helpful reviews in the comments of these crochet afghan pattern videos- they are all very well received!

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11 Easy Crochet Afghan Patterns on Youtube

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All Free Crochet Afghan Pattern

1. Quick and Easy Afghan Pattern – All Free

An easy crochet afghan pattern from All Free Crochet

There are TONS of great All Free Crochet Afghan Patterns, but this one is probably the best crochet afghan pattern for beginners out there.

Click here and you can see the crochet afghan tutorial video on Youtube. The video is also conveniently embedded into the pattern page HERE.

With just one crochet stitch, this crochet afghan pattern is absolutely perfect for beginners! Practice makes perfect, and this easy crochet blanket pattern will certainly help you improve your double crochet stitching.

Quick and Easy Crochet Blanket Pattern

2. Very Easy Crochet Baby Blanket for Beginners – Wooly Wonders Crochet on YouTube

This cute crochet baby blanket pattern makes a great first blanket project. You’ll learn to work a quick and easy crochet blanket pattern and add a crochet edging to it for a very nice finished look.

Don’t you love crocheting afghans for baby shower gifts? Crochet afghans and new babies just belong together!

Crochet Afghan Pattern for Beginners

3. How to Crochet Beginner Throw – Marly Bird

An Easy Crochet Afghan Pattern from Marly Bird

Marly Bird is SUCH a fun teacher! You will really enjoy making this free crochet afghan pattern with her.

Crochet afghan patterns for beginners often skip the first few steps, but even if you’ve NEVER crocheted before, you’ll be able to follow this awesome afghan crochet video tutorial.

You can also download the FREE crochet afghan pattern PDF, and purchase the yarn to make it here at Red Heart Yarn’s website.

An Incredibly Fast Crochet Afghan Pattern

4. Farmhouse King Size Blanket – MJ’s Off the Hook Designs

Chunky striped crochet afghan pattern by MJs Off the Hook Designs on a king bed.

This ultra quick and easy crochet afghan pattern works up in a snap even though it fits a King size bed. The secret to that is using really fluffy yarn and a very big hook.

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You’ll also need a giant Q Crochet Hook. I have a big blue plastic one, but one of my readers bought this gorgeous wooden one from Amazon when I published my Chloe Kim inspired Hat last winter.

If you prefer written patterns, Click HERE to heck out the blog post about this pattern.

A Cute, Quick and Easy Crochet Blanket Pattern

5. Easy Crochet Throw Blanket – Simply Hooked Crochet

There are SO many easy crochet afghan patterns that feature Bernat Blanket yarn! I really loved working with it for my Niece’s c2c Baby Blanket!

This one is SUPER quick, too, since it uses a Q hook. I love this giant plastic hook I bought.

A Crochet Afghan Pattern from a Stitch Tutorial

6. Diamond Lace Stitch Pattern – Nicki’s Homemade Crafts

A crochet stitch that would make a pretty crochet afghan pattern

This video is a stitch tutorial, but the Blog post located HERE includes some directions for adapting this pattern to any length!

Nicki is a great crochet instructor, and you’ll love using this stitch to make your own easy crochet afghan.

A Colorful Free Crochet Afghan Pattern

7. Planned Pooling Crochet Afghan Pattern – Naztazia

Split photo of a woman wearing a planned pooling super scarf and displaying a planned pooling crochet afghan pattern.

This incredible video can help you learn the planned pooling crochet technique. You can use it to make neat argyle scarf patterns, argyle crochet afghan patterns, and more!

Donna from Naztazia has amazing, easy to follow crochet video tutorials, and this amazing crochet afghan pattern would make an incredible piece for any living room!

Corner to Corner Afghan Instructions- Probably the BEST Easy Crochet Afghan Pattern

8. How to Crochet Corner to Corner – Moogly

Corner to Corner crochet is such a versatile afghan pattern. The texture of corner to corner crochet blankets look incredible, whether you prefer solid colors, or pixel graphs.

This crochet afghan pattern is a favorite among my crochet club!

Easy Crochet Afghan Pattern for Babies

9. Beginner Crochet Baby Stripes Blanket – Melanie Ham

This cute crochet afghan makes a great crochet baby gift. Crocheted baby blankets are always a hit at baby showers!

An Easy Crochet Afghan Pattern that Looks Like a Quilt!

10. Easy Log Cabin Afghan Crochet Pattern – Moogly

This crochet afghan pattern is super easy and mimics a log cabin quilt.

This awesome crochet afghan pattern has a classic look that reminds me of an old scrap quilt my mom had when I was growing up. There’s something so comforting about a crochet afghan pattern that mimics a country patchwork quilt!

Find the written pattern here.

PS- don’t you love the gorgeous wooden crochet hooks Tamara uses? Click here to check them out!

Worlds Most Popular Crochet Afghan Pattern

11. How to Crochet a Blanket: Big Granny Square – Crochet Crowd

This easy granny square afghan pattern adapts effortlessly to any size! Granny square afghans are probably the most classic crochet design out there.

So many beginner crocheters start with a crochet granny square tutorial to learn how to crochet a granny square blanket. It’s what we like to teach new crocheters on their first day in crochet club!


So there you have it! Aren’t those crochet afghan patterns gorgeous? They’re easier than they look, too, so I encourage you to give one a try.

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Are you crocheting an afghan? Let me know what crochet afghan patterns you’ve made or which you want to try next in the comments section!

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  1. Barbara Guimond says:

    Beautiful Afghans. Thanks for sharing.

    1. Katie says:

      So glad you enjoyed the collection! There really are so many great ones. 🙂

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