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World's Fastest Crochet Afghan Pattern

Worlds Fastest Crochet Afghan Pattern
Worlds Fastest Crochet Afghan Pattern
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Want to crochet a blanket, but don't feel you have enough time? Try making the World's Fastest Crochet Afghan Pattern. This is one of the quickest and best easy crochet patterns ever.

With pretty peach and blue running down this blanket in panels, this crochet blanket will brighten up any room. Long tassels complete the look and give this crochet afghan pattern a charming flair. Don't fret about the time commitment, you'll have this mile-a-minute crochet afghan done in no time at all!

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Easy

Crochet HookI/9 or 5.5 mm hook

Yarn Weight(4) Medium Weight/Worsted Weight and Aran (16-20 stitches to 4 inches)

Crochet Gauge1 strip = 4-1/2" x 64" [11.5 cm x 162.5 cm]

Finished SizeApprox 54" x 64" [137 cm x 162.5 cm]

Materials List

  • Patons Canadiana (100 g/3.5 oz) or Patons Décor (100 g/3.5 oz): Peach (MC, 3 balls); Aran (A, 3 balls); Green (B, 4 balls)
  • Crochet hook: Sizes 5.5 mm (U.S. I or 9) crochet hook or size needed to obtain tension

Instructions for STRIP:

(make 12)

With MC, ch 172.

  1. 1st rnd: 5 dc in 4th ch from hook- shell made. *Miss next 3 ch. (1 dc. Ch 1. 1 dc) all in next ch-V st made. Miss next 3 ch. 1 shell in next ch. Rep from * to last 8 ch. Miss next 3 ch. V-st in next ch. Miss next 3 ch. 11 dc in last ch. Working into opposite side of ch, miss next 3 ch. V-st into ch under V-st on opposite side of ch. ***Miss next 3 ch. 1 shell in ch under next shell. Miss next 3 ch.V-st in ch under next V-st. Rep from *** across ending with: miss next 3 ch. 1 shell in ch under last shell. With A, sl st to top of ch 3.
    2nd rnd: Ch 3. 3 dc in next st. Miss next st. V-st in next st. *Miss next 3 sts. 1 shell in ch-1 sp of next V-st. Miss next 3 sts. V-st in next st (center of shell).* Rep from* to * to end of strip (last V-st made will be in 3rd dc of the 11 dc at end of strip). Miss next 2 sts. 7 dc in next st (center of 11 dc shell). Miss next 2 sts. V st in next st. Rep from * to * across ending with 3 dc in top of ch 3 of 1st rnd. With B, sl st to top of beg ch 3 to join.
    3rd rnd: Ch 3. 3 dc in same sp as last ss. Miss next st. V-st in next st. Miss next 3 sts. 1 shell in ch-1 sp of next V-st. *Miss next 3 sts.V- st in next st (center of shell). Miss next 3 sts. 1 shell in ch-1 sp of next V-st.* Rep from * to *across ending with miss next 2 sts. V st in next st. Miss next st. 7 dc in next st (center st of 7 dc shell). Miss next st. V-st in next st. Miss next 3 sts. 1 shell in ch-1 sp of next V-st. Rep from * to * across ending with miss next 2 sts. V-st in next st. Miss next st. 3 dc in same sp as first sl st. Sl st to top of beg ch 3. Fasten off. Sew strips tog leaving pointed ends free as shown.

Instructions for FRINGE:

  1. Cut 12 inch [30.5 cm] lengths of B. Taking 10 strands tog, knot into fringe at points at each end. Trim fringe evenly.


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I have never done the mile a minute afghan pattern and would like to do one. I do have a question though, Where is the link for the pattern pictured? I clicked on all the links above and don't see the pattern but a lot of other patterns. Please let me know. The World's Fastest Crochet Afghan Pattern is beautiful and would make a great one to have in my home. Thanks,

Hi Cheryl! Our apologies, the video was blocking the pattern. It is now visible again. Thanks for bringing that to our attention! -Krista, Editor

I am a throw addict! There, I have finally said it, lol. Seriously, though, can you really look at this design and not want to make it? For our color scheme the colors need a very slight change but, besides that minor alteration, this pattern is so appealing and very unusual too that I feel I must begin making it NOW! Our Southern Hemisphere summer is slowly coming to an end and this throw is going to add a lovely warmth to our family room in the coming months.

I made 2 of these blankets already for gifts. The first I took the weekend and just crocheted away. I made it (inner color out) with red, grey and black without the tassles. My grandson loves it! The other took me longer as I just worked on it when I got the chance. That one I did in a pale lavender, purple and orchid with tassles. Came out gorgeous! This afghan is so simple! Thank you. Have yarn for the next 5 afghans already purchased!

I've just pinned this afghan for future reference...definitely in my queue. So the colors involved here are peach, green and aran. It helps a lot that the pattern is just right in front of the page. Thanks for sharing.

Beautiful! I want to make one! #BestIdeaEver

Nice, made one years ago and gave as a gift.

If I use the print button, will it print just the pattern?? Or everything on the page, including all the ads, comments, etc?

Thought I was going to try another fast pattern and end up with a lot of hat yarn. WOW! I started on my vacation and finished within two weeks after returning to work. Everyone loves the colors and the pattern! Even my sister! Thank You!

is there a way to print or download this pattern? i really want to do this for my sister

I will rate this afghan when i make it. I am anxious to get started.

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