In Grannies in Bloom from Leisure Arts, seasonal colors turn simple granny crochet patterns into fabulous flower garden throws. Dimensional flower petals and picot ruffles add irresistible interest to the six afghans, and clever borders add a framed finish to some. Designs include Rosy Floral by Maggie Weldon, Classic Shells by Terry Kimbrough, and four by Carol Alexander and Brenda Stratton: Autumn Fields, Filet Floral, Watercolor Floral, and Checkerboard Floral. These beautiful throws are all made using medium weight yarn and Easy to Intermediate skill levels. Two use join-as-you-go techniques.
Wrap yourself in floral fabulousness with one or all six of these crocheted Grannies in Bloom afghans! Three-dimensional flowers and ruffles abound in these botanical beauties, which would also make amazing gifts for six of your closest, coldest friends. After all, each comes together fairly quickly using worsted weight yarn in seasonal colors of your choosing. Patterns include Autumn Fields, Rosy Floral, Classic Shells, and Watercolor Floral at skill levels ranging from Easy to Intermediate. So gather some flower-inspired yarn, and crochet right away!