Dreamy Afghan Squares – Ideas and Free Crochet Patterns

Welcome to our collection of fantastic crochet patterns for Afghan Squares designed by Lisa Hooper from Cute Crochet Makes! Are you feeling a bit uninspired recently? Why not drift off to the land of dreams? You surely will while relaxing under your newly handmade afghan! Lisa Hooper evidently knows one very special way to transform any simple afghan square into something truly remarkable, and it starts with an A…


That’s right, applique! An afghan square with the right applique can carry a message that evokes really good feelings. Such square-based blankets will work lovely in kids’ rooms because pastel colors or rainbow palettes look great there. Let your baby explore his or her blanket like a sensory book by incorporating raised stitches. Bobbles, post stitches, and other structural elements surely make up for beautiful stimuli for little hands. In addition, Dreamy Afghan Squares use shapes to create a unique story, but you can use applique separately! We have chosen our favorite designs by Lisa Hooper. What are yours? We are so curious! Check out these patterns under the links below and follow us on our Facebook Fanpage and Pinterest for more creative ideas!

If you need more inspiration, check out our collections of Adorable Baby Rattles and 12″ Squares.

 

Heart Balloon Square Free Crochet Pattern

Are you ready to dive into the magical land of Lisa Hooper’s afghan squares? Obviously! It will be such a beautiful journey. These heart balloons are very easy to make, and this colorful bunch can be nicely held together with a thread.

Level: beginner Author: Lisa Hooper

The original pattern and the photos are on Cute Crochet Makes here. More info on Ravelry here.

 

Small Rainbow Square Free Crochet Pattern

Pure cuteness! A lovely rainbow in the center of a structural square brings a smile to our faces instantly. Why? Because it’s so cheerful! What colors will you use in your own baby blankets? We would love to know!

Level: upper beginner Author: Lisa Hooper

The original pattern and the photos are on Cute Crochet Makes here. More info on Ravelry here.

Rainbow Hearts Square Free Crochet Pattern

Colorful hearts can be arranged on the square however you like, so try a rainbow, for example. Why not? You can mix and match colors and sizes here in order to create your own version of this decorative crochet afghan square.

Level: beginner Author: Lisa Hooper

The original pattern and the photos are on Cute Crochet Makes here. More info on Ravelry here.

 

Sweet Dreams Cloud Free Crochet Pattern

Sleepy clouds with colorful raindrops fit very well within our idea of magical crochet baby blanket squares. If you are looking for an extra dose of inspiration, Lisa Hooper’s collection will surely save the day. We adore all the colors!

Level: upper beginner Author: Lisa Hooper

The original pattern and the photos are on Cute Crochet Makes here. More info on Ravelry here.

 

Daisy Square Free Crochet Pattern

The structural three-dimensional petals in this project are soft and lovely! A detail like that is certainly an attractive stimulus for little hands. Well then, are you ready to become the queen of baby showers? You know what to make! Crochet afghan squares!

Level: upper beginner Author: Lisa Hooper

The original pattern and the photos are on Cute Crochet Makes here. More info on Ravelry here.

 

Rainbow Bobble Heart Square Free Crochet Pattern

Hi there, crochet-loving artists! Did you know that you can literally paint with bobble stitches? These rainbow hearts look amazing on a white background, so don’t hesitate to use some leftover yarn and make them ASAP!

Level: upper beginner Author: Lisa Hooper

The original pattern and the photos are on Cute Crochet Makes here. More info on Ravelry here.

 

Sleeping Unicorn Square Free Crochet Pattern

Are you crocheting a special gift for a special little princess? That’s a lovely coincidence! This sleepy unicorn with a rainbow mane will surely be a sweet touch in a girly blanket. Lisa Hooper’s imagination knows no barriers, without a doubt!

Level: upper beginner Author: Lisa Hooper

The original pattern and the photos are on Cute Crochet Makes here. More info on Ravelry here.

 

Happy Rainbow Square Free Crochet Pattern

Do you need a little pick me up this season? Why don’t you make a rainbow that smiles? This cutie looks great on a lilac background, so try it following the instructions of our hero designer Lisa Hooper. Do you already have lilac yarn?

Level: beginner Author: Lisa Hooper

The original pattern and the photos are on Cute Crochet Makes here. More info on Ravelry here.

 

Unicorn Face Square Free Crochet Pattern

Lisa Hooper is the queen of crochet patterns for squares that come straight from fairytales, undoubtedly. Unicorn motif is always on-trend, no worries, you can’t go wrong with this magical inspiration! Little girls will be over the moon if you crochet a unicorn blanket for them!

Level: upper beginner Author: Lisa Hooper

The original pattern and the photos are on Cute Crochet Makes here. More info on Ravelry here.

 

Rainbow Bobble Heart Free Crochet Pattern

We love this rainbow little wonder by the one and only Lisa Hooper! Use colorful stripes in order to incorporate bobbles in the right places. You really need to focus on this because the effect can be this amazing heart shape!

Level: upper beginner Author: Lisa Hooper

The original pattern and the photos are on Cute Crochet Makes here

Bobble Letters Alphabet Free Crochet Pattern

This pattern by Lisa Hooper is not only cute but also practical! Just think about that! Who wouldn’t love to learn how to write with a crochet hook? Well then, what will the baby name on your first blanket be? We are so curious!

Level: upper beginner Author: Lisa Hooper

The original pattern and the photos are on Cute Crochet Makes here. More info on Ravelry here.

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