Vintage Afghan – Free Crochet Afghan Pattern

This free vintage afghan pattern was originally published in 1916, in the Woolco Knitting and Crocheting Manual.

Follow the easy step-by-step instructions of this antique afghan crochet pattern to make something someone will always treasure. There is no charge for personal use of this afghan pattern.

Crochet Afghan Pattern:
Vintage Afghan

Crochet Afghan - Vintage Crocheted Afghan


10 skeins of white and 2 of color Woolco Germantown Zephyr
No. 4 Woolco Crochet Hook


With white, chain 161.

*Make 1 single crochet in each of the first 10 stitches. In next stitch make 3, then 1 in each of the next 10 stitches. Skip 2.* Repeat across chain.

2nd Row – Same as 1st. From now on take the 10 stitches always in back loop, and 3 stitches in both loops. Always place the 3 stitches in center stitch of 3 in previous row.

Make 10 rows of white, 2 rows of color, 4 rows of white, 4 rows of color, 82 rows of white, 4 rows of color, 4 rows of white, 2 rows of color, 10 rows of white.

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