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Honoring Our Veterans crochet afghans for those who serve and their families

Show you care in a special way honoring a veteran or a member of the armed forces by crocheting a beautiful afghan to keep them warm and remind them at home. The patterns found in Honoring Our Veterans is one of the many ways to show appreciation of the men and women serving in the military.

Crochet a blanket for a veteran
Crochet a blanket for a veteran
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Crochet an afghan for a military veteran and families who serve our country
Crochet an afghan for a military veteran and families who serve our country
Leisure Arts

A heart-warming way to show your gratitude to veterans and active members of the armed forces and their families by crocheting a comfortable blanket, throw or lap blanket. Crochet these wonderful blankets in American made yarn and make them in patriotic colors.

Choose yarn for the special veteran you are crocheting for in their favorite color or select something you thing will remind them of home and comfort them on their journey. The pattern in Honoring Our Veterans will inspire you and guide you to make the perfect afghan for a loved one serving in the military.

The patterns in Honoring our Veterans include: 12 designs for medium weight yarn include American Hero, American Inspiration, Badge of Courage, Camouflage Afghan, Desert Ripples Afghan, Dress Blues Afghan, Earth & Sky Afghan, Gratitude Afghan, Pink Camo Afghan, Platoon Camo Afghan, Stars & Stripes Afghan, and Urban Camo Afghan. A bonus design by Linda Daley is Independence Day, inspired by the American Flag.

Once you have completed a project and would like to donate your blanket or throw contact local veterans and military hospitals or connect with friends on social media sites to find out how you can help a vet or armed forces member by sending them your crocheted masterpiece.

There are always people in need of a good blanket or comfortable throw so be sure to check your local areas for shelters and hospitals looking for donations.

Download Afghan Patterns in the Honoring Our Veterans Crochet patterns found here…

American Pride Afghans to Crochet – All of your favorite patriotic, red, white and blue crochet Afghan patterns.

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