Crochet World Magazine in their 29 January 2013 Newsletter have mad available a free crochet pattern for an afghan:
"Make this afghan and you will be smiling in spite of the weather
outside. This project gives the crocheter lots of flexibility to use
personal color choices to make it your own.
Design by Nanette Seale"
To get the free pattern and find out about Crochet World Magazine click here ...