Who knew that stripes could take on so many different looks! The 5 afghans in this collection reflect wavy stripes, mirror-image stripes, lacy stripes, bold diagonal stripes, and textured stripes created with a Long Double Crochet Stitch that extends into the row before last. 5 striped afghans to crochet in bulky yarn or with 2 or 3 strands of medium/worsted weight yarn: Colors of Summer by Melissa Leapman; Yikes! Stripes! by Agnes Russell; Rainbow Lightning by Alma Shields; Smoke & Mirrors by Rena V. Stevens; and Jeweled Waves by Charlene Finiello. Beginner, Easy, and Intermediate designs call for N, P, and Q hooks.