When color and texture work together, the results are always exciting--just see how both of these great qualities bring these afghans to life! Barbara Shaffer's eight designs to crochet are rich with ripples and popcorn stitches. Let them update your home's decor with today's hottest colors. Need a special gift? These all-occasion afghans are the answer. Choose your favorites and explore the fun of creating gorgeous throws that are as interesting to touch as they are to see!Each afghan was crocheted using medium weight yarn: Orchard Fresh, Restful Measures, On the Water, Swept Away, Abundance, Hill and Valley, Jambalaya, and Tranquility.