Book Description: Leslie Linsley, renowned craft designer, presents a wide variety of designs for America's favorite needlework project - the afghan! Each afghan is beautifully designed to take advantage of the colors, textures, and yarns that are available on the market today, using basic stitches and clear directions. The projects are exciting and new as well as quick and easy. Best of all, they are fun to make and use! They include: a lavish assortment of adorable baby covers for crib and carriage, a fabulous selection of striped patterns using bold colors as well as subtle earth tones, embroidered designs that include a delicate floral pattern, and country designs.