Coast Ripple, from inspiration to beautiful completion, by Lucy of Attic 24 ~ Free pattern & excellent, detailed tutorial with plenty of step-by-step photos. This has been the inspiration behind my 'Port Hughes' blanket
This gingham-style check pattern is made up of dozens of beautiful crocheted squares. A fun spin on a traditional idea. Shown in Bernat Baby Coordinates. Free Crochet Pattern (Bernat requires making an account.