Start the new season with 30 Free Crochet Afghan Patterns for Autumn. From Thanksgiving crochet afghan patterns to jack-o-lantern themed afghans, these are just the patterns you were looking for! Everyone needs an autumn afghan for their home.
Add flannel lining to crocheted blankets. I've never liked how airy crocheted blankets are - they let the cold air through (what's the point) and little fingers can get stuck. This is an option, though I would choose a different stitch pattern.