Show your gratitude to veterans and active members of the Armed Forces and their families with comforting throws and lap robes. The designs found in "Honoring Our Veterans" are all crocheted with American-made yarn in patriotic colors or camouflage prints. Start one today for a veteran you know, or check out the book’s guide to participating in community outreach programs. Carolyn Pfeifer’s 12 designs for medium weight yarn include American Hero, American Inspiration, Badge of Courage, Camouflage Afghan, Desert Ripples Afghan, Dress Blues Afghan, Earth & Sky Afghan, Gratitude Afghan, Pink Camo Afghan, Platoon Camo Afghan, Stars & Stripes Afghan, and Urban Camo Afghan. A bonus design by Linda Daley is Independence Day, inspired by the American Flag.