Country Cozy Afghan, free pattern (archived) by Caron. Pic from Ravelry Project Gallery. Pretty textures with simple stitches - DC, V-stitch, & granny clusters. Open stitch pattern would be nice for warmer weather.
Checkerboard Textures Throw, free crochet pattern from Red Heart
H E L E N A * H A A K T: Stoere mandsteek haken
Ravelry: Country Cozy Afghan (archived) pattern by Caron Design Team