The texture is lovely also! Both sides of this afghan are beautiful - with one side resembling a waffle pattern!
You may use yarn type and hook size of choice with this pattern.
Sample blanket used fingering weight yarn and crochet hook size H (5.0 mm)
Stitches used include - chain, single crochet, half double crochet
Skill level: Easy/Intermediate
Pattern is written in standard American terms.