Irish Celtic symbols are very popular. All the symbols stand for something unique, and people often gift them or things having these symbols on them, to their loved ones. This article provides a list of some Irish Celtic symbols, along with the meanings associated with them.
I found this free pattern in Ravelry, the Celtic Afghan pattern by Lion Brand Yarn. I ordered 20 skeins of Bernat Chunky yarn and the biggest crochet hook I could find! All this to satisfy my need for a big knitted cabled blanket.