And a close up of the center:
Yarn: Red Heart Super Saver, 2 skeins "Burgundy", 2 skeins "Gold"
Hook: Size "K" (6.5 mm)
Pattern: It's just a big granny square! I changed colors every 4 rounds. You can download a PDF at my pattern site:
Oh and just for fun, here's a little video of the afghan fluttering in the rather cold breeze: