Striped Crochet Throw

Crochet this comfy throw using Vanna's Choice® yarn, an easy-care, silky-soft premium basic yarn available in a range of beautiful, expertly-coordinated shades.

 

Courtesy of Lion Brand®.

 
 

Craft Time: 60+ minutes

Uses Recycled Items: No

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Materials

  • Lion Brand® Vanna's Choice® Yarn – Cranberry - A (2 Balls), Taupe – B (2 balls), Colonial Blue - C (2 Balls) and Purple - D (2 Balls) or Colours of Choice
  • Crochet Hook Size N/13 (9mm)
  • Large-eyed Blunt Needle
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Instructions

Finished Size
About 39" x 39" (99 x 99cm)

Gauge
3 V-sts = 4" (10cm), worked with 2 strands held tog.
BE SURE TO CHECK YOUR GAUGE.

Notes

1. Throw is worked with 2 strands held tog.

2. To change colour, work last st of old colour to last yarn over. Yarn over with new colour and draw through all loops to complete st. Fasten off old colour.

Instructions

With 2 strands of A held tog, ch 91.

Row 1: Dc in 5th ch from hook, ch 1, dc in same ch (beg V-st made), *sk next 2 ch, (dc, ch 1, dc) in next ch (V-st made); rep from* across to last 2 ch, sk next ch, dc in last ch – 29 V-sts and 1 dc on each end.

Row 2: Ch 3 (counts as dc), turn, (dc, ch 1, dc) in ch-1 st of each V-st across, dc in top of turning ch.

Rows 3-10: Rep Row 2.

Change to B.

Rows 11-20: With 2 strands of B held tog, rep Row 2.

Change to C.

Rows 21-30: With 2 strands of C held tog, rep Row 2.

Change to D.

Rows 31-40: With 2 strands of D held tog, rep Row 2.

Fasten off.

Finishing

Weave in ends.

Abbreviations

beg = beginning
ch = chain
ch-space = space previously made
dc = double crochet
rep = repeat
sk = skip
sp = space
st(s) = stitch(es)
tog = together

 

Every effort has been made to produce accurate and complete instructions. We cannot be responsible for variance of individual knitters or crocheters, human error, or typographical mistakes.

 

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