Time Required :
Over an hour
Intermediate
Intermediate
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loops & threads® charisma™ big! crochet chevron throw

Crochet up a quick afghan with Charisma® Big. Chevron stitch and clusters combine to give a unique texture to the stripes.
Step 1

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS: 43" (109 cm) x 53" (135 cm)

GAUGE: 1 Chevron repeat = 8½" (22 cm) wide; save time and check your gauge

SPECIAL STITCH EXPLNATION:

  • CL (Cluster): [yo, insert hook into st and pull up a loop, yo and pull through 2 loops on hook] 3 times into same st or sp, yo and pull through all loops on hook.


INSTRUCTIONS:

With Steel, ch 102.

Row 1: Dc in 5th ch from hook, dc in next  7 ch, (2 dc, ch 3, 2 dc) in next ch, dc in next 8 ch, *sk 3 ch, dc in next 8 ch, (2 dc, ch 3, 2 dc) in next ch, dc in next 8 ch; rep from * 3 more times, dc in last ch, turn.

Rows 2-6: Ch 3, *sk 2 dc, dc in next 8 dc, (2 dc, ch 3, 2 dc) in ch-3 sp, dc in next 8 dc, sk 2 dc; rep from * 4 more times, dc in turning chain, turn.

Cut Steel and join Twilight.

Row 7: Ch 3, *sk 2 dc, [CL in next dc, ch 1, sk 1 dc] 4 times, (CL, ch 3, CL) in ch-3 sp, [ch 1, sk 1 dc, CL in next dc] 4 times, sk 2 dc; rep from * 4 more times, dc in turning ch, turn.

Rows 8-9: Ch 3, *sk 1 CL, (CL, ch 1) in each of next 4 ch-1 sps, (CL, ch 3, CL) in ch-3 sp, (ch 1, CL) in each of next 4 ch-1 sps, sk 1 CL; rep from * 4 more times, dc in turning ch, turn.

Cut Twilight and join Steel.

Row 10: Ch 3, *sk 1 CL, 2 dc in each of next 4 ch-1 sps, (2 dc, ch 3, 2 dc) in ch-3 sp, 2 dc in each of next 4 ch-1 sps, sk 1 CL; rep from * 4 more times, dc in turning ch, turn.

Rows 11-15: Ch 3, *sk 2 dc, dc in next 8 dc, (2 dc, ch 3, 2 dc) in ch-3 sp, dc in next 8 dc, sk 2 dc; rep from * 4 more times, dc in turning chain, turn.

Repeat Rows 7-15, 6 more times.

Fasten off.


With Twilight, work 1 round of Sc around the throw.

Fasten off.


Finishing: Weave in ends.


Step 2

ABBREVIATIONS:

Ch = Chain

Cl = Cluster

Dc = Double Crochet

Rep = Repeat(ing)

Sc = Single Crochet

Sk = Skip

Sp = Space         

Yo = Yarn Over


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    • Color: Twilight
    • Size: 8.82 oz
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