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loops & threads® charisma® knit color block throw

Cozy up on a winter's night in this warm blanket. Knit in Charisma®, a simple lace pattern keeps the knitting interesting, but not too challenging for an adventurous beginner to try.
Step 1

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS: 44" (112 cm) x 52" (132 cm)

GAUGE: 9 sts x 15 rows = 4" (10 cm); save time and check your gauge


INSTRUCTIONS:

With Sage, cast on 107 sts.

Rows 1-5: Sl 1 wyif, knit to end.


Begin Pattern

Row 1 (RS): Sl 1 wyif, k3, *k4, k2tog, k3, yo, p1; rep from * to last 13 sts, k4, k2tog, k3, yo, k4.

Rows 2, 4, 6, 8 (WS): Sl 1 wyif, k3, *p5, k5; rep from * to last 3 sts, k3.

Row 3: Sl 1 wyif, k3, *k4, k2tog, k2, yo, k1, p1; rep from * to last 13 sts, k4, k2tog, k2, yo, k1, k4.

Row 5: Sl 1 wyif, k3, *k4, k2tog, k1, yo, k2, p1; rep from * to last 13 sts, k4, k2tog, k1, yo, k2, k4.

Row 7: Sl 1 wyif, k3, *k4, k2tog, yo, k3, p1; rep from * to last 13 sts, k4, k2tog, yo, k3, k4.

Row 9: Sl 1 wyif, k3, *yo, k3, ssk, k4, p4; rep from * to last 13 sts, yo, k3, ssk, k8.

Rows 10, 12, 14, 16 (WS): Sl 1 wyif, k2, *k5, p5; rep from * to last 4 sts, k4.

Row 11: Sl 1 wyif, k3, *k1, yo, k2, ssk, k4, p4; rep from * to last 13 sts, k1, yo, k2, ssk, k8.

Row 13: Sl 1 wyif, k3, *k2, yo, k1, ssk, k4, p4; rep from * to last 13 sts, k2, yo, k1, ssk, k8.

Row 15: Sl 1 wyif, k3, *k3, yo, ssk, k4, p4; rep from * to last 13 sts, k3, yo, ssk, k8.

Step 2

Repeat Rows 1-16 until throw measures approx. 13" (33 cm), or you have used 3 balls of Sage, ending with a WS row. Cut Sage and join Pecan. Continue to repeat Rows 1-16 until throw measures approx. 39" (99 cm), or you have used all 6 balls of Pecan, ending with a WS row. Cut Pecan and join Sage. Continue to repeat Rows 1-16 until throw measures approx. 51" (130 cm), or you have only about 1/3 of a ball of Sage remaining, ending with Row 8 or 16.


Border

Rows 1-6: Sl 1 wyif, knit to end.

Bind off.


Finishing: Weave in ends.


ABBREVIATIONS:

Approx. = Approximately

K = Knit

K2tog = Knit 2 Sts Together (1 St Dec’d)

P = Purl

Rep = Repeat(ing)

RS = Right Side

Sl = Slip

Ssk = Slip Slip Knit (1 St Dec’d)

St(s) = Stitch(es)

WS = Wrong Side

Wyif = With Yarn in Front

Yo = Yarn Over


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