Knitting for home Stripes throw crochet pattern free

Stripes throw crochet pattern free

Stripes throw crochet pattern free



FINISHED MEASUREMENTS

48 inches wide x 60 inches long 

MATERIALS

• Caron Simply Soft medium (worsted) weight acrylic yarn (6 oz/315 yds/ 170g per skein); (4):

6 skeins #9703 bone 1 skein each #0012 passion, #0014 pagoda, #9707 dark sage, #9711 dark country blue, #9730 autumn red, #9750 chocolate, #9758 forest floor, #9759 ocean, #9761 plum perfect and #9762 burgundy

• Size l/9/5.5mm crochet hook or size needed to obtain gauge

• Tapestry needle 

GAUGE

15 sts = 4 inches; 19 rows = 4 inches

PATTERN NOTES

Weave in loose ends as work progresses.

Change colors in any random order unless otherwise stated.

Join with slip stitch as indicated unless otherwise stated.

SPECIAL STITCHES

Long double crochet (lng dc): Working in front of ch-sps of previous rows, lng dc in next sc 3 rows below.

Single crochet join (sc join): Place a slip knot on hook, insert hook in indicated st, yo and draw up a lp, yo and pull through both lps on hook.

THROW

Row 1 (RS): With bone, ch 180, sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across, turn. (179 sc)

Row 2: Ch 1, sc in each st across, change color (see illustration) to next random color (see Pattern Notes) in last sc, turn.

Row 3: Ch 1, sc in each of first 3 sc, [ch 2, sk next sc, sc in next sc, ch 2, sk next sc, sc in each of next 7 sc] 17 times, ch 2, sk next sc, sc in next sc, ch 2, sk next sc, sc in each of last 3 sc, turn. (143 sc, 36 ch-2 sps)

Row 4: Ch 1, sc in each of first 3 sc, [ch 2, sk next ch-2 sp, sc in next sc, ch 2, sk next ch-2 sp, sc in each of next 7 sc] 17 times, ch 2, sk next ch-2 sp, sc in next sc, ch 2, sk next ch-2 sp, sc in each of last 3 sc, change color to bone, turn.

Row 5: Ch 1, sc in each of first 3 sc, *[lng dc (see Special Stitches and illustration) in next sc 3 rows below, sc in next sc on previous row, Ing dc in next sc 3 rows below, sc in each of next 7 sc on previous row] 17 times, Ing dc in next sc 3 rows below, sc in next sc on previous row, lng dc in next sc 3 rows below, sc in each of last 3 sc, turn. (143 sc, 36 dc)

Row 6: Ch 1, sc in each st across, change color to next color, turn.

Rows 7-18: [Rep rows 3-6] 3 times.

Row 19: Ch 1, sc in each of first 8 sc, [ch 2, sk next sc, sc in next sc, ch 2, sk next sc, sc in each of next 7 sc] 17 times, sc in last sc, turn. (145 sc, 34 ch-2 sps)

Row 20: Ch 1, sc in each of first 8 sc, [ch 2, sk next ch-2 sp, sc in next sc, ch 2, sk next ch-2 sp, sc in each of next 7 sc] 17 times, sc in last sc, change color to bone, turn.

Row 21: Ch 1, sc in each of first 8 sc, [lng dc in next sc 3 rows below, sc in next st on previous row, lng dc in next sc 3 rows below, sc in each of next 7 sc on previous row] 17 times, sc in last sc, turn. (145 sc, 34 dc)  

Row 22: Ch 1, sc in each st across, change color to next color, turn.

Rows 23-34: [Rep rows 19-22] 3 times.

Rows 35-298: [Rep rows 2-34] 8 times. At end of last row, fasten off.

Border

Rnd 1 (RS): With RS facing and working across opposite side of foundation ch, sc join (see Pattern Notes) bone in first ch, 2 sc in same st (corner made), sc in each ch across to last ch, 3 sc in last ch (corner made), [working across ends of rows, *sk next bone row, sc in each of next 2 rows, sc in next bone row, rep from * across], 3 sc in first st (corner made), sc in each st across to last st, 3 sc in corner (corner made), rep between [ ], join (see Pattern Notes) in beg sc.

Rnd 2: Ch 1, sc in each st around, working 3 sc in center sc of each corner, join in beg sc. Fasten off.