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Home : Patterns : Fast Finish Throw
 

Free Knitting Pattern: Fast Finish Throw

Lion Brand® Homespun®
Pattern #: 60045A
Rating: *****4.3 (based on 15 reviews)
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SKILL LEVEL:  Beginner (Level 1)

SIZE: One Size
34 x 54 in. [86 x 137 cm], plus fringe

CORRECTIONS: None
 

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Finish this lovely throw in only six hours using Size 50 Speed Stix needles.
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Color (A)
Homespun®

Click here to enlarge image and see more about item 790-393: Homespun Yarn: Cream
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Color (B)
Homespun®

Click here to enlarge image and see more about item 790-395: Homespun Yarn: Meadow
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Color (C)
Homespun®

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To change colors, simply select color name from the drop-down above or else click the swatch you want to change and then click a color below
Homespun®
Sundae Stripes Gemstone Stripes Wildberries Stripes Beachside Stripes Petunia Stripes Hepplewhite Shaker Colonial
Deco Rococo Edwardian Tudor Sierra Regency Baroque Waterfall
Gothic Prairie Barrington Nouveau Windsor Corinthian Mediterranean Delft
Quartz Montana Sky Black Candy Apple Harvest Olive Barley Grape
Cream Golden Meadow Fiesta Plum Apple Green Lagoon Parfait
Ocean Painted Desert Wild Fire Bourbon Herb Garden Mixed Berries Pearls Marble
Amethyst Pesto Coral Reef Great Plains Ambrosia Vintage Purple Haze Wisteria
Mimosa Seafoam Spice Tulips Cherry Blossom Vineyard Pueblo Abalone
Claret Clouds Desert Mountain Blue Moon Barks Forest Sand Dune
*Homespun® (Article #790). 98% Acrylic, 2% Polyester; package size: 6.00oz/170.00 gr. (185yds/169m) pull skeins

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MATERIALS
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QUANTITY PRICE ALT QTY  
•  790-393 Homespun Yarn: Cream
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$ 29.96  
Note: (A)
•  790-395 Homespun Yarn: Meadow
   balls
$ 14.98  
Note: (B)
•  790-397 Homespun Yarn: Russet
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$ 14.98  
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Note: (C)
Lion Brand Knitting Needles - Size 50 [25 mm] ('Speed Stix')   $ 11.99  
Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size K-10.5 (6.5 mm)   $ 2.65  
Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)   $ 3.59  
 

Fast Finish Throw

Lion Brand® Homespun®

GAUGE:

4 sts = 4 in. [10 cm] in Stockinette stitch (knit on right side rows, purl on wrong side rows) with 4 strands of yarn held together. Due to the nature of the fabric when working with Speed Stix, gauge may vary throughout the knitting and is not crucial to this project. When you match the gauge in a pattern, your project will be the size specified in the pattern and the materials specified in the pattern will be sufficient. The needle or hook size called for in the pattern is based on what the designer used, but it is not unusual for gauge to vary from person to person. If it takes you fewer stitches and rows to make your swatch, try using a smaller size hook or needles; if more stitches and rows, try a larger size hook or needles.

Making a Gauge Swatch

NOTES:

Editor’s Note: When creating fringe using Homespun please note that because of the texture of the yarn the fringe will fray when cut. If you prefer a non-frayed look you can knot the ends, knit or crochet a fringe, or use hairspray or fray check.

THROW
With 2 strands of A and 1 strand each of B and C (4 strands total) held together, cast on 34 stitches.
Row 1 (Right Side): Knit.
Row 2: Purl. Repeat Rows 1 and 2 until piece measures 54 in. [137 cm]. Bind off.

FINISHING
Weave in ends.

Fringe
Cut 136 strands of A and 68 strands each of B and C about 20 in. [52 cm] long. For each Fringe, hold 2 strands of A and 1 strand each of B and C (4 strands total) together and fold in half. Use crochet hook to draw fold through edge of Throw, forming a loop. Pull ends of Fringe through this loop. Pull ends to tighten. Make one Fringe in each stitch along first and last rows of Throw. Trim Fringe ends evenly.


 


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Pattern Average Rating: *****4.3 (based on 15 reviews)
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Fast Finish Throw Reviewed by Elke Mullins on 2013-12-01 *****
Loved the look of this the first second I seen it. Working on my second one now.

Been getting allot of "Ooooo I want one of those".


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