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Crochet 5 1/2 Hour Throw
Lion Brand® Jiffy® - Homespun®
Pattern Number: 70079B

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
About 45 x 60 in. (114.5 x 152.5 cm)

CORRECTIONS: (applied Feb 2, 2012)
Gauge: 13 sts + 4 rows = 6 in. (15 cm) in pattern.The above is only a summary of corrections; the corrected pattern text is below (if free) or shipped upon completion of order (if purchased)

MATERIALS

450-152 Jiffy Yarn: Charcoal Mist

Dark bluish gray


Quantity needed: 6 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 23.94
Note: (A)

790-326 Homespun Yarn: Ranch Heathered Solid Intense medium earth tones
Quantity needed: 4 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 22.36
Note: (B)

790-374 Homespun Yarn: Granite Heathered Solid Medium grays


Quantity needed: 4 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 27.96
Note: (C)

Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size Q-19 (15.75)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 3.70


Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 3.59

GAUGE:
3 sts + 4 rows = 6 in. (15 cm) in pattern. 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
Exact gauges is not imporant to this project.

STITCH EXPLANATION:
V-stitch (V-st) Work (dc, ch 1, dc) in indicated st or ch.

NOTES:
Throw is worked with 3 strands of yarn held together throughout.


INSTRUCTIONS



THROW
With 1 strand each of A, B and C held together, ch 67.
Row 1: Dc in 5th ch from hook, ch 1, dc in same st, * sk 2 ch, (dc, ch 1, dc) in next ch; rep from * to last 2 ch, sk 1 ch, dc in last ch.
Row 2: Ch 3, turn, *(dc, ch 1, dc) in next ch-1sp (V-stitch made); rep from * across, ending with dc in top of turning-ch.


Rows 3-40: Repeat Row 2.
Fasten off.



FINISHING
Edging
From RS, join 1 strand each of A, B and C with sl st anywhere along outside edge of Throw.

Sc evenly around outside edge of Throw.

Join with sl st to beginning sc.

Fasten off.
Weave in ends.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
bet = between
BO = bind off
ch(s) = chain(s)
CO = cast on
cont = continu(e)(s)(ing)
dec = decreas(e)(s)(ing)
foll = follow(s)(ing)
inc = increas(e)(s)(ing)
k = knit
meas = measure(s)
ndl(s) = needle(s)
opp = opposite
p = purl
pat = pattern
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rev = revers(e)(ing)
RS = right side
sc = single crochet
sk = skip
sl st = slip stitch
St st = Stockinette stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
WS = wrong side
beg = begin(s)(ning)
dec = decreas(e)(s)(ing)
inc = increas(e)(s)(ing)
k = knit
k2tog = knit 2 together
p = purl
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
RS = right side
St st = Stockinette stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
WS = wrong side
ch(s) = chain(s)
dc = double crochet
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
RS = right side
sk = skip
st(s) = stitch(es)
tog = together


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