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Lacy Strips Throw
Lion Brand® Wool-Ease® Thick & Quick®
Pattern Number: L0374

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
About 40 x 60 in. (101.5 x 152.5 cm)

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

640-125 Wool-Ease Thick & Quick Yarn: Hazelnut

Rich, light golden brown


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Note: (A)

640-112 Wool-Ease Thick & Quick Yarn: Raspberry

Rich purplish-pink


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Note: (B)

640-107 Wool-Ease Thick & Quick Yarn: Cobalt

Deep, rich blue


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Note: (C)

640-147 Wool-Ease Thick & Quick Yarn: Eggplant

Deep, rich purple


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Note: (D)

640-176 Wool-Ease Thick & Quick Yarn: Snapdragon

Deep golden green


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640-099 Wool-Ease Thick & Quick Yarn: Fisherman

Natural cream


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640-134 Wool-Ease Thick & Quick Yarn: Citron

Deep goldenrod yellow


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640-136 Wool-Ease Thick & Quick Yarn: Apricot

Medium orange


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Note: (H)

Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size N-13 (9 mm)
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Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
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GAUGE:
8 dc + 4 rows = 4 in. (10 cm). 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.


INSTRUCTIONS



FIRST STRIP
With A, ch 120.
Row 1 (WS): Dc in 4th ch from hook (beginning ch counts as dc) and in each ch across - 118 dc at end of this row.
Row 2: Ch 3 (counts as first dc here and throughout), turn, dc in next 3 sts, *ch 2, sk next 2 sts, dc in next 4 sts; rep from * across - 19 ch-2 sps at the end of this row.
Row 3: Ch 3, turn, dc in each st across.
Fasten off.



SECOND STRIP
Notes: Second-Eighth Strips are worked as for First Strip through Row 3, and then joined to previous Strip with a Joining Row.

The Joining Row is worked back and forth between the last row of the current strip and the foundation ch of the previous strip.
With B, ch 120.
Rows 1-3: Work Rows 1-3 of First Strip.
Do not fasten off.
With RS facing, place previous Strip above current Strip.
Joining Row: Ch 1, turn, sc in first st of current Strip, ch 2, sc in first foundation ch of previous Strip, ch 3, sk next 2 sts of current Strip, sc in next st of current Strip, ch 3, sk next 4 sts of previous Strip, *sc in next st of previous Strip, ch 3, sk next 3 sts of current Strip, sc in next st of current Strip, ch 3, sk next 3 sts of previous Strip; rep across continuing to work back and forth between the 2 Strips, ending with sc in last st of previous Strip, ch 2, sk next st of current Strip, sc in last st of current Strip.

Fasten off.



THIRD-EIGHTH STRIPS
With C, D, E, F, G, and H, work as for Second Strip.



FINISHING
Edging
With RS facing, join A with sl st in any corner.
Rnd 1: Ch 1, sc evenly around outside edge, working 3 sc in each corner; join with sl st in first sc.
Rnd 2: Ch 1, sc in each sc around, working 3 sc in each corner; join with sl st in first sc.
Fasten off.

Weave in ends.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
k = knit
p = purl
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
st(s) = stitch(es)
tog = together
ch(s) = chain(s)
dc = double crochet
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
RS = right side
sc = single crochet
sk = skip
sl st = slip stitch
sp(s) = space(s)
st(s) = stitch(es)
WS = wrong side


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