RED HEART® “Super Saver®” Relaxed Guy Throw
Choose camouflage yarn or his favorite color for this easy-to-crochet throw that shows you care. This is the perfect gift for guys of any age.
Designed by Diane McKee
- RED HEART® “Super Saver®” Yarn
Color A: 5 skeins of #971 Camouflage
Color B: 1 skein #365 Coffee
- Crochet Hook, 6.5mm (US K-10.5)
- Yarn Needle
Finished throw measures 36-inches x 60-inches.
10 dc = 4-inches; 6½ rows = 4-inches. Check your gauge. Use any size hook to obtain the gauge given.
With A, ch 87.
Row 1: Dc in 4th ch from hook and in next 11 ch, *[ch 1, skip 1 ch, dc in next ch] 3 times, dc in next 12 ch; repeat from * 3 times more, turn.
Row 2: Ch 3 (counts as dc), dc in next 11 dc, *[ch 1, skip ch-1 space, dc in next dc] 3 times, dc in next 12 ch; repeat from * 3 times more, turn. Repeat Row 2 until throw measures 58-inches from beginning. Fasten off.
Round 1: With right side facing, join B at any corner, *3 sc in corner st, sc evenly to next corner; repeat from * around, adjusting st count so there are an odd number of sts between each corner st, join with slip st to first sc, slip st to center corner st.
Round 2: Ch 4 (counts as dc and ch-1), [dc, ch 1] 2 times in corner st, *[skip next sc, dc in next sc, ch ] to corner st, [dc, ch 1] 3 times in corner st; repeat from * around, work between [ ] along last side to first corner, slip st to 3rd ch of beginning ch-3.
Round 3: Ch 1, [sc in each dc and ch-1 space] around, working 3 sc in each corner dc, join with slip st to first sc. Fasten off.
Weave in ends.
A = color A
B = color B
ch = chain
dc = double crochet
mm = millimeters
sc = single crochet
st(s) = stitch(es)
[ ] = work directions in brackets the number of times specified
* = repeat whatever follows the * as indicated
Use photo as a guide and follow manufacturer’s instructions for all products used.
Make sure to check gauge to ensure good results.