RED HEART® “Super Saver®” Relaxed Guy Throw
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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
Craft Time: 60+ minutes
 
 
 
 
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Material List

  • 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
 

Project Instructions

Step: 1

Finished Size
Finished throw measures 36-inches x 60-inches.


Step: 2

Gauge
10 dc = 4-inches; 6½ rows = 4-inches. Check your gauge. Use any size hook to obtain the gauge given.


Step: 3

Instructions


Step: 4

With A, ch 87.


Step: 5

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.


Step: 6

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.


Step: 7

Finishing


Step: 8

Border:
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.


Step: 9

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.


Step: 10

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.


Step: 11

Weave in ends.


Step: 12

Abbreviations
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


Tips

Use photo as a guide and follow manufacturer’s instructions for all products used.

Make sure to check gauge to ensure good results.