Lace Chevron Lap Throw (Knit)

You'll love the way the colours stripe in this gorgeous Chevron Lap Throw. Made with bulky weight Charisma, this throw works up fast.

Designed by Lorna Miser.

Skill Level:  Easy


  • Loops & Threads® Charisma™ – Northern Lights (A; 6 Balls and Electric Blue (B; 6 Balls)
  • Yarn Needle
  • 73.7 cm (29") Circular Needles, US 13 (9mm) or Size Needed to Obtain Gauge
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Gauge: 11 sts and 16 rows = 10.2 cm (4") in Lace Chevron stitch

Lace Chevron (multiple of 11 sts)

Row 1 (RS): *K2tog, k4, yo, k5; rep from *across.

Row 2, 4, 6 & 8: Knit.

Row 3: *K2tog, k3, yo, k1, yo, k3, ssk; rep from * across.

Row 5: *K2tog, k2, yo, k2tog, yo, k1, yo, k2, ssk; rep from * across.

Row 7: *K2tog, k1, (yo, k2tog) twice, (yo, k1) twice, ssk; rep from * across.

Row 9: *(K2tog, yo) 4 times, k1, yo, ssk; rep from * across.

Row 10: Knit.

Color sequence 30 rows:

Rows 1-20: Work rows 1-10 twice in A.

Rows 21-30: Work rows 1-10 once in B.


Using circular needles and B, cast on 107 sts loosely. Knit 2 rows.

Begin Lace Chevron pattern, cutting yarn for each stripe.

Row 1: K4, work row 1 of Lace Chevron to last 4 sts, k4.

Continue working k4 for first and last four sts of every row and Lace Chevron on 99 centre sts.

Work even until blanket measures 99.1 cm (39"), ending after 18 rows of A. Using B, work rows 19 & 20 of last repeat. Bind off loosely.


Weave in all ends.

k - knit
k2tog - knit 2 together
ssk - slip, slip, knit
yo - yarn over


Knitting is worked back and forth. A circular needle is used to accommodate size of project. There are 4 knit stitches at the beginning and end of every row.