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Crochet

Throw
(intermediate)

Crochet
Throw

(intermediate)

Crochet Throw (Intermediate)


MEASUREMENTS
Width (approx) 90 cms/36 ins
Length (approx) 90 cms/36 ins
YARN
Little Grins #147
1 x 275g ball (or 6 x 50g balls) 1st Colour (C1)
1 x 275g ball (or 6 x 50g balls) 2nd Colour (C2)
1 x 275g ball (or 6 x 50g balls) 3rd Colour (C3)
HOOK
A 6.00mm (US J/10), (UK 4) Crochet Hook or
size that gives correct tension/gauge.
Materials
A Yarn Needle.
TENSION/GAUGE
14 sts and 8 rows to 10 cms/4 ins over
treble fabric, using 6.00mm (US J/10),
(UK 4) Crochet Hook.
Note - Correct tension/gauge is essential
for a successful item.
Abbreviations
St/s - stitch/es, tr - treble, ch - chain, sl st
- slip stitch, sp - space, rem - remain/ing,
rep - repeat, beg - begin/ning, dc - double
crochet.
SPECIAL ABBREVIATION
MB - make bobble by working 4 open tr,
leaving 5 loops on hook, yoh, draw through
all 5 loops on hook.
CREATE
Throw (worked in rows)
Using 6.00mm (US J/10), (UK 4) Hook and
C1, make 103 ch.
1st row (right side) - 1tr in 4th ch from hook,
* 1tr in next st, rep from * to end, joining in C3
in last st = 100tr.
2nd row - Using C3, 1ch, turn, 1dc in front
loop of first st, * MB in next st, 1 dc in front
loops of next 3 sts, rep from * to last 3 sts, MB
in next st, 1dc in front loop of next st, 1dc in last
st, join in C1 in last st = 25 Bobbles.

3rd row - Using C1, 1ch, turn, 1dc in first


st, 1tr in front loop of st one row below next
st, 1dc in top of bobble, * (1tr in front loop of
st one row below next st) 3 times, 1dc in top of
bobble, rep from * to last 2 sts, 1tr in front loop
of st one row below next st, 1dc in last st.
4th row - Using C1, 3ch, turn, * 1tr in next st,
rep from * to end, changing to C2 in last st.
5th row - Using C2, 3ch, turn, * 1tr in next st,
rep from * to end, changing to C3 in last st.
6th row - As 2nd row, changing to C2 in last st.
7th row - As 3rd row.
8th row - As 4th row, changing to C1 in last st.
Rows 1 to 8 inclusive form bobble pattern.
Rep rows 1 to 8 inclusive a further 8 times,
then rows 1 to 4 incl once, changing to C3
in last st.
DO NOT FASTEN OFF.
Border (worked in rounds)
1st round - Using 6.00mm (US J/10), (UK
4) Hook and C3, 3ch, turn, 2tr in same place
as 3ch, * 1tr in each st to corner, 3tr in corner,
133tr evenly along side edge to next corner *,
3tr in next corner, rep from * to * once, join with
a sl st to 3rd of beg ch = 476 sts.
Fasten off C3.
2nd round - Join in C2 to any st, 3ch, 1tr in
each st around edge of throw, noting to work
3tr in centre st of corner group of previous
round, join with a sl st to 3rd ch of beg 3ch.
Fasten off C2.
3rd round - Join in C1 in any st and work as
for 2nd round. Fasten off.
FINISHING
Using yarn needle, darn in ends.

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