6 Hour Afghan / Fast Finish Throw
Finish this lovely throw in only six hours using Size 50 Speed Stix needles. (Lion Brand Yarn)
SKILL LEVEL: Beginner (Level 1)
Homespun® (Article #790)
3-4 colors, 8 balls total
Knitting Needles - Size 50 (25 mm) (‘Speed Stix’)
Crochet Hook - Size K-10.5 (6.5 mm) (to attach fringe)
Due to the nature of the fabric when working with Speed Stix, gauge may vary throughout the knitting and is not crucial to this project.
Throw is worked with 4 strands held together throughout. All versions use 8 balls of yarn.
Finish with fringe.
Because of the texture of Homespun, the fringe will fray when cut. If you prefer a non-frayed look you can knot the ends, knit or crochet a fringe, or use hairspray or Fray CheckTM by Dritz®.
Available in different colorways:
60045A Fast Finish Throw (August 2006)
Cream, Meadow, Russet
60045-1 Fireside Jewel 6-Hour Fast-finish Throw (August 2006)
Prairie, Candy Apple, Colonial, Grape
60536 6-Hour Throw (March 2007)
Barley, Nouveau, Fuchsia
80215AD 6 Hour Afghan (October 2008)
Candy Apple, Earth, Saffron, Chili
80216AD 6-Hour Afghan (August 2008)
Fawn, Earth, Prairie, Barley
81110AD 6-Hour Afghan (May 2009)
Prairie, Cream, Barley
90031AD 6-Hour Afghan (March 2009)
Cream, Earth, Prairie, Barley
Also available on Joann.com:
P408259 Lion Brand Homespun 6-Hour Throw
Jiffy version: 60681A Fast Finish Throw