Crocheted Fast-Finish Throw
You’ll breeze through this boldly textured, soft-touch Homespun throw that crochets from start to finish in only 4-1/2 hours! (LionBrand.com)
Lion Brand Pattern #: 825
SKILL LEVEL: Easy
SIZE: One Size
42 inches X 46 inches (Instructions for 42 inches x 56 inches size, which takes 5-1/2 hours, given in parenthesis)
790-309 Homespun Yarn: Deco (6-8 balls)
Crochet Hook - Size Q-19 (15.75 mm)
Gauge: Approximately 1 hdc2tog = 1”, using 2 strands of yarn held together.
Entire Afghan is worked with 2 strands of yarn held together.
Work in pattern until Afghan is approx 43 (55)”. Without breaking yarn, work crochet edging around all sides.
Apply looped fringe at top and bottom edges, if desired. (Requires 8” wide piece of cardboard.)
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®.
Pattern is available as PDF download only.