Honey Peaks Throw by Miroslava Mihalkova

Honey Peaks Throw

Crochet
February 2020
Bulky (7 wpi) ?
7.0 mm
2800 yards (2560 m)
One Size
US
Flag of English English
This pattern is available for free.

Honey Peaks throw is the perfect blanket for those cold winter days, when all you need is a cup of tea with some honey, book or a crochet project and a great view of snowy mountains out of your window. This throw is worked up quick thanks to the bulky yarn while it is far from ordinary thanks to the combination of Tunisian crochet stitches.

Skills required
Chain, Tunisian crochet technique (alternating forward and backward passes), Tunisian simple stitch (tss), Tunisian purl stitch (tps), Tunisian honeycomb stitch (ths), Tunisian knit stitch (tks), end row changing colours, binding off in Tunisian crochet, blocking

Finished measurements
The final throw measurements (blocked):
132 cm x 153 cm (approx. 52 x 60 in)

Materials and tools
Paintbox Yarns Simply Chunky (100% Acrylic | bulky | 100 g (3.5 oz) = 136 m (149 yds), Mustard Yellow (A) #323 10 skeins, Misty Gray (B) #303 8 skeins
Tunisian crochet hook size 7 mm with cable (at least 100 cm (40 in)) or size to obtain the gauge
Tapestry needle
Scissors

Notes
Number of loops on hook equals number of sts for row counting.
The throw is worked flat with RS always facing; the pattern consists of two alternating sections: 12 rows of honeycomb section worked in Mustard Yellow and 12 rows of peaks section worked in Misty Grey. The two sections are separated by 1 row of Tunisian simple stitch worked in the colour of the consecutive stitch section.