Free crochet pattern: Modern color block throw
Originally posted April 13, 20159:22 PM MST
This is my first blanket pattern. I have become quite obsessed with not only coming up with color combinations, but also excited to finally use up the huge amount of yarn I have.
The beauty of this simple throw is that it works up quickly and depending on your décor can fit any style in your home.
Don’t want it as long? Crochet fewer rows over all. It is 110 rows and absolutely perfect to snuggle up on the couch with. The throw measures approximately 39x77 inches (99.06x195.58 cm)
Time frame depends on you and how slow/fast you normally crochet. I completed mine in 10 days with me working on and off.
Pattern is written in US crochet terms. This pattern gives you PERMISSION TO SELL your finished items. It is appreciated if you credit the design to Acquanetta Ferguson and to list the pattern link.
5 dc = 2”
3 rows = 2”
5 skeins of Red Heart Super Saver (please note that the Aran skein was a jumbo size)
Double Crochet – dc
Please note that for this throw I used the Chainless Double Crochet method for each row. Please clickhere to watch the YouTube video that shows you the step. It gives your throw a much more polished look.
With K hook, ch 102
Row 1 Dc in 3rd ch from hook (make sure to do dc in the hump of the ch), dc in next 99 stitches. Turn. Click on link above on how to do the Chainless Double Crochet. If still not able to “get” then ch 2, then turn. 100 stitches
Row 2 Chainless Crochet Double Crochet. Dc in each across. Turn. 100 stitches
Row 3 – 110 repeat Row 2, making sure to change colors after 10 rows. Either follow the color scheme as pictured or create your own style.
Fasten off and weave in all ends.Are you on Ravelry? Make sure to find me for more patterns!
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