8 Crochet Ideas for Crochet Throws, Simple Crochet Patterns, and Crochet Blanket Patterns
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In beautiful muted tones of fall, the Autumn Harvest Striped Throw is just the kind of easy crochet pattern that you've been looking for. Using the granny stitch to crochet diagonal lines, this pattern quickly becomes a conversation starter in your home. A striped border finishes it off in those same earthy tones finished it off. It's the perfect pattern for anyone looking to add a simple yet fun crochet afghan to their home. Plus, the earthy tones can easily transition from fall to winter or spring.
Crochet HookK/10.5 or 6.5 mm hook
Yarn Weight(4) Medium Weight/Worsted Weight and Aran (16-20 stitches to 4 inches)
- RED HEART® Super Saver®: 1 skein each 0661 Frosty Green A, 330 Linen B, 336 Warm Brown C, 305 Aspen Print D, 400 Grey Heather E, 4313 Aran Fleck F
- Susan Bates ® Crochet Hook: 6.5mm [US K-10.5]
- Yarn needle
Gauge: 12 dc = 4”(10 cm), 7 rows = 4” (10 cm). CHECK YOUR GAUGE. Use any size hook to obtain the gauge.
Throw measures 45” x 58” (114 x 147 cm)
With A, ch 5, join with slip st to form ring.
Row 1: Ch 4 (counts as dc and ch-1), 3 dc into ring, ch 1, dc into ring. Turn at end of this and all other rows unless otherwise specified.
Row 2: Ch 4, 3 dc into first ch-1 space, skip 3 dc, 3 dc in final ch-1 space, ch 1, dc in 3rd ch of first ch-4.
Row 3: Ch 4, 3 dc into first ch-1 space, work 3 dc in between each set of 3 dc across, end 3 dc in final ch-1 space, ch 1, dc in 3rd ch of first ch-4.
Rows 4-5: Repeat Row 3. Fasten off.
Row 6: Join F, ch 3, 3 hdc in first space, work 3 hdc in between each set of 3 dc across, end 3 hdc in final space, ch 1, hdc in 3rd ch of first ch-4.
Rows 7-11: With B, repeat Row 3.
Row 12: With F, repeat Row 6.
Continue in pattern as established in colors as follows:
5 rows D, 1 row F, 5 rows C, 1 row F, 5 rows A, 1 row F, 5 rows B, 1 row F, 5 rows D, 1 row F, 5 rows C, 1 row F, 1 row A, 1 row E, 1 row A and 3 rows E.
Work 1 row F in dc (not hdc) AND mark each end of this row.
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Next (decrease) row: Join E, ch 4, skip ch 1 space and first 3 dc, work 3 dc in between each set of 3 dc across, skip last ch-1 space, end dc in last space. Repeat decrease row in colors as follows:
2 more rows E, 1 row A, 1 row E, 1 row A, 1 row F (in hdc for this and all following F rows) **5 rows C, 1 row F, 5 rows D, ,1 row F 5 rows B, 1 row F, 5 rows A ** and 1 row F. Repeat between **‘s once, ending with 3 dc in A. Turn, ch 2, slip st in top of first dc (corner space). Fasten off.
Round 1: With right side facing, join B to ch-2 corner space just worked, ch 2, hdc in same space, *2 hdc in each space along edge to marked space at corner, 4 hdc in that space, ch 2, 4 hdc in first space along next side; repeat from * across to corner (beginning of diagonal piece), work (2 hdc, ch 2, 2 hdc) in corner; repeat from * along remaining 2 sides.Fasten off.
Round 2: Join A in any corner ch-2 space, ch 3, dc in same space, dc in between each hdc across, working (2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc) in each corner ch-2 space, end 2 dc in first space, ch 2, slip st to top of first ch-3 to join. Fasten off.
Top and Bottom Borders
(worked on short edges)
Row 1: With right side facing, join E into corner ch-2 space, ch 3, dc in same space, work (ch-1, skip dc, dc in next dc) across, end skip final dc, 2 dc in ch-2 space. Turn.
Row 2: Ch 3, dc in between first 2 dc, work 2 dc in each ch-1 space across, end skip dc, work dc in final dc. Turn. Fasten off.
Row 3: Join F to first dc, ch 3, dc in between first 2 dc, work (ch 1, dc in space between each set of 2 dc) across to last 2 sts, end skip dc, dc in final dc. Turn.
Row 4: Ch 3, dc in between first 2 dc, work 2 dc in each ch-1 space across to last 2 sts, end skip dc, work dc in final dc. Turn. Fasten off.
Rows 5-6: With C, repeat Rows 3-4.
Rows 7-8: With B, repeat Rows 3-4.
Rows 9-10: With A, repeat Rows 3-4.
(worked on long edges)
Row 1: With right side facing, join A to top of side edge of piece, ch 2, work 2 hdc on side of each row to first row of E, work 2 hdc in ch-2 space of main piece, then work dc in between each dc across side edge to next ch-2 space of main piece, work 2 hdc in ch-2 space, work in hdc to top of A. Fasten off. Do not turn.
Row 2: Join C to the beginning of row, ch 2 and work sc in each st across. Do not turn.
Row 3: Ch 2, work 1 row reverse sc across. Fasten off.
Outer Top and Bottom Borders
(worked on short edges)
Row 1: With right side facing, join F to outer edge of C, ch 2, work hdc to first space before 2 dc, work dc in that space, work (hdc in first dc, dc in space between 2 dc) across, end work hdc to outer edge of C. Fasten off. Do not turn.
Row 2: Join B to beginning of row, *ch 6, sc in next st; repeat from * across. Fasten off.
Weave in ends
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