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Manly Man Throw

By: The Designers of Red Heart Yarn

Use this free crochet pattern to make the manly man throw for the cowboy in your life. He'll love to wrap up in it. It's an easy crochet pattern from Red Heart Yarn that uses Red Heart Super Saver yarn, so it's budget friendly and materials are easy to find. Camouflage colors are just what a man loves, and men of all ages will love receiving this cozy afghan for Father's Day or a birthday. For other great crochet afghan patterns, check out this collection of 23 Colorful Crochet Afghan Patterns.

Materials:

  • 5 skeins Red Heart® “SuperSaver®” yarn in Camouflage (A)
  • 1 skein Red Heart® “SuperSaver®” yarn in Coffee (B)
  • 6.5mm [US K-10.5] crochet hook
  • Yarn needle

 

Gauge: 10 dc = 4”; 6½ rows = 4”.

 

Instructions:
36” x 60”

  1. With A, ch 87.
     
  2. Row 1: Dc in 4th ch from hook and in next 11 ch, *[ch 1, skip 1 ch, dc in next ch] 3 times, dc in next 12 ch; repeat from * 3 times more, turn - 85 sts.
     
  3. Row 2: Ch 3 (counts as dc), skip first dc, dc in next 12 dc, *[ch 1, skip ch-1 space, dc in next dc] 3 times, dc in next 12 dc; repeat from * 3 times more, turn.
     
  4. Repeat Row 2 until Throw measures 58” from beginning.
     
  5. Fasten off.

 

Border

  1. Round 1: With right side facing, join B at any corner, *3 sc in corner st, sc evenly to next corner; repeat from * around, adjusting st count so there are an odd number of sts between each corner st, join with slip st to first sc, slip st to center corner st.
     
  2. Round 2: Ch 4 (counts as dc and ch-1), [dc, ch 1] 2 times in corner st, *[skip next sc, dc in next sc, ch 1] to corner st, [dc, ch 1] 3 times in corner st; repeat from * around, work between [] along last side to first corner, slip st to 3rd ch of beginning ch-3.
     
  3. Round 3: Ch 1, [sc in each dc and ch-1 space] around, working 3 sc in each corner dc, join with slip st to first sc.
     
  4. Fasten off.  Weave in ends.
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