Manly Crochet Throw Blanket Pattern
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The Manly Crochet Throw Blanket Pattern is the perfect throw for the cowboy in your life. He'll love to wrap up in it (or drape it across his favorite recliner in the man cave). It's an easy camouflage afghan crochet pattern that uses Red Heart Super Saver yarn, so it's budget friendly and the materials are super-easy to get at your local craft store. This pattern really goes all in with the camo theme, but you can choose your man's favorite colors to make this crochet throw more personal for him. Men of all ages will love receiving this cozy gift for Father's Day, birthdays, or any day!
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NotesMaking the right size is important! Take a look at the dimensions of your new projects and choose the one that’s right for you, and always make a gauge swatch to match your tension.
Crochet HookK/10.5 or 6.5 mm hook
Yarn Weight(4) Medium Weight/Worsted Weight and Aran (16-20 stitches to 4 inches)
Crochet Gauge10 dc = 4”; 6½ rows = 4”
Finished Size36” x 60”
- RED HEART® “SuperSaver®”: 5 skeins 971 (Color A)
- RED HEART® “SuperSaver®”: 1 skein 365 Coffee (Color B)
- 6.5mm [US K-10.5] crochet hook
- Yarn needle
Instructions for the Manly Crochet Throw Blanket Pattern:
With A, ch 87.
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.
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.
Repeat Row 2 until Throw measures 58” from beginning.
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.
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.
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.
Weave in ends.
- Color A
- Color B
- double crochet
- work directions in brackets the number of times specified
- repeat whatever follows the * as indicated
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