Designed By: Mary Jane Protus Skill Level: Beginner
RED HEART® “Light & Lofty™”: 6 skeins 9617 Pheasant CA and 5 skeins 9931 Rain Forest Multi CB Crochet Hook: U.S. Size N-15 [10mm].
Throw measures approximately 45″ x 61″.
In pattern: 11 sts = 5″; 4 rows = 5¼”. CHECK YOUR GAUGE. Use any size hook to obtain the gauge given.
With CA ch 112.
Row 1 (Right Side): 2 Dc in 4th ch from hook, * dc in next 2 ch; [yo and draw up a loop in next ch, yo and draw through 2 loops on hook] twice, yo and draw through all 3 loops on hook – dc2tog made; skip next 3 ch, dc2tog, dc in next 2 ch **, (2 dc, ch 1, 2 dc) all in next ch; repeat from * to last ch, end at **; 3 dc in last ch; turn.
Row 2: Ch 3, 2 dc in first dc, * dc in next 2 dc, dc2tog over next 2 dc, skip next 2 sts, dc2tog, dc in next 2 dc **, (2 dc, ch 1, 2 dc) all in next ch-1 sp; repeat from * to last st, end at **; 3 dc in top of ch-3; turn. Rep Row 2 for pattern until 6 rows of CA have been completed, changing to CB in the last dc of the 6th row. Continuing in pattern, work [4 rows CB, 2 rows CA] 6 times, then 4 more rows CA– 46 rows. Fasten off. Weave in ends.
ABBREVIATIONS: CA= Color A; CB= Color B; ch= chain; dc= double crochet; lp= loop;