Blazing Ripple Throw
- Lion Brand® Hometown USA yarn, 3 skeins each: Minneapolis Purple (A), Honolulu Pink (B), Syracuse Orange (C)
- Crochet hook size N-13
- Large-eyed blunt needle
GAUGE: 1 ripple = 6".
DIRECTIONS: *Work 2 rows each with A, B, C; rep from * for color sequence. To change color, work last st with old color to last yo. Yo with new color & draw through all loops on hook to complete st. Fasten off old color.
With A, ch 76.
Row 1: Dc in 4th ch from hook, *dc in next 4 ch, dc3tog, dc in next 4 ch, 3 dc in next ch;
rep from * 4 more times, dc in next 4 ch, dc3tog, dc in next 4 ch, 2 dc in last ch – 6 ripples.
Row 2: Ch 3, turn, dc in first dc, *dc in next 4 dc, dc3tog, dc in next 4 dc, 3 dc in next dc;
rep from * 4 more times, dc in next 4 dc, dc3tog, dc in next 4 dc, 2 dc in top of turning ch. Change to B.
Rows 3-36: Rep Row 2, continuing in color sequence, as established by changing color every other row. Fasten off.
Weave in ends. Finished size 36"x42".
ABBREVIATIONS & STITCHES: ch = chain; dc = double crochet; rep = repeat; st(s) = stitch(es); yo = yarn over dc3tog (dc 3 together) Yo, insert hook into st & draw up a loop, yo & draw through 2 loops. (Yo, insert hook into next st & draw up a loop. Yo, draw through 2 loops) 2X, yo & draw through all loops on hook – 2 dc decreased.