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Blue Lagoon Throw

Crafting Time:
  • Varies
Skill Level:
  • Advanced
Project Courtesy of: Caron International Yarn
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Description

SUPPLIES & TOOLS:

  • Crochet hook size US I9 (5.5 mm) or size to obtain gauge
  • Yarn needle
  • Caron International One Pound yarn (six colors)
    • 16 oz Midnight Blue #546 (A)
    • 16 oz Soft Sage #580 (B)
    • 16 oz Jet Stream #598 (C)
    • plus 6 oz Jet Stream #598 (C)
    • 16 oz Deep Violet #547 (D)
    • 16 oz Royalty #530 (E)
    • 16 oz Forest Green #534 (F)

GAUGE:

One block measures approx 8"/20.5 cm square; Gauge is not critical for this project.

ABBREVIATIONS:

beg = beginning
ch = chain
dec = decrease
lp = loop
rem = remain
rep = repeat
rnd = round
sc = single crochet
sl = slip
sp(s) = space(s)
tog = together
yo = yarn over
* or ** = repeat whatever follows the * or ** as indicated
[] = work directions given in brackets the number of times specified.

NOTES: Work with RS facing throughout.

DIRECTIONS:

BLOCK: (make 35)
With A, chain 4; join with slip st in first ch to form a ring.
Round 1: (RS) Ch 3 (counts as first dc here and throughout), work 15 dc in ring; join with slip st in top of beginning ch 16 dc. Fasten off.
Round 2: Join B with slip st in any dc, ch 3, dc in same dc, 2 dc in each dc around; join with slip st in top of beginning ch 32 dc. Fasten off.
Round 3: Join C with slip st in any dc, ch 3, 2 dc in same st, skip next dc, *3 dc in next dc, skip next dc; repeat from * around; join with slip st in top of beginning ch 48 dc, consisting of 16 3-dc groups. Fasten off.
Round 4: Join D with sc in any space between 3-dc groups, ch 3, 3 dc in side of sc just made (point made), *skip next 3 dc, sc in next space between 3-dc groups, ch 3, 3 dc in side of sc just made (point made); repeat from * around; join with slip st in first sc 16 points. Fasten off.
Round 5: Join B with sc in any ch-3 space, 3 dc in next sc, *sc in next ch-3 space, 3 dc in next sc; repeat from * around; join with slip st in first sc 16 3-dc groups. Fasten off.
Round 6: Join E with slip st in any sc, ch 4, (3 tr, ch 1, 4 tr) in same sc, *skip next dc, dc in next 2 dc, dc in next sc, hdc in next 3 dc, sc in next sc, hdc in next 3 dc, dc in next sc, dc in next 2 dc, skip next dc, (4 tr, ch 1, 4 tr) in next sc; repeat from * around; join with slip st in top of beginning ch. Fasten off.
Round 7: Join F with sc in any corner ch-1 space, 2 sc in same space, *sc in each st to next corner ch-1 space, 3 sc in corner; repeat from * around; join with slip st in first sc 96 sc. Fasten off.

FINISHING:
Arrange blocks into a rectangle 5 blocks wide and 7 blocks long. Sew neighboring blocks together with F. Hold blocks with RS together and whip stitch through back loops only.

BORDER:
Round 1: (RS) Join F with slip st in any st, ch 1, sc in each st around, working 3 sc in each corner; join with slip st in first sc. Fasten off.
Round 2: Join E with slip st in back loop of any st, ch 1, working in back loops only, sc in each sc around, working 3 sc in each corner; join with slip st in first sc. Fasten off.
Round 3: With D, repeat Round 2.
Round 4: With C, repeat Round 2.
Round 5: Join E with slip st in any corner st, ch 3, 4 dc in same st, skip next st, dc across to 1 st before next corner st, skip next st, *5 dc in corner st, skip next st, dc across to 1 st before next corner st, skip next st; repeat from * around; join with slip st in top of turning ch. Fasten off.
Round 6 and 7: Repeat Rounds 3 and 4.
Round 8: With E, repeat Round 1.
Round 9: With B, repeat Round 1.

Using yarn needle, weave in all ends.

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