Free Poinsettia Throw Crochet Pattern from RedHeart.com

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From RedHeart.com

Poinsettia Throw

This vintage-looking throw makes an ideal holiday decoration for any family get-together. It will become a keepsake you’ll use year after year!

Pattern #: LW2714

Designed By: Michele Thompson

Project Type: Seasonal, Throws/Afghans, Christmas

Skill Level: Easy

Required Supplies:

  • RED HEART® Super Saver®: 6 skeins 389 Hunter Green A; 2 skeins each 316 Soft White B and 376 Burgundy C
  • Crochet Hooks: 5.5mm [US I-9] and 5mm [US H-8]
  • Yarn needle
GAUGE: With larger hook, finished square = 4″. With larger hook, 13 sts and 15 rows in sc = 4″.  CHECK YOUR GAUGE. Use any size hook to obtain the gauge given.
Throw measures 50½ x 60”.
SQUARE (make 36)
With larger hook and C, ch 3; join with a slip st to form a ring.
Round 1 (right side): Ch 3, 11 dc in ring, join with a slip st in top of ch-3. Fasten off C.
Round 2: With right side facing, join B with a slip st in any dc, *ch 5, slip st in next dc, ch 10, skip next dc, slip st in next dc; repeat from * around; join with a slip st in first ch of ch-5—4 ch-5 Ioops; 4 ch-10 Ioops. Fasten off B.
Round 3: With right side facing, holding ch-loops forward, join A with a slip st in skipped dc under any ch-10 Ioop, ch 3 (counts as dc here and throughout),*dc in same dc as next slip st, ch 2, sc in next ch-5 Ioop in rnd 2, ch 2, dc in same dc as next slip st in round 1**, dc in next skipped dc in round 1; repeat from * around, ending last repeat at **; join with a slip st to top of beginning ch-3.
Round 4: Ch 3, dc in next dc, *2 dc in next ch-2 space, ch 3, 2 dc in next ch-2 space**, dc in next 3 dc; repeat from * around, ending last repeat at **; dc in next dc; join with a slip st in top of beginning ch-3. Fasten off.
Round 5: With right side facing, join B in any ch-3 space, ch 1, *5 sc in corner ch-3 space, sc in next 3 dc, insert hook through ch-10 Ioop in rnd 2 and into next dc and complete a sc, sc in next 3 dc; repeat from * around; join with a slip st in first sc. Fasten off.
With yarn needle and B, whipstitch 3 strips of 12 squares each together.
End Trim Row: With right side facing and larger hook, join A in top right-hand corner, ch 1, work 13 sc across short end of each strip.
Repeat end trim row across other short edge of strip.
Side Trim Row: With right side facing and larger hook, holding work horizontally, join B in right-hand corner of strip in side of last st on previous A row, ch 1, sc in each sc across, working 13 sc across each square and one sc in each row-end st of each side edge—158 sc. Fasten off.
Repeat side trim row across other long edge of strip.
PANEL (Worked on one side of 2 strips and two sides of the third strip of squares):
Row 1: With right side facing and larger hook, join A in first sc of last row, ch 1, sc in each sc across, turn—158 sc.
Rows 2-41: Ch 1, sc in each sc across, turn. Fasten off.
Cross-stitch on panels following Chart making sure that all cross-stitch borders are going in the same direction. Sew strips and panels together as pictured.
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Long Side Edging: With right side facing and smaller hook, join A in top right-hand corner, ch 1, work 211 sc evenly spaced across long edge of throw. Fasten off.
Repeat long side edging across other long edge of throw.
EDGING
Round 1: With right side facing, join B in top right-hand corner, ch 1, *3 sc in corner, work 211 sc across long edge, 3 sc in corner st, work 163 sc across short edge; join with a slip st in first sc.
Round 2: SIip st to center sc of comer 3-sc group, ch 1, sc in same sc, ***skip next sc, *(2 dc, ch 3, 2 dc) all in next sc**, skip next 2 sc, sc in next sc, skip next 2 sc; repeat from * to next corner, ending last repeat at **; skip next sc, sc in next sc; repeat from *** around, ending last repeat at **; join with a slip st in first sc. Fasten off.
ABBREVIATIONS: ch = chain; dc = double crochet; mm = millimeter; sc = single crochet; st(s) = stitch(es); [] = work directions given in brackets the number of times specified; * or ** = repeat whatever follows the * or ** as indicated.

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