Summer Breeze Throw Free Crochet Pattern

I’m pretty sure we all love the sunshine of summer days and cookouts. Now you can keep the chill of cool summer nights off with the Summer Breeze Throw. Great for sitting around a firepit or even wrapping it around yourself for a walk on the beach.

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SUMMER BREEZE THROW


Finished Size: 52” x 60″ after blocking

Yarn: Red Heart Super Saver Ombre in Deep Teal

Crochet Hook: Size I/9 (5.5 mm)

Notions: Yarn Needle

Gauge: 2 pattern repeats & 10 rows = 5 inches (before blocking)

Pattern Notes:
– Throw was blocked to open up stitch pattern. If you don’t want to block the throw, consider adjusting the pattern size by adding 84 stitches to beg chain (ch 244).
– Adjust pattern to any size by adding or subtracting 12 stitches at a time. (Ex: 12, 24, 36, 48….)
– Swatch is provided if you would like to practice the stitch on a smaller scale before beginning throw.

Special Stitches: Shell – 5 dc in indicated stitch

Abbreviations

ch – chain
sl st – slip stitch
sc – single crochet
dc – double crochet
hk – hook
yo – yarn over


SWATCH


Ch 40,
Row 1: (RS) 2 dc in 4th ch from hook (ch 3 counts as dc), sk next 2 ch, sc in next ch, ch 5, sk next 5 ch, sc in next ch, sk next 2 ch, *shell in next ch, sk next 2 ch, sc in next ch, ch 5, sk next 5 ch, sc in next sc, sk next 2 ch, repeat from * across, 3 dc in last ch, turn.

Row 2: (WS) Ch1, sc in 1st dc, *ch 5, sc in next ch-5 sp, ch 5, sk next sc, sc in 3rd dc of shell, repeat from * across, sc in 3rd ch of beg ch 3, turn.

Row 3: Ch 5 (counts as dc plus ch 2), sc in next ch-5 sp, shell in next sc, sc in next ch-5 sp, *ch 5, sc in next ch-5 sp, shell in next sc, sc in next ch-5 sp, repeat from * across to last sc, ch 2, dc in last sc, turn.

Row 4: Ch 1, sc in 1st dc, ch 5, sk next sc, sc in 3rd dc of shell, ch 5, *sc in next ch5 sp, ch 5, sk next sc, sc in 3rd dc of shell, ch 5, repeat from * across to last ch-2 sp, sc in 3rd ch of beg ch 5, turn.

Row 5: Ch 3 (counts as dc), 2 dc in 1st sc, sc in next ch-5 sp, ch 5, sc in next ch-5 sp, *shell in next sc, sc in next ch-5 sp, ch 5, sc in next ch-5 sp, repeat from * across to last sc, 3 dc in last sc, turn.

Row 6 – 13: Repeat rows 2 – 5.
Fasten off.


If you’re joining from the Sun At Home Event, on Monday, May 17, 2020, you can download the pattern PDF for the Summer Breeze Throw via Ravelry – just click the link below. 


THROW

Ch 160,
Row 1: (RS) 2 dc in 4th ch from hook (ch 3 counts as dc), sk next 2 ch, sc in next ch, ch 5, sk next 5 ch, sc in next ch, sk next 2 ch, *shell in next ch, sk next 2 ch, sc in next ch, ch 5, sk next 5 ch, sc in next sc, sk next 2 ch, repeat from * across, 3 dc in last ch, turn.

Row 2: (WS) Ch1, sc in 1st dc, * ch 5, sc in next ch-5 sp, ch 5, sk next sc, sc in 3rd dc of shell, repeat from * across, sc in 3rd ch of beg ch 3, turn.

Row 3: Ch 5 (counts as dc plus ch 2), sc in next ch-5 sp, shell in next sc, sc in next ch-5 sp, *ch 5, sc in next ch-5 sp, shell in next sc, sc in next ch-5 sp, repeat from * across to last sc, ch 2, dc in last sc, turn.

Row 4: Ch 1, sc in 1st dc, ch 5, sk next sc, sc in 3rd dc of shell, ch 5, *sc in next ch5 sp, ch 5, sk next sc, sc in 3rd dc of shell, ch 5, repeat from * across to last ch-2 sp, sc in 3rd ch of beg ch 5, turn.

Row 5: Ch3 (counts as dc), 2 dc in 1st sc, sc in next ch-5 sp, ch 5, sc in next ch-5 sp, *shell in next sc, sc in next ch-5 sp, ch 5, sc in next ch-5 sp, repeat from * across to last sc, 3 dc in last sc, turn.

Row 6 – 86: Repeat rows 2 – 5.


BORDER


Round 1: (RS) ch 1, 3 sc in 1st sc, 5 sc in next ch-5 sp, *sc in next sc, 5 sc in next ch-5 sp, repeat from * across, 3 sc in last sc, turn 90 degrees and working down side of throw, 2 sc in side of next dc, sc in next sc, repeat from ** to ** down side of throw, turn 90 degrees and begin working in beginning chain, 3 sc in 1st ch, ***2 sc in next ch-2 sp, sc in base of next sc, 5 sc in next ch-5 sp, sc in base of next sc, 2 sc in next ch-2 sp, sc in base of next shell,*** repeat from *** to *** across to last chain, 3 sc in last ch, turn 90 degrees and begin working up side of throw, work from ** to ** up side of throw, sl st in 1st sc to join.

Round 2: Ch1, (sc, ch 1) 2 times in next sc (should be corner sc), ch 1, sk next sc, *sc in next sc, ch 1, sk next sc, repeat from * across to corner sc, (sc, ch 1) 2 times in corner sc, sk next sc, repeat from * around, sl st in 1st sc.

Round 3: Ch1, 3 sc in corner ch-1 sp, *ch 1, sc in next ch-1 sp, ch 1, repeat from * across to corner ch-1 sp, 3 sc in corner sc, repeat from * around, sl st in 1st sc. Fasten off.

Block to finished measurements to open up stitching.


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ETSY
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Happy Crocheting!




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