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Striped Large Wool Crochet Blanket Pattern

Looking for a soft easy striped chunky throw? This striped wool blanket is an easy crochet pattern, that would be a great crochet blanket project to try.

The blanket has raised lines of texture. Front and back post crochet stitches give the blanket the raised lines. There is a plaid look with the squares and thin lines of color. The pretty blues mix well.

This free chunky yarn crochet pattern only has 4 stitches, double crochet and single crochet in the front and back post. It is a great beginner blanket. This large chunky wool throw blanket crochet pattern works up fast too.

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I was looking for my next project and wanted to make a super bulky soft throw blanket with using Lion Brand Thick and Chunky Yarn. I love the color of this River Run yarn.

It is a bulky gauge 6 yarn so the blanket will work up fast. The Lion Brand Wool-Ease Thick & Chunky Yarn is easy to work with.

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There are lots of different colors of Lion Brand Wool-Ease Thick and Chunky Yarn, perfect for a soft throw for anyone’s decor. You can easily scale the blanket up or down.

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Supplies

  • Scissors
  • tapestry needle
  • N, 9 mm crochet hook
  • 10 – 5 oz (140 g) Lion Brand Wool-Ease Thick & Quick Yarn – Dusk or any super bulky gauge 6 yarn 87 yard ea
  • 6 – 6 oz (179 g) Lion Brand Wool-Ease Thick & Quick Yarn – Glacier or any super bulky gauge 6 yarn 106 yd ea
  • 6 – 6 oz (179 g) Lion Brand Wool-Ease Thick & Quick Yarn – Navy or any super bulky gauge 6 yarn 106 yd ea

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Abbreviations – US Term

  • ch – chain
  • yo – yarn over
  • sc – single crochet
  • dc – double crochet
  • fpdc– double crochet front post
  • bpdc – double crochet back post
  • fpsc – single crochet front post
  • fpsc – single crochet back post

front post single crochet stitch – insert the hook behind the post from the front across the post and through the other side, pull up a loop, yo, pull thru 2 loops on your hook. For more info here, from yarnspirations.com.

back post single crochet stitch – insert the hook behind the post from the front across the post and through the other side, pull up a loop, yo, pull thru 2 loops on your hook. For more info here, from yarnspirations.com.

front post double crochet stitch – yarn over, insert the hook behind the post from the front across the post and through the other side, yo, pull up a loop, yo, pull thru 2 loops on your hook, yo, pull thru remaining two loops on your hook. For more info here, from yarnspirations.com.

back post double crochet stitch – yarn over, insert the hook from the back of the post, yo, pull up a loop, yo, pull thru 2 loops on your hook, yo, pull thru remaining two loops on your hook. For more info here, from yarnspirations.com.

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To make the blanket larger or smaller use a multiple of 4 plus 3 for the chain. The turning chain counts as the first stitch of the row. If wanted to make a 50 x 64 blanket you would want to chain 103.

Approx. size of throw blanket: 44 in x 64 in (112 cm x 163 cm)

Gauge: 8 dc stitch x 4 row of dc plus 1 row of sc = 4 in (10.16 cm)

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Chain 87

Color A – Dusk

Row 1: Dc in the 4th chain from the hook. Dc in the next chain and to the end of the row. Chain 3 and turn.

Row 2: Turning chain counts as first dc. Dc in the 2nd stitch and the following 2 stitches, *bpdc in the next stitch. Dc in the next 3 stitches*. Repeat** until the end of the row. Your last stitch will be a dc. (for 4 dc in a row) Chain 1 and turn.

Color B – Navy

Row 3: Turning chain counts as first sc. sc in the 2nd stitch and the following 2 stitches, *fpsc in the next stitch. sc in the next 3 stitches*. Repeat** until the end of the row. Your last stitch will be a sc. (for 4 sc in a row) Chain 3 and turn.

Color C- Glacier

Row 4: Turning chain counts as first dc. Dc in the 2nd stitch and the following 2 stitches, *bpdc in the next stitch. Dc in the next 3 stitches*. Repeat** until the end of the row. Your last stitch will be a dc. (for 4 dc in a row) Chain 3 and turn.

Row 5: Turning chain counts as first dc. dc in the 2nd stitch and the following 2 stitches, *fpdc in the next stitch. dc in the next 3stitches*. Repeat** until the end of the row. Your last stitch will be a dc. (for 4 dc in a row) Chain 1 and turn.

Color B- Navy

Row 6: Turning chain counts as first sc. sc in the 2nd stitch and the following 2 stitches, *bpsc in the next stitch. sc in the next 3 stitches*. Repeat** until the end of the row. Your last stitch will be a sc. (for 4 sc in a row) Chain 3 and turn.

Color A – Dusk

Row 7: Turning chain counts as first dc. Dc in the 2nd stitch and the following 2 stitches, *fpdc in the next stitch. Dc in the next 3 stitches*. Repeat** until the end of the row. Your last stitch will be a dc. (for 4 dc in a row) Chain 3 and turn.

Row 8: Turning chain counts as first dc. dc in the 2nd stitch and the following 2 stitches, *bpdc in the next stitch. dc in the next 3stitches*. Repeat** until the end of the row. Your last stitch will be a dc. (for 4 dc in a row) Chain 1 and turn.

Color C – Glacier

Row 9: Turning chain counts as first sc. sc in the 2nd stitch and the following 2 stitches, *fpsc in the next stitch. sc in the next 3 stitches*. Repeat** until the end of the row. Your last stitch will be a sc. (for 4 sc in a row) Chain 3 and turn.

Color B – Navy

Row 10: Turning chain counts as first dc. Dc in the 2nd stitch and the following 2 stitches, *bpdc in the next stitch. Dc in the next 3 stitches*. Repeat** until the end of the row. Your last stitch will be a dc. (for 4 dc in a row) Chain 3 and turn.

Row 11: Turning chain counts as first dc. dc in the 2nd stitch and the following 2 stitches, *fpdc in the next stitch. dc in the next 3stitches*. Repeat** until the end of the row. Your last stitch will be a dc. (for 4 dc in a row) Chain 1 and turn.

Color C – Glacier

Row 12: Turning chain counts as first sc. sc in the 2nd stitch and the following 2 stitches, *bpsc in the next stitch. sc in the next 3 stitches*. Repeat** until the end of the row. Your last stitch will be a sc. (for 4 sc in a row) Chain 3 and turn.

Color A Dusk

Row 13: Turning chain counts as first dc. Dc in the 2nd stitch and the following 2 stitches, *fpdc in the next stitch. Dc in the next 3 stitches*. Repeat** until the end of the row. Your last stitch will be a dc. (for 4 dc in a row) Chain 3 and turn.

Row 14-24: Repeat rows 2-12.

Repeat rows 13 and 2-12 until you have 98 rows or you run out of yarn ending on a complete row of the same color. There are 8 repeats of the color combos plus 2 more rows of the dusk. Cut ends and weave in ends.

The repeat is 2 rows of double crochet alternating front and back post so the post shows all on the same side. then one row of single crochet.

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Easy Striped Large Crochet Blanket

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Materials

  • Scissors
  • tapestry needle
  • N, 9 mm crochet hook
  • 10 - 5 oz (140 g) Lion Brand Wool-Ease Thick & Quick Yarn – Dusk or any super bulky gauge 6 yarn 87 yard ea
  • 6 - 6 oz (179 g) Lion Brand Wool-Ease Thick & Quick Yarn – Glacier or any super bulky gauge 6 yarn 106 yd ea
  • 6 - 6 oz (179 g) Lion Brand Wool-Ease Thick & Quick Yarn – Navy or any super bulky gauge 6 yarn 106 yd ea

Instructions

  1. Chain 87
  2. Color A - Dusk
  3. Row 1: Dc in the 4th chain from the hook. Dc in the next chain and to the end of the row. Chain 3 and turn.
  4. Row 2: Turning chain counts as first dc. Dc in the 2nd stitch and the following 2 stitches, *bpdc in the next stitch. Dc in the next 3 stitches*. Repeat** until the end of the row. Your last stitch will be a dc. (for 4 dc in a row) Chain 1 and turn.
  5. Color B - Navy
  6. Row 3: Turning chain counts as first sc. sc in the 2nd stitch and the following 2 stitches, *fpsc in the next stitch. sc in the next 3 stitches*. Repeat** until the end of the row. Your last stitch will be a sc. (for 4 sc in a row) Chain 3 and turn.
  7. Color C- Glacier
  8. Row 4: Turning chain counts as first dc. Dc in the 2nd stitch and the following 2 stitches, *bpdc in the next stitch. Dc in the next 3 stitches*. Repeat** until the end of the row. Your last stitch will be a dc. (for 4 dc in a row) Chain 3 and turn.
  9. Row 5: Turning chain counts as first dc. dc in the 2nd stitch and the following 2 stitches, *fpdc in the next stitch. dc in the next 3stitches*. Repeat** until the end of the row. Your last stitch will be a dc. (for 4 dc in a row) Chain 1 and turn.
  10. Color B- Navy
  11. Row 6: Turning chain counts as first sc. sc in the 2nd stitch and the following 2 stitches, *bpsc in the next stitch. sc in the next 3 stitches*. Repeat** until the end of the row. Your last stitch will be a sc. (for 4 sc in a row) Chain 3 and turn.
  12. Color A - Dusk
  13. Row 7: Turning chain counts as first dc. Dc in the 2nd stitch and the following 2 stitches, *fpdc in the next stitch. Dc in the next 3 stitches*. Repeat** until the end of the row. Your last stitch will be a dc. (for 4 dc in a row) Chain 3 and turn.
  14. Row 8: Turning chain counts as first dc. dc in the 2nd stitch and the following 2 stitches, *bpdc in the next stitch. dc in the next 3stitches*. Repeat** until the end of the row. Your last stitch will be a dc. (for 4 dc in a row) Chain 1 and turn.
  15. Color C - Glacier
  16. Row 9: Turning chain counts as first sc. sc in the 2nd stitch and the following 2 stitches, *fpsc in the next stitch. sc in the next 3 stitches*. Repeat** until the end of the row. Your last stitch will be a sc. (for 4 sc in a row) Chain 3 and turn.
  17. Color B - Navy
  18. Row 10: Turning chain counts as first dc. Dc in the 2nd stitch and the following 2 stitches, *bpdc in the next stitch. Dc in the next 3 stitches*. Repeat** until the end of the row. Your last stitch will be a dc. (for 4 dc in a row) Chain 3 and turn.
  19. Row 11: Turning chain counts as first dc. dc in the 2nd stitch and the following 2 stitches, *fpdc in the next stitch. dc in the next 3stitches*. Repeat** until the end of the row. Your last stitch will be a dc. (for 4 dc in a row) Chain 1 and turn.
  20. Color C - Glacier
  21. Row 12: Turning chain counts as first sc. sc in the 2nd stitch and the following 2 stitches, *bpsc in the next stitch. sc in the next 3 stitches*. Repeat** until the end of the row. Your last stitch will be a sc. (for 4 sc in a row) Chain 3 and turn.
  22. Color A Dusk
  23. Row 13: Turning chain counts as first dc. Dc in the 2nd stitch and the following 2 stitches, *fpdc in the next stitch. Dc in the next 3 stitches*. Repeat** until the end of the row. Your last stitch will be a dc. (for 4 dc in a row) Chain 3 and turn.
  24. Row 14-24: Repeat rows 2-12.
  25. Repeat rows 13 and 2-12 until you have 98 rows or you run out of yarn ending on a complete row of the same color. There are 8 repeats of the color combos plus 2 more rows of the dusk. Cut ends and weave in ends.
  26. The repeat is 2 rows of double crochet alternating front and back post so the post shows all on the same side. then one row of single crochet.

Notes

Abbreviations – US Term

  • ch – chain
  • yo – yarn over
  • sc - single crochet
  • dc – double crochet
  • fpdc– double crochet front post
  • bpdc – double crochet back post
  • fpsc - single crochet front post
  • fpsc - single crochet back post


front post single crochet stitch - insert the hook behind the post from the front across the post and through the other side, pull up a loop, yo, pull thru 2 loops on your hook. For more info here, from yarnspirations.com.


back post single crochet stitch - insert the hook behind the post from the front across the post and through the other side, pull up a loop, yo, pull thru 2 loops on your hook. For more info here, from yarnspirations.com.


front post double crochet stitch – yarn over, insert the hook behind the post from the front across the post and through the other side, yo, pull up a loop, yo, pull thru 2 loops on your hook, yo, pull thru remaining two loops on your hook. For more info here, from yarnspirations.com.

back post double crochet stitch – yarn over, insert the hook from the back of the post, yo, pull up a loop, yo, pull thru 2 loops on your hook, yo, pull thru remaining two loops on your hook. For more info here, from yarnspirations.com.

To make the blanket larger or smaller use a multiple of 4 plus 3 for the chain. The turning chain counts as the first stitch of the row. If wanted to make a 50 x 64 blanket you would want to chain 103.

Approx. size of throw blanket: 44 in x 64 in (112 cm x 163 cm)

Gauge: 8 dc stitch x 4 row of dc plus 1 row of sc = 4 in (10.16 cm)

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