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Home : Patterns : Speed Hook 2-Hour Tank
 

Free Crochet Pattern: Speed Hook 2-Hour Tank

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Lion Brand® Wool-Ease® Thick & Quick®
Pattern #: 60425
Rating: ***2.8 (based on 4 reviews)
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SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)

SIZE: Small, Medium, Large, 1X, 2X
Finished Chest 33 (36, 40, 44, 48) in. [84 (91.5, 101.5, 112, 122) cm]
Finished Length
24 (24, 24, 26, 26) in. [61 (61, 61, 66, 66) cm]
Note: Pattern is written for smallest size with changes for larger sizes in parentheses. When only one number is given, it applies to all sizes. To follow pattern more easily, circle all numbers pertaining to your size before beginning.

CORRECTIONS: None
 

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Color (A)
Wool-Ease® Thick & Quick®

Click here to enlarge image and see more about item 640-135: Wool-Ease Thick & Quick Yarn: Spice
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Color (B)
Wool-Ease® Thick & Quick®

Click here to enlarge image and see more about item 640-143: Wool-Ease Thick & Quick Yarn: Claret
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To change colors, simply select color name from the drop-down above or else click the swatch you want to change and then click a color below
Wool-Ease® Thick & Quick®
Linen Fisherman Blossom Glacier Sky Blue Cobalt Navy Raspberry
Denim Taupe Oatmeal Barley Grass Lemongrass Pumpkin Citron
Spice Apricot Cranberry Claret Fig Eggplant Charcoal Black
Grey Marble Snapdragon Cilantro Butterscotch Denim Twist Celebration Cabernet Constellation
Gemstone Galaxy Poinsettia Mystical Starlight Wheat Wood Sequoia
Mesquite Granite Sandstone Marble Blackstone Jungle Desert Flamingo
Toucan Parakeet Monarch Seagull Blue Jay Purple Martin Bluebird Raven
Hoosiers Hoyas Crimson Tigers Huskies Spartans Red Beacon Checkerboard
*Wool-Ease Thick & Quick (Article #640). Solids, Heathers, Twists, Prints, Stripes: 80% Acrylic, 20% Wool
Wheat & Wood: 86% Acrylic; 10% Wool; 4% Rayon
Oatmeal & Barley & Grey Marble: 82% Acrylic; 10% Wool; 8% Rayon
Metallics: 79% Acrylic, 20% Wool, 1% Metallic Poly; package size: Solids, Heathers, Twists, Tweeds: 6 oz./170g (106 yd/97 m)
Prints, Stripes: 5 oz./140g (87 yd/80 m)
Metallics: 5 oz./140g (92 yd/84 m)

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MATERIALS
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QUANTITY PRICE ALT QTY  
•  640-135 Wool-Ease Thick & Quick Yarn: Spice
   balls
$ 18.98  
Note: (A)
•  640-143 Wool-Ease Thick & Quick Yarn: Claret
   balls
$ 18.98  
Note: (B)
Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size S-35 'Speed Hook' (19 mm)   $ 6.99  
Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)   $ 3.59  
 

Speed Hook 2-Hour Tank

Lion Brand® Wool-Ease® Thick & Quick®

GAUGE:

4 dc + 2 rows = 4 in. [10 cm] with 1 strand each of A and B held together When you match the gauge in a pattern, your project will be the size specified in the pattern and the materials specified in the pattern will be sufficient. The needle or hook size called for in the pattern is based on what the designer used, but it is not unusual for gauge to vary from person to person. If it takes you fewer stitches and rows to make your swatch, try using a smaller size hook or needles; if more stitches and rows, try a larger size hook or needles.

Making a Gauge Swatch

STITCH EXPLANATION:

dc2tog (dc dec) Yarn over, insert hook into st and draw up a loop, yarn over and draw through 2 loops. Yarn over, insert hook into next st and draw up a loop. Yarn over, draw through 2 loops, yarn over and draw through all loops on hook.

FRONT AND BACK (make 2)
With 1 strand each of A and B held together, ch 19 (20, 22, 24, 26) loosely.
Row 1 (right side): Dc in 4th ch from hook (3 skipped ch counts as dc) and in each ch across – 17 (18, 20, 22, 24) dc.
Row 2: Ch 3 (counts as dc), turn, dc in each st across.
Repeat Row 2 until piece measures 16 in. [40.5 cm] from beg.

Shape Armhole and Neck
Row 1:
Turn, slip st in first 3 (3, 4, 4, 5) sts, ch 3 (counts as dc), dc in next 2 sts, dc2tog, leave remaining 10 (11, 12, 14, 15) sts unworked – 4 dc.
Row 2: Ch 2, turn, dc in next st (ch 2 and first dc count as dc2tog), dc2tog – 2 dc.
Rows 3-4 (4, 4, 5, 5): Ch 3 (counts as dc), turn, dc in last st – 2 dc.
Fasten off.
Join yarn at opposite side edge and repeat Rows 1-4 (4, 4, 5, 5) for armhole and neck shaping. Leave center 3 (4, 4, 6, 6) sts unworked for neck. Fasten off.

FINISHING
Sew side and shoulder seams. Weave in ends.


 
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
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ch(s) = chain(s) dc = double crochet
st(s) = stitch(es)  


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Ratings and Reviews
Pattern Average Rating: ***2.8 (based on 4 reviews)
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Speed Hook 2-Hour Tank Reviewed by robin bujak on 2011-06-22 *****
what a easy prokect to do. it is also a very fast gift for lat minute. thank you very much. it is so easy. keep creating patterns. i have 2 banker boxes of crochet patterns, quite a few are yours.


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