Row 1: (Dc, ch 1, dc) in 5th ch from hook (V-st made), *sk next 2 ch, V-st in next ch; rep from * across to last 2 ch, sk next ch, dc in last ch – 44 V-sts at the end of this row.
Rows 2-68: Ch 3, turn, V-st in ch-1 space of each V-st across, dc in top of turning ch.
Do not fasten off.
Rnd 1: Do not turn, work sc evenly spaced around entire outside edge of Throw, working 3 sc in each corner; join with sl st in first sc.
Rnd 2:*Ch 2, sl st in 2nd ch from hook, sk next sc, sl st in next 2 sc; rep from * around. Note: Sk 1 sc more or less to end evenly. Fasten off.
Weave in ends