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Crochet Shawl for Summer

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This crochet shawl for summer is great to wear over a dress on a chilly summer night. Try this free crochet pattern to make a pretty shawl with fringe for all of those special occasions.


Crochet Shawl for Summer

Materials:

  • Crochet hook: US size K/10.5 (6.5mm); tapestry needle (tn)
  • Caron International’s Feathers (65% acrylic / 35% nylon; 1.75oz / 50g, 70yd / 64m): 8 skeins #0009 Sandpiper
     

Instructions:

GAUGE
In pattern st, 5 [dc, ch 1] and 5 rows = 4"/10 cm
Pattern stitch is very flexible; Gauge is not crucial for this project.

STITCHES USED
Chain (ch)
Double crochet (dc)
Single crochet (sc)
Triple crochet (tr)
Slip stitch (sl st)

SHAWL

  1. Ch 4; join with a sl st to first ch to form a ring.
     
  2. Row 1: Ch 4 (counts as tr), work 2 dc, 1 tr in ring, turn—4 sts.
     
  3. Row 2: Ch 4 (counts as tr, ch 1), work [1 dc in space between sts, ch 1] twice, work [dc, ch 1, tr] in turning ch (inc), turn—5 sts/4 ch-1 spaces.
     
  4. Row 3: Ch 4 (counts as tr ch-1), [dc, ch 1, dc] in first ch-1 space (inc), ch 1, * dc in next ch-1 space, ch 1; repeat from * to turning ch, work [dc, ch 1, tr] in turning ch (inc), turn—7 sts/6 ch-1 spaces.
     
  5. Repeat Row 3, increasing 2 sts each row until there are 83 sts/82 ch-1 spaces; do not break yarn, turn.

SHELL EDGING
Continuing along upper edge, ch 1, work 1 sc in first ch-1 space, * 3 dc in next ch-1 space, sc in next ch-1 space; repeat from * to turning ch, end 1 sc in turning ch; do NOT break yarn, do NOT turn.

FRINGE
Ch 15, sc in same space as last sc (turning ch); continuing along side edge, * ch 15, sc in next space; repeat from * around, working [ch 15, sc in beginning ring] twice to turn the corner; join with a sl st to first sc of Shell edging.
Fasten off.

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Great easy project that takes only a few hours to do. I made it for my aunt, who has cancer and is in the hospital a lot, and its cold. When my grandma, mom, and daughter saw it, they wanted one too. It's light enough to want to use in the Spring in Florida and heavy enough that it keeps the chill of the hospital and church off. Looks great in solids, blended colors and ombre.

I like both of them but this one looks better.

I tend to get cold easily and I find it is the right weight in airconditioned places and looks like it would also knock a chill off the shoulders in the winter just sitting watching TV.

I love this pattern. It makes up quickly. I take it when I go to an air-conditioned area and it is just the right size.

A real cute and light wrap for summer.Love it

A nice quick to crochet pattern. I love the triangle shawl. Nice

Thanks.

I searched for this yarn and found some sellers on eBay. To help you find a current compatible yarn, it is: category 5 in weight, eyelash style, bulky, but medium weight. It is hand wash :p, and comes in 70 yard, 1.75 oz. skeins, recommended I crochet hook. It shouldn't be too hard to find something comparable. Have fun crocheting!

@crochetinc 8847204 - Thanks for bringing that to our attention. I'm sure many readers will appreciate knowing that this yarn is no longer available. We would suggest asking your local craft store what a comparable yarn would be. Thanks! -The editors of FaveCrafts

i would LOVE to make the ... " Crochet Shawl for Summer " BUT.... the yarn called for in the pattern was dis-continued YEARS AGO i talked directly to Caron & it took someone who had been theres for a long time to recognize it. perhaps readers could be re-minded to make a note of some kind that the yarn might no longer be available tks

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