Use a free crochet shawl pattern like this one to make for yourself or a friend. It's an easy crochet pattern from Bernat Yarns that will add a touch of elegance to any outfit.
Solids: 85 g/3 oz 2 balls OR Ombres: 70 g/2.4 oz 3 balls
Size 4 mm (U.S. G or 6) crochet hook or size needed to obtain gauge.
GAUGE: 4 shells and 6 rows = 4 ins [10 cm].
Ch 238 loosely.
Foundation row: (RS). 1 sc in 2nd ch from hook. Miss next 3 ch. [(1 dc. Ch 1) 3 times. 1 dc] in next ch – Shell made. *Miss next 5 ch. Shell in next sc. Rep from * to last 4 ch. Miss next 3 ch. 1 sc in last ch. Turn. 39 Shells.
1st row: Ch 5 (counts as dtr). 1 sc in center ch-1 sp of first Shell. *Ch 5. 1 sc in center ch-1 sp of next Shell. Rep from * to last sc. 1 dtr in last sc. Turn.
2nd row: Ch 1. 1 sc in first sc. *Shell in 3rd ch of ch 5. Rep from * to last sc. 1 sc in last sc.
Rep last 2 rows until 1 Shell rem. Fasten off.